What’s the difference between natural marble and artificial marble?

What’s the difference between natural marble and artificial marble?

As we all know, marble is a good grade product.So many families use marble in their decoration, and marble has natural marble and faux marble.They are very common. And whether it is artificial marble or natural marble has its own advantages and disadvantages.



    Artificial marble is to use the macadam of natural marble or granite to be filling material, with cement, gesso and unsaturated polyester resin to be adhesive, and formed by stirring, grinding and polishing.

The natural marble is the metamorphic rock formed by the action of high temperature and high pressure in the crust.It is mainly composed of calcite, limestone, serpentine and dolomite.


Advantages and disadvantages of natural marble and artificial marble.

    The advantage of natural marble is decorative pattern nature, feel is good after polishing and hardness is strong. Want wear-resisting much more than scagliola, not afraid colouring.The disadvantage of natural marble is that it cannot be seamless and the grains at the splicing point cannot be completely aligned. Natural marble is brittle and difficult to repair.

The advantage of artificial marble is a variety of colors.The connection of marble is not obvious so there is a strong integrity.It is more flexible than natural marble.Artificial marble is chemical synthesis material, its hardness is small, easy to scratched and stain.

Post time: Dec-29-2020