This type of stone is one of the most requested both nationally and internationally. Directly from the foothills of the Natural Park of Serra de Aire e Candeeiros, the Gasgogne beige limestone is characterized for presenting different variations adapted to all tastes and environments. Also known as a variant of Moleanos shelly, this limestone is internationally known for highlighting the different and deploying durability in the stone world. In the case of this type, this beige limestone with a compact aspect, integrates an alignment of medium size brownish grains and fossils, which is known as veinage. It is recommended for interior or exterior cladding as well as interior flooring.
Abrasive treatments with repeated applications result in a shiny surface, highlights the colour and properties of the natural stone.
A honed finish is identical to the polished finish, the surface is smooth but without glare or light reflections.
Abrasive brushes under high pressure generate a touch-sensitive and smooth surface of natural stone.
Hitting the material, with a masonry tool called a bush hammer, that generates uniformly distributed craters of different sizes over the surface of natural stone.
Scratched finish is applied so that the surface exhibits a texture with straight reliefs and natural colours.
Rough and irregular surface with small furrows and undulations in a mate tone.
Blasting silica sand against the material through an air gun and generates very small craters.
Exposing the surface of the stone directly to a high-temperature flame that generates a thin roughness.
Splitting stone either by hand or by machine so that the surface exhibits a natural quarry texture.