Uses of stones

  • Broken stones and chips are used for foundation, roofs, and floors of the building and as road metal and railway ballast.
  • Stones blocks are mainly used in walls, foundation, and ornamental facial work.
  • Quartzite is used for rubble masonry, road metalling and also as aggregate for concrete.
  • Limestone slabs are used for flooring, paving, and roofing.
  • Slates are used as roofing and flooring material.
  • Granite is used for important works like bridge abutments, pipers etc.
  • Marble is extremely suitable for the ornamental and superior type of building work.
  • Crushed stone is used as an alternative substitute for artificial sand.
  • Insulators in electrical appliances.
  • Good and durable construction material.



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