The stone is very dense and tough and nothing seems to damage it. Test results on density, flexural strength and durability support the claim that it is an almost indestructible natural stone. This makes it very versatile. A low maintenance surface. Our customers tell us that “Sofala floors gets dirty but you don’t notice it – the grey and gold colour disguises it beautifully”. This make cleaning and maintenance less stressful.
One of our most experienced tilers said that he had laid a lot natural stone but Sofala was one of his favourites because the stone was “dense with impressive quality and almost no breakages and chipping” occurred when he unpacked the crates. Sofala quartzite has been described as having bright, happy colours that blend easily. Sofala tiles and pavers contain an array of really appealing colours that liven rooms, verandahs and outdoor areas. According to our customers these colours blend nicely with garden plants, pots and outdoor furniture but just as well with soft furnishings indoors.