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Alberene SoapstoneTM

Soapstone | Quarried in Schuyler, VA, USA

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The unique rustic look and industrial style of ALBERENE SOAPSTONETM have made it a designer choice since 1883. Its unusual thermal properties and closely-packed structure make it perfect for large spaces and heated flooring.

This stone is heat and acid resistant. It’s as tough as it gets!

Physical test results

Absorption by weight

ASTM C97

0.11%

0.11%

Density

ASTM C97

179.7lb/ft3

2 878.52kg/m3

Compressive strength

ASTM C170

4 180Psi

28.82MPa

Modulus of rupture

ASTM C99

1 490Psi

10.27MPa

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Blogs

Grey Soapstone Countertops keep this LA kitchen light and bright

Grey Soapstone Countertops keep this LA kitchen light and bright

 

Award-winning lifestyle host Laurie March has home improvement in her DNA. A third-generation remodeler (her great grandparents started a roofing company), the host and creative force behind HGTV’s The House Counselor first discovered her passion for taking on a diverse range of design challenges after moving to Los Angeles in the early 2000s.

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Creating Flat Mountain Farm, a Micro-Resort with Maximum Luxury

Creating Flat Mountain Farm, a Micro-Resort with Maximum Luxury

 

 

Christopher and Margaret Shutze, the husband-and-wife duo of Shutze Studio who were recently featured in Southern Living Magazine, have spent their careers creating award-winning bespoke furniture and interiors for clients around the world. They also ran a side business, hosting the occasional wedding on the three acres they owned in Boulder, Colorado. But they had a vision for something both bigger and more personal.

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A Sustainable Modern Homestead Takes Shape With Alberene Soapstone

A Sustainable Modern Homestead Takes Shape With Alberene Soapstone

 

Sustainability starts at home for Jason DeSalvo, or more accurately, at the homestead. Together with his wife Deborah, the DeSalvos wanted to build a home in New Jersey guided by their worldview and focused on principles of sustainability, energy-efficiency, and the home’s integration with the land surrounding it. 

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