The use of Azna porcelain stone in building, which is limestone or dolomite, is very high. A stone whose particles and minerals have endured the pressure and heat underground for hundreds of years and recrystallized. This stone has been metamorphosed and combined with other minerals.
Azna porcelain is the most famous Iranian crystal stone, which was first used by the late Haj Qanbar Rahimi known as Arbab Qanbar. Azna porcelain stone is also known as Arbab porcelain stone. It can be seen in Azna porcelain stone with a white background with gray and black irregular diagonal lines.
The crystal material of this stone has a very good shine. so that it has a very good light reflection. And despite the excellent analysis, it is considered one of the best crystal stones in Iran and the world. This stone is classified based on gray and black density. With a clean and clear background, it’s great for low-light situations.
Other types of Azna porcelain stone have similar transparency and beauty. With the only difference, the color of the background is darker or more lines and brightness and transparency are the most important features of Azna stone. If the abrasive of this stone is of good quality, it increases the transparency of Azna porcelain stoneware.
In fact, Chinese stone is a family of marble stones. which are different in different places in terms of degree of transformation and some chemical compounds. Porcelain often has large crystals. These coarse crystals are characteristic of porcelain stoneware from sedimentary carbonate stones.
In the past, due to the lack of proper technology, these stones were produced in small formats like tiles. But nowadays, these stones are produced in the form of slabs and with proper processing in the form of book matched (symmetry to one of the transverse or transverse axes) or four matched (symmetry of both axes).
Natural stones such as Azna porcelain are processed in the form of slabs, tiles, steps, longitudinal, etc. Azna porcelain stone is one of the most widely used types for use in different parts of the building. This stone has been used in Iranian homes for a long time, but due to the lack of modern technology, it can only be used in small sizes.
In the past, blasting methods were used to extract these stones, so there was little potential for yield. But now, using the latest technology in the world, it can be extracted from mines better than in the past. Natural stones such as Azna porcelain are processed in the form of slabs, tiles, steps, longitudinal, etc.
Azna porcelain stone is one of the most widely used types for use in different parts of the building. This stone has been used in Iranian homes for a long time, but due to the lack of modern technology, it can only be used in small sizes. In the past, blasting methods were used to extract these stones, so there was little potential for yield. But now, using the latest technology in the world, it can be extracted from the mines better than before.
Advantages and disadvantages of Azna stone
Bright, transparent and beautiful colors
Highly polished and glossiness of the stone surface
Beautiful designs or features for beautiful products
Relatively little water absorption
Wear resistance is relatively suitable for use as flooring
The possibility of processing in the form of slabs, made of calcite mineral, suitable for use on the exterior of the building due to the absorption and adhesion of the grout, low porosity.
The possibility of cutting by means of soft stone cutting machines and no need to use net and resin
Features of Azna porcelain stone
Azna porcelain stone is very popular among all types of porcelain stone in Iran and the world. Among the features of this stone that have made it very popular, the following can be mentioned:
Beautiful white color
High thermal resistance (freezing and heating)
High polishing ability
The polishing and sanding ability of this stone has made it a very suitable choice for use on the facade of the building, stairs and inside the building.
The use of Azna porcelain stone in the building
Super Azna porcelain stones are available in 40 lengths, slabs and desired dimensions and can be used for the following purposes:
The interior of the commercial residential complex and hotel is used as a wall-floor-stair and corridor cover, and it is used as a cabinet top. According to the diagonal and longitudinal veins, to be executed as book matched slabs (a method to homogenize books so that the veins of two large stone slabs are symmetrical with each other) and four matched (4 slabs consisting of two book matches) on each other so that the veins are symmetrical on the common side).
Stone artifacts such as toilets, fountains, statues, vases, tasting tables, dining tables and sofa front tables are produced. Azna slab stone has many properties that make it very suitable for internal and external use.
Among other things, the Azna porcelain stone has a white color and no impurities, and due to the relatively good resistance of this stone against wear and bending; Can be used in different parts of industrial, residential, commercial, etc. structures.
Factors affecting the price of Azna porcelain stone
Azna porcelain stone is one of the finest porcelain stones in the country, which is noted for its shiny white color. Good strength, low water absorption and beauty have increased its price. The existence of gray veins is one of the characteristics of Azna stone. Also, black streaks and lines can be seen in some varieties.
This stone is usually used in hall floors, staircase walls and even as stepping stones. Using porcelain stone is suitable for narrow corridors and stairs without ceiling windows due to its bright color and light reflection.
Many factors affect the price of Azna stone. Contains:
Polished and smooth stone surface
Stone diameter and thickness
Longitudinal and transverse dimensions
Build quality and finish.
Azna porcelain stone slabs bring grandeur to your building. And because of the high price, it is mainly used in very luxurious and expensive buildings in the form of slabs and book-matches, which attracted the attention of designers and builders.
Azna porcelain stone mine
Azna porcelain mine is located in Azna city, Lorestan province, near Durood city. This mine is located 24 km from Durood city. The extraction method is done raw or in pieces, and after being transferred to a special factory for processing porcelain stone, it is made into slabs or tiles.
During the stone processing process, the surface is polished and covered with epoxy or resin. In this way, the life of the stone is increased and the possibility of water penetration, scratches and damage to the stone is reduced. Azna slab stones are also exported in cubic form. But for internal use, after processing, it comes in the size desired by the customer and is sold.
Principles of stone and ceramic cleaning
It is very difficult to clean stone floors and wall coverings due to the bumps and unevenness of the stone. It is recommended for natural stones such as slate in countertops and floors. Penetrating putties should be used once every two years. To prevent deep stains.
Clean stone tiles with a few drops of dishwashing liquid and warm water using a soft cleaning tool such as a sponge or soft cloth. For stubborn stains and dirt left from soap, clean with half a cup of ammonia dissolved in a gallon of water.
In the end, all the stones can be produced in the form of book matched and four matched and with different processing and they have many uses for countertops, pool surrounds, exteriors, floors and internal bodies, etc. The only very important point about these stones is that the quality of their epoxy is good so that they do not turn yellow after being exposed to the sun.