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Sandstone

Sandstone is actually a sedimentary rock formed by the consolidation and compaction of sand, which is held together by a natural cement, such as silica.Natural sandstone is an extremely hard and tough material.Sandstone is typically the youngest of the quartz-based stones, with each stone having a different level of porosity, hardness and compressive strength. Indian sandstone is suitable for domestic and commercial use.Owing to their natural beauty, sandstones are used for interior as well as exterior decoration including flooring,paving,cladding walls,sandstone tile,sandstone slab,sandstone cut to size, sandstone countertop,sandstone paving stone,lime sandstone,black sandstone,blue sandstone,pink sandstone,green sandstone, yellow sandstone,and floors.

Some sandstones are resistant to weathering, yet are easy to work. This makes sandstone a common building and paving material. Because of the hardness of the individual grains, uniformity of grain size and friability of its structure, sandstone is an excellent material from which to make grindstones, for sharpening blades and other implements. Non-friable sandstone can be used to make grindstones for grinding grain (e.g. gritstone).