The term Chianca, an ancient typology of floor, has a medieval origin and it means stone slab, still present especially in the territory of Apulia, symbol of an ancient art and culture of a population that over the years has been able to exploit the stone extracted and predominantly present in its subsoil having limestone as geological matrix.
Extracted during stone removal in order to obtain cisterns, the largest rebound material pieces were used for masonry in elevation, while thinnest stone layers but nevertheless with a thickness no less than 8/15 centimeters were used as floor.
The evolution of cultural traditions over the years and houses led Musicco Company to search new ways and styles to bring chiancas into homes, approaching as much as possible to different trends. The versatility of its tones ensures that floor can be installed in any house style and any area of the home, bathroom, living room and kitchen. Stone, with its various composite effects makes environments more livable and comfortable.
Floors with simple chianca for interiors and exteriors
The charm of simple chianca is proposing nowadays those typical and peculiar compositional harmonies of floors in ancient chianca of old farmhouses, with a natural antiqued treatment, with a superficial velvety patina, in order to enjoy to the best the authenticity of natural stone.
Floor is ready for installation and for this kind of installation random sizes are suggested in order to fully express the beauty of a typical floor of the tradition of Apulia but nothing prevents to express your creativity and customize chianca with different sizes, in general we suggest to take into account the size of the spaces and create sizes more in keeping with environments. Cleaning is very simple, especially after totally natural treatments, and this will make this floor more lovable.