Granite The cultured granite appearance is created by blending colored chips into the resin matrix. These chips can be made from cultured marble castings, thermoplastics, or even actual granite stone that has been ground into particles. The cultured granite matrix usually consists of polyester resin, initiator, colored chips, and ATH filler.
Cultured Granite. Cultured Granite is also a cast composite made with a similar process to cultured marble, but using a different filler. The end product has an aggregate look similar to what major solid surface manufacturers are creating.. Just as with cultured marble, our cultured granite can be molded into bathroom sinks, countertops, shower walls, bathtubs, and other products.
This pushed the natural stone market to come up with a sawing process to produce a lighter similar product. Hence, began the age of natural stone veneer. When considering whether to use the thin cut natural stone veneer or cultured stone one must take into account raw material cost, installation cost, finished look and longevity.
Cultured granite products are created by blending granite like particulate with resin. The result is a natural looking pattern creating the appearance of granite, which we call Cultured Granite. Cultured granite is cast in molds creating a variety of bathtubs, backsplashes, sinks, trim moldings, shower walls, countertops, and shower pans.
Cultured Granite Eastonite TM Made through the same process as cultured marble and onyx, Eastonite looks like granite or solid surface, but costs much less. Eastonite is a product in the cultured granite family. It is popular in both kitchens and baths. Unlike natural stone or solid surface, Eastonite can be used for the tub, shower ...
Jun 22, 2018 Cultured Stone also uses low-emitting materials and manufacturing processes in the production of its products, including a closed-loop system for water consumption. Between 2006 and 2009, Cultured Stones North American plant saw a 50 drop in water consumption. Natural Stone Versus Composite Countertops
Beauty, Versatility in design, seamless construction, cleanability and low cost are the main advantages of utilizing Cultured Marble and Cultured Granite for your bathroom. TruStone Photofusion TruStone is a Photofusion process where images are heat transferred to your surface.