Limestone is an elegant sedimentary rock composed of natural minerals. It features the beauty of natural crystallization with the help of shell fragments and the skeletons of microscopic organisms. Calcium carbonate is a naturally occurring mineral refined by stages of washing, crushing, and refining in order to make the best limestone tile available!
Limestone tiles in Louisiana and beyond are renowned for their durability; their ability to withstand decades of normal wear and tear is hard to beat. However, it’s best to have your limestone installed by the tile professionals at The Stone Gallery because the inflexible nature of the material can pose a challenge to those inexperienced with handling it.
People looking for limestone tile in New Orleans often ask themselves how much of a hassle it might be to upkeep them. Thankfully, limestone tiles are relatively easy to maintain, which makes them the perfect solution for both home use and commercial spaces that see a lot of traffic.
Cleaning limestone tile in New Orleans is a breeze. Simply sweep down the tile with a soft broom or wipe down the tile with a soft cloth, and then you can use your favorite soap to remove any messes, such as spills or bits of food or soap scum. Keep in mind that you don’t want to use solvents that are specifically acidic in nature so as to avoid eating away at the finish.
Take a look at our elegant olive-green honed limestone tiles for a bit of old-world charm, or perhaps the Palacio Versailles pattern limestone for a classic New Orleans Romance touch. Our Champagne-colored Honed Limestone pairs beautifully with white bases and backgrounds, and our Elevations Limestone series strikes a commanding presence anywhere it’s installed.
If you’re ready to embrace the natural elegance of limestone tile in Louisiana, reach out to our team of expert craftsmen at the Stone Gallery to learn more today!