‘The Italian Job’ “Not that Many People Know That ” ..…….
Porcelain is a man made stone imported from Italy. Mainly from the region of Piemonto, Lombardia and Ligularia. The Valle d’Aosta, Valley of Augustus, is a place of natural outstanding beauty, where the raw materials are mainly imported for making Porcelain. It’s a man – made product. Made by mixing together natural materials which are then blended together with water and coloured pigment, pressed into moulds and baked in kilns at very high temperatures of up to 1240°C.
Despite its refined appearance, Italian Porcelain Paving is exceptionally strong. Suitable for patios, pathways and pool surrounds. High-traffic areas where being virtually non-porous, highly stain-resistant, making it practical and low-maintenance. Made in a variety of subtle surface textures, it’s also slip-resistant in wet and dry conditions.