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Natural Stone Sealers
All natural stone is porous because of the sheer number of capillary pores that liquids and gases can move around. There are many types of natural stone, such as; sandstone, limestone, marble, travertine, slate, granite and basalt; all have porous materials that act like hard sponges, and soak up liquids, dissolved salts and minerals over a long period of time. To prevent natural stone from staining a treatment should be applied to the surface it once it has been laid.
Paving Your Patio with Indian Sandstone
The use of Indian sandstone paving on your patio areas creates a distinctive look for your garden. With interesting variations in the stones and the smooth and tranquil tone of colours that are revealed after rain or during sunny days, Indian Sandstone can fill your garden space with a mysterious beauty.