Engineered Stone

Engineered stone is a composite material comprising of crushed natural quartz, pigments and resin used to emulate natural stone.   The polyester resin binding agents allow some flexibility and are less porous than most marble and granite.  However, polyester resins are not completely UV stable and therefore engineered stone should not be used in external applications as continuous exposure to UV can cause discoloration of the stone, and breakdown of the resin binder.  Some engineered stones we’ve used: