Solnhofen Stone


When choosing the material for your home or business, there is none more beautiful and practical than Solnhofen Natural Stone. The stone that we now harvest was mined from the same area over 2000 years ago by the Romans , and is still available and mined for many different purposes including your floor and walls, columns, facades both indoor and out, and for other uses limited only by the buyer’s imagination. Solnhofen Natural Stone is a heavily stratified stone that is superior in it’s texture and beauty. It is still worked by hand to help retain it’s natural elegance. When used in floor tiles, it is slip resistant, abrasion resistant, and radiation free.

Jura Limestone

is another excellent purchase, and it can be used together with our natural stone in many of your projects. Jura limestone is also a natural limestone from quarries in the Bavaria region of South Germany. It is available in shades of grey, blue grey and shades of beige. It owes it’s interesting texture and dimensions to bits of fossils embedded in the stone. How prominent the fossil matter is depends largely on the finish used. A Polished glossy finish will highlight all of the fossil bits and show the incredible texture and colors throughout. This is used primarily for floor coverings, stone work and coverings. A Honed finish yields less shine and presents less variation, but still retains the grey to beige color. This is often used for exterior cladding, coverings, and garden decorations. A Brushed and Sandblasted finish gives a slightly less uniform appearance , and is a little lighter but still retains color. This is often used for exterior flooring, coverings and stone work. Our Stone comes in square plates of 60cm.x60cm x 1cm., rectangular plates 40 cm. x 60cm x 1cm. , also baseboard plates of 60cm. x 10cm. x1cm. and can be ordered in custom sizing. Both Jura Limestone and our Solnhofen Tiles are available in a wide spectrum of colors and textures . Jura Limestone comes in 1 meter thick raw blocks that can then be hewn to create plates for flooring . It comes in 16 shades and textures, which ensures that there is one that will fit your custom project, and will enhance your style and taste.

Applications of Solnhofen Stone

When partnered with our Solnhofen Natural Stone , both Tiles and Jura Limestone create a winning trio for all of your stone needs. Solnhofen Natural Stone also offers our clients a wide range of supplies such as thin bed glue, mid-bed glue, thick bed mortar, grouting supplies, sealants, and primer.

We, specialist for Solnhofen Natural Stone, also offer an information kit that is available for order at our website contact. Our aim is to not only offer our clients a versatile and beautiful product, but superior customer satisfaction as well.

Upgrade Your Home with Natural Stone

If you are looking to upgrade your bathroom or kitchen, you really have dozens of different options available, even when it comes to the countertop and floor material. If you want the best of the best and something that truly increases the overall value of the home, natural stone is the way to go. Natural stone just has a beautiful appearance to it and gives you something you are not going to find anywhere else and in any other kind of material. Now, with all of the different kinds of natural stone out there, you might not know what to go with, but both marble and granite provide beautiful looks that go with any color palette so you never have to worry about the look of your current furnishings.

Granite and Marble on Any Budget

Depending on what your budget is, natural stone is able to work with how much you want to spend. This is because even if you are set on granite, there are several different options that help open up what you can buy. Having a single granite piece really is beautiful and can be the center point of your kitchen. However, if you want to cut down on the price tag, you can go for granite sections, instead of a full piece, and the price tag is able to come down with it. Even if you decide to split up your countertop with a built-in cutting board, you are able to a way to separate the countertop or flooring and still save money while you showcase the beautiful, natural stone.

Increase Home Value with Natural Stone

If you think you might ever even consider selling the home, you want to make sure and invest in material that is able to beautify your house and also increase the value. There really is no other material you can utilize in the kitchen or bathroom like natural stone. Potential home buyers want to see high-end material inside of the kitchen and bathroom, so when they see the granite, marble or other variations of stone, your home is immediately going to jump towards the top of their potential list, as not everyone else is going to invest in this kind of an upgrade. With the stone, you can enjoy the benefits of the beautiful look and reap the rewards later, should you ever decide to sell your beautiful home.

Solnhofen Natural Stone

There is a big difference between using natural stone products and using synthetic. The Solnhofen Natural Stone, is a stone of high density and uniformity.It is distinguished by its naturalness and its excellent structural characteristics. It is totally radiation-free as compared to some granites and slates, no fogging, like some artificial stones.

Colours of Solnhofen Natural Stone

The Natural Stone from Solnhofen is light and color-fast,the stone is slip resistant making it appropriate for bathrooms. It is available;you can select the type you want ; if you prefer floor and wall tiles, free natural shapes,so called Crazy Paving and tiles with hand-cut edges. It comes in four colors; fossil stone,green stone, beige,gray and melange and Bavarian gold.

This material is a first class building medium. Durability,uniqueness, individuality. its color and history are probably the most used reasons for using it for any construction projects around the home. Whether you are renovating your kitchen,bathroom or outdoor walk,using Solnhofen Natural Stone will have a product to meet your needs.The following characteristics are evident in this product;

  • Surface evenness
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Harmonic color play
  • Quarry rough surface
  • Timelessness
  • Finishes are unique especially the quarry rough surface)
  • Good heat storage capacity
  • Fine graininess and high density
  • Easy cleanability

Surface of Solnhofen Natural Stone

This natural stone can be used in quarry rough,brushed,slightly honed, honed,polished, and tumbled(antique) surface. The customer can request further production to special edges or calibration to a uniform thickness. The “fossil stone” has enjoyed cult status over the centuries. When fossils were found within the stone, using this stone added to people’s knowledge of the planets flora, fauna and living creatures.

It is the world’s most famous stone, Solnhofen Natural Stone. The name comes from the medium sized village of Solnhofen which has a quarry from which limestone had been mined by hand for centuries. They are committed to mining the limestone the same way it has been mined since Roman times, causing as little damage to the environment as possible.

From Roman times, when Solnhofer disks and flags were used in building construction. It consists of Jurassic limestone, which it turned out was especially good for underfloor heating due to their thermal conductivity. Limestone, unlike marble or granite does not contain any harmful substances. It is one of the hardest lime stones worldwide.

Limestone is also used in art and design matters. Tiles, slabs and vases and some of the world’s famous lithographs were made of Solnhofer slabs. Additionally roof tiles and cladding are made of this natural stone and generally numerous everyday items are made with this limestone, which is more than a normal natural stone.