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Conglomorate

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Conglomerate

This is a highly coarse sedimentary rock formed through the intense lithification and consolidation of gravel. It usually contains fine grain sediments like sand, clay, etc.

Qualities of Conglomerate

  • it has dull luster
  • highly porous
  • opaque in nature
  • variable hardness (about 2-3 on the Mohs scale)

Benefits of Conglomerate

  • somewhat durable
  • requires little or no maintenance
  • Uses of Conglomerate
  • used for floor tiles, decorative aggregates in homes and offices
  • Used as building or garden stones
  • Used for curbing
  • Also used in cement manufacture and as dimension stone for industrial construction purposes
  • Used in cemetery markers etc.

Contact Re-Vive stonecare for all your conglomorite repair, restoration and installation needs from worktops to floors and features and decorative stonework. 01279 315545 or mobile 0773 7655871