Sandstone is a coarse-grained sedimentary rock formed by the consolidation and compaction of sand and held together by a natural cement, such as silica, iron, lime etc.
Sandstone flooring, in particular, has become extremely popular among designers and interior design specialists. Sandstones are used for variety of purposes. They are mainly used in paving, roofing, flooring etc. They are also used in making beams, pillars, doors and window sills, wall facing, fence posts etc. Sandstones are resistant to saline air, which make it perfect for exterior cladding in sea-shore buildings.
Sandstone is widely used as paving material the bricks, strips, tiles and chips have become a popular medium and are therefore an important part of both interior and exterior decoration, too.