The beauty of natural stone can’t be denied, which are formed over thousands and in some cases, millions of years, making each slab totally unique adding warmth to any project.
In all cases natural stone is heavy, prone to staining and acid etching making stone less fit for purpose in kitchens or bathrooms for modern day living.
Technology at FLORIM has come a long way, creating the “FLORIM stone” brand which offers an incredible choice of man-made engineered slabs specifically designed for kitchen worktops and countertops. Each slab is totally unique made up of a natural blend of clay’s and mineral colours, capturing the natural beauty of stone, metals and concrete without the maintenance issues.
FLORIM stone sheets are:
Impervious porcelain stoneware;
Resistant to high temperatures, UV rays and atmospheric stress;
Completely waterproof, hygienic and easy to clean.
FLORIM stone porcelain stoneware is a mixture of natural materials pressed and subjected to a firing process at over 2,100 degrees Fahrenheit that makes it resistant to wear, mechanical stress and thermal stress. Even the hottest pans. It is a material that caters to your every culinary experiment and the failed ones clean up easily. FLORIM stone does not contain resins, it is hygienic and it is entirely safe in contact with any food. The colour does not change over time and the surface does not scratch making them ideal for counter tops.
Color – is available in two finishes (glossy and matte) that are at the two extremes of elegance – black and white. It is an essential chromatic dualism that develops the desires of those seeking brightness and cleanliness on white and the elegance of space on black. Sizes 160×320 cm, thickness – 6mm, 12mm or 20mm. Available in Black or White in matte and gloss.
Cement – light gray is the closest colour to cement which has a classic matte finish. The white and dark gray are characterised by velvet surfaces, always with a uniform and matte appearance, but they offer a slightly wavy structure to the touch. It is an almost imperceptible movement that gives the material great depth and makes it pleasant to touch. Sizes 160×320 cm, thickness – 6mm, 12mm or 20mm. Available in 3 colours.
Marble – Marquinia, Statuary, Calacatta and Calacatta Gold marble are just some of the FLORIM stone marble choices, with 11 stunning effects to choose from, this stunning range is designed to dominate any space with elegance and uncompromising functionality. Imposing porcelain stoneware sheets interpret these unusual precious essences, extremely difficult to find, especially in such large formats. Sizes 160×320 cm, thickness – 6mm, 12mm or 20mm. Available in 11 colours in matt, gloss and velvet.
Metal – A metal effect, available in two colour schemes, gives the kitchen a note of creativity for those seeking unique furnishing choices. They are easy to clean, they do not release toxic substances in contact with foods and they are easy to maintain. Obtained from a damp ground mixture of natural raw materials, compacted and fired it withstands wear, solvents, disinfectants and detergents. Unattainable qualities for metals used as countertops. Sizes 160×320 cm, thickness – 6mm, 12mm or 20mm. Available in 2 colours in matte only.
Stone – Vintage, elegant, modern, essential – the most recent stylistic trends find their own furnishing finish in the proposed stones without any functional compromises. Sizes 160×320 cm, thickness – 6mm, 12mm or 20mm. Available in 6 colours in matte or velvet.