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Top 8 Reasons to Choose Natural Stone

A spacious bathroom with natural stone tiles.
There are several materials to choose from for your next home build or renovation. The most distinguished designers, builders and homeowners  opt to use natural stone tiles to create remarkable home designs. Natural stone has several benefits that set it apart from other materials.

Choosing natural stone will give your home a unique look that cannot be manufactured or replicated. They are formed from the Earth with many factors contributing to its exact appearance, features and characteristics. No two natural stone tiles are exactly the same.  


Stone has stood the test of time and has proven to be a durable material. Natural stone can sustain in high traffic areas in your home, which other tiles might weaken over time. Because of its durability, the shelf life of natural stone is extremely long, and it ages better than other materials. 

Easy Maintenance 

Natural stone is not only beautiful and durable, but it is easy to maintain. Stones are resistant to weather, wear and tear, and with the right finish, slip resistant. They don’t store pet hair, dust, or skin and provide a hygienic surface. They are easily cleaned so you can keep them looking like new for years to come. If you have pets or children, you don’t have to sacrifice aesthetic for functionality. Click here to check out our maintenance guide. 

Improve Your Property Value 

Natural stone creates a look of elegance and sophistication in your home that can increase its property value. It’s a great choice for new build homes or home renovations going to market.  


Throughout the years, the stone industry has developed improved methods of quarrying, extraction and fabrication that are more sustainable. Many stone manufacturers focus on conserving resources, preventing pollution, and minimizing waste in their processes.  

Stone is also recyclable and can serve many purposes over its lifetime. Not to mention, natural stone is an organic material from the Earth compared to synthetic alternatives.  


There is a wide variety of stones that occur in nature. With offerings of different colors, strength, and porosity there is something for every home. Popular natural stones include marble, limestone, travertine, onyx, and granite. Stone can be used in a range of applications, including walls, flooring, countertops, kitchen, and bathrooms.   


Slate, limestone, marble, and granite have been used to build ancient structures that still stand strong today. Natural stone has proven itself as a material that defies time periods and trends. By choosing natural stone in your home, you are creating a design that will never go out of style. 


Simply put, the beauty of natural stone is unmatched. It can change the look of any room and elevate your interior design. No other material has the same level of functionality while also being a work of art.   

Shop Natural Stone in Naples, FL 

Ruben Sorhegui Tile has the most extensive collection of high-quality natural stone in the Southwest Florida. Contact us to book an appointment today.