Introduction of Marble Price
Marble is an easily available material in the market. It is used on floors and tables, washrooms, and walls of a house or building. The price of marble varies on so many different factors. From cheap to costlier a variety of marble is available. The quality of marble is also variable. From highly decorative to simple marble can be found in the market.
Being highly decorative the sturdiness of marble varies also. It can be sturdy enough to hold weight but most of the time marble does not provide strength. It is fragile and vulnerable. So one should carry marble with much care. Marble is not a metal. Marble is a types of stone.
In particular, Marble is a metamorphic rock. Metamorphic rocks are the types of rocks that change their characteristics under the intense pressure and temperature of the earth. Using marble in homes, floors, tables, and even walls adds more beauty to the house. Marble is largely used in bathrooms as the surface of the marble is so soft and smooth, that it does not hold water and gives a glance to wherever it is used.
What Is Marble?
We all know about metamorphosis. Marble is a result of metamorphosis. For those who do not know what metamorphosis is. The word metamorphosis has different meanings in different subjects. Metamorphosis refers to a complete change of form of a subject. In biology, metamorphosis means different changes during the life cycle.
Here in Geography, metamorphosis means a change in rocks that are motivated by pressure, heat, temperature, and the presence of water. With time the natural factors work on rocks and change their form of rock to a new one. The formation of marble is a result of metamorphosis on limestone.
Under immense heat pressure and water, the structure of limestone breaks and it changes into marble stone. The metamorphic process of changing limestone into marble has a particular name. It is called epigenesis. In the process of epigenesis limestone changes into smooth-surfaced marble stone.
It is a time taking process. It takes hundreds of years to form marble from limestone. Calcium carbonate and acidic oxides are the main components of marble. Marble is largely used in the construction of the house.
Types of Marble Available in India
Here, the different types of marble in India are as follows.
1. Carrara Marble
It is a largely used marble in residences. Carrara marble comes in white background and the veining in gray. Carrara marble also has different types. The background colors of Carrara marble also have a variety. It can be blue or gray-blue. The veining of Carrara marble also has a variety.
2. Statuary Marble
Statuary marble has a shiny reflective surface that gives a glossy look to the marble. The veining of statuary marble is different from that of the other types of marble. It has a veining that comes in a large gray tone.
3. Calcutta Marble
Calcutta marble is the most luxurious marble in the world. It is so rare and has something different from other marbles. Calcutta marble is similar to Carrara marble but has some differences. Calcutta marble has a veining that is dark and thick. The veining makes the main difference with Carrara marble.
4. Emperador Marble
Emperador marble comes from Spain. It is one of the most beautiful marbles used all over the globe. Emperador marble comes in various colors. The variety of colors of Emperador marble makes it useful for interiors of homes.
5. Crema Marfil Marble
Crema Marfil marble has a rustic look that makes it useful for home interiors. It comes in yellow and light beige colors.
The price of marble depends on some factors. It depends on the color like white, black, red, green, pink, or gray has a different price accordingly. White sangmarmar marble costs around 120 to 150 Rs per square foot. And golden Calcutta marble costs around 180 Rs to 250 Rs per square foot.
The price of Dark green marble, Zanjhar white marble, red marble, or black marble costs the same. The cost varies from Rs 35 to Rs 50 per square foot. The cost of Carrara marble is around 150 Rs to 250 Rs per square foot. Silver beige marble is a bit costlier and it costs around 200 Rs to 350 Rs per square foot.
|Sr. No.||Marble Name||Price|
|1||Udaipur Pink Marble||Rs. 25 – 50/sq ft|
|2||Dark Green Marble||Rs. 35 – 50/sq ft|
|3||Levadia Black Marble||Rs. 35 – 50/sq ft|
|4||Oman Red Marble||Rs. 35 – 55/sq ft|
|5||Zanjhar White Marble||Rs. 35 – 50/sq ft|
|6||Lady Pink Onyx||Rs. 65 – 90/sq ft|
|7||Wonder Wood Marble||Rs. 75 – 120/sq ft|
|8||Goldino Marble||Rs. 90 – 120/sq ft|
|9||Spider Green Marble||Rs. 90 – 120/sq ft|
|10||Splash White Marble||Rs. 90 – 120/sq ft|
|11||Burberry Black Marble||Rs. 90 – 150/sq ft|
|12||White Sangemarmar Marble||Rs. 120 – 150/sq ft|
|13||ITA Gold Marble||Rs. 120 – 150/sq ft|
|14||White Indian Statuario Marble||Rs. 130 – 150/sq ft|
|15||Rainforest Gold Marble||Rs. 135 – 155/sq ft|
|16||Carrara Marble||Rs. 150 – 250/sq ft|
|17||Golden Calacatta Marble||Rs. 180-250/sq f|
|18||Indian Lavento Marble||Rs. 190 – 290/sq ft|
|19||Silver Beige Marble||Rs. 200 – 350/sq ft|
|20||Nero Marquina Marble||Rs. 250 – 450/sq ft|