Advantages of travertine
High color variation
The strength of this stone is very good
It has very few seams and gaps
It has excellent cutting and polishing
The extraction conditions of this stone are suitable
Its beauty is special and unique
Due to its easier porosity, it adheres to the mortar and has a better installation
Types of travertine available in the Iranian market
Hajiabad travertine: Hajiabad travertine is relatively heavier and more durable than other types of travertine stones and a cover is used to install it on a high facade. This stone has a great variety of colors and its colors start from dark brown and reach light and white. The whiter and brighter the stone, the more popular it becomes with its consumers. For this reason, Hajiabad light stone has a higher price than its dark colors. This stone has two types of designs, small and large, and its designs are selected according to the tastes of builders and designers. It is interesting to know that Hajiabad travertine stones are also called bone stones. The material of this stone is such that it is resistant to possible pressures, hard blows, connection to the facade as well as transportation and has a very good polishability.
Abbas Abad travertine stone:
It is one of the most famous types in Iran. This stone is present in Abbasabad mines in Mahallat city of Isfahan and is used for building facades. Because it has high beauty, good polishing and a lot of resistance Abbas Abad waveless stone is another example that is used in all facades. This stone shows good resistance to environmental changes such as freezing and humidity, and because of its light weight and reasonable price, it is very popular in the market. This stone is produced in two colors, cream and white.