Frequently asked questions on natural stone products

Q. Does Regatta Universal Exports have CE certificate for its stone products?

A. Yes, in addition to several other certificates, Regatta Universal Exports holds CE Certificate.

Q. Is Indian sandstone frost resistant?

A. Not exactly all, but most Indian sandstone varieties are frost resistant.

Q. Can we combine stones from North India with stones from south India?

A. Practically this is not feasible, because of the huge distance between quarrying and processing centers of North and South India (2500 kilometers). The high transportation cost of granite might lead to an overall increase in the product cost. To avoid this, separate containers for North and South India granite variants are made.

Q. What is natural stone?

A. As the name suggests, natural stone occurs naturally on or beneath the earth’s surface. Its formation is a result of numerous geological changes that took place inside the earth’s crust for millions of years. Depending on these changes, a wide variety of color and characteristics can be observed in different natural stones. On the basis of these changes, composition and characteristic colors and patterns; natural stones have been classified into various categories, such as granite, marble, limestone, quartzite, sandstone, and slate.

Q. What are the different types of natural stone?

A. There are hundreds of different types of natural stone, but not all of them are suitable for construction purposes; probably due to varying levels of hardness, durability and aesthetic characteristics. The natural stones that are widely popular across the world and so do we offer to include:

– Quartzite
– Limestone
– Marble
– Sandstone
– Slate
– Stone articles and monuments

Based on their appearance and properties, different stones are suitable for different construction projects that may vary from interior/exterior decoration to landscape designing. Their various applications may include flooring, paving, cladding and roofing.