Called Black Estremoz by LSI, this marble with a white background and black veins can also have the following connotation: New Ruivina. Being a type of marble extracted in the same area as the Ruivina marble it may be easily confused. However, it should be noted that they have different characteristics depending on the way the blocks are extracted, as well as the specific area of each quarry. This type of marble is regularly used in interior cladding such as flooring. It is a great option for those who appreciate contrast and personality in every detail.
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.
Blasting silica sand against the material through an air gun and generates very small craters.
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.
Brushing the slab with a range of brushes and the result is a slightly undulating surface, very soft, warm and smooth to the touch.
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.