Lightweight Stone comprises a real thin stone veneer, typically 5mm, which has been laminated to a honeycomb core to provide superior strength and flexibility compared to standard thickness 2cm stone.
- Standard stone has very little strength apart from compression!
- Our Lightweight Stone panels are considerably stronger than 2cm natural stone!
- Standard stone has no flexural strength at all!
- Our lightweight Stone panels provide flexural movement!
- Standard stone weighs around 58 kilo’s per square metre!
- Our lightweight Stone panels weigh from just 14 kilo’s per square metre!
- Large format standard stone requires expensive fixing systems!
- Our Lightweight Stone panels can simply be fixed with adhesive!
It has been proved that our Lightweight Stone panels can provide substantial savings over 2cm stone as an overall installed cost!