The natural stone

The building materials have evolved over time, as well as techniques, technologies and tools to work. Today it makes extensive use of cement, concrete and metal, while remaining alive ancient and noble materials that have been used since the first houses built in ancient times by man, we are talking mainly of wood and natural stone. Although contemporary architecture no longer has the need to create structures with these elements, these materials possess intrinsic qualities often unparalleled, take for instance the thermal insulation of wood. Natural stones are found to have quality chemical and physical details that affect the color, their strength and workability. In addition to that, also the factor of sustainability fits into this speech, since, these materials can be easily found from the surrounding areas of the construction, thus becoming elements that bind indissolubly the structure to the context. The aesthetic factor instead let the pictures speak.