House Signs made from Marble

cranmere marble house sign

Like slate, marble is a metamorphic rock which has been subjected to an extreme amount of heat and pressure to create physical and chemical changes. Marble makes a great material to use as a house sign due to it being able to cope through the persistent effect of weathering conditions.

House signs that use marble look bright, clean and expensive even though marble is one of the most affordable materials to use. It is also widely available to purchase across the country within stores, fabricators and yards as well as ordering through an online stone store.

Marble is hugely available in different colours, including Brown, Black, Cream, Green, Grey, White and Red, which enables you to find the perfect colour to match your exterior while being unique.

We often get asked Whats Better? Marble or Slate?, we normally answer with it really depends on the style you intend to display your sign.

The Pros & Cons of Marble House Signs

House signs can be made using a wide range of materials and deciding which to use can be complicated. Below you can find a list of pros and cons that hopefully will make your decision easier.

The Pros
  • Affordable
  • Bright looking
  • Looks expensive
  • Available throughout the UK
  • Variety of Colours
The Cons
  • Can be stained
  • Can be scratched
  • Not many house sign companies making signs from marble

Looking for a good house sign company? check out our guide on how to find a reputable house sign company?.

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