Limestone uses and applications

Moleanos Limestone is known for its endurance and versatility. Due to its hardness, light beige and uniform background, it is very appreciated for basically all possible natural stone applications.

Moleanos Limestone can be quarried to service the needs of the building and construction industries. It is very common in exterior and interior applications, such as buildind facades, flooring and cladding.

The high diversity in terms of finishings and the general colour uniformity create high standards for beautiful and sophisticated interior and exterior covering projects.

Moleanos are vital to the construction industry worldwide, both as a building material, limestone aggregate and as an ingredient in various products. It is a natural mineral with a variety of unique characteristics which in turn lead to its variety of applications in the construction industry such as buildings, roads, civil engineering projects etc.

Exterior applications such as cladding and building facades

The type of application that is highly appreciated and recommended by local stone professionals and builders is masonry. Here we can find beautiful applications in columns and ballusters, fountains and garden decoration, window and door frames, walls and coverings, among many other applications.

Limestone Facades

One of the traditional uses of limestone in construction is in facades. We can find them in office blocks, shopping centres, public buildings and homes. Millennial materials that form a part of the urban landscape.

Limestone Paving

There is a wide range of paving products for all your landscaping needs such as flagstone pavers, hardscape, patio pavers, pavers, brick pavers, paver patio, paver stones, stone pavers, paver patio designs, landscape pavers, paver.

Pavers are used all over the world to avoid that concrete look & impermeable surface around the house and thus giving breath to the ground.

Paving stones allow the patio to become permeable. Paving stones laid with generous gaps give rainwater a chance to peep in directly into the ground.

Limestone Cladding

Limestone is one of the most versatile building materials currently on the market.The rich textures and beautiful colours combined with its incredible durability create a unique finish.

Limestone applications include exterior feature walls and interior renovations for residential and commercial projects. Limestone cladding offers numerous internal and external applications that add high visual appeal to even the most seemingly dull looking areas.

Moleanos are very popular on interior applications such as flooring and covering projects

It is also a preferential limestone used in interior decoration, such as staircases, fireplaces, basins, among others. Floor tiles, window sills, facing stone and stair treads are commonly made from limestone blocks.

Interior walls

Feature in numerous cutting-edge architecture projects. Restrained and elegant, these stones, in some varieties such as white limestone, feature in the interior design of highly exclusive spaces.


Limestone is one of the most popular natural stones used in flooring, as tiles, vanity tops in kitchen, offices and wall claddings.

Wall Cladding

wall cladding provides an effective tool in the hands of designers, architects, dealers, home builders, and stone professionals everywhere.

Columns / Balustrades

Paving stones define beauty, elegance and durability for driveways and walkways. A properly installed paving stone driveway won’t crack, sag, shift or separate.


There are a wide variety of styles of limestone fire places, so whatever the style of your room there will be a suitable shape in our line of limestone fire surrounds. Square or rectangular styles suit modern decor and gentle arched shapes go better with a more traditional style of room. Large rooms suit a big, grand fireplace, possibly with column detail at the sides so that it does not look lost. Smaller rooms are better suited to a more modest fire surround that does not take over the whole space. Either way, limestone is a good choice.