The word “Marble” comes from the “Greek” words meaning “Shining Stone”. It is a metamorphic stone found in mountainous regions all over the world. It is a naturally occurring stone and no two pieces are exactly alike. Mable has become a cultural symbol of tradition and refined taste. Latera now imports high end marble from all over the world, that is versatile enough for installation in all types of commercial and home applications.
Limestone is a naturally occurring sedimentary rock that is commonly used in architecture and the built environment all over the world. From the Great Pyramid and its associated complex in Giza, Egypt to high-end luxury cut stone work in Texas and the rest of the United States, Limestone is commonly used because of it’s relative ease of workmanship and how well it stands up to exposure. St. Pierre Limestone is a very dense and aesthetically attractive limestone. In addition, it’s extremely durable, and features a fine grain and compact mineral structure that includes fossilized marine organisms that add visual interest