Luxury natural countertops

Limestone FAQ

What are the benefits of limestone?

Limestone is a versatile natural stone used in indoor and outdoor countertops, vanities, and fireplace mantels. It is heat resistant and provides a natural look that is not available in manufactured materials.

What care and maintenance is required?

As a natural stone, limestone is porous and thus requires sealing to minimize staining. Like all natural stones such as granite, you should avoid harsh chemical cleansers and use a specialty product or water and mild soap.

What warranty comes with your limestone countertops?

We are so confident in our products and processes that all countertops supplied and installed by United Stoneworks come with a Lifetime Warranty.

What are the disadvantages of limestone?

Limestone is highly absorbent and can stain easily.  It is also a very soft stone and can easily scratch. 

What colors does limestone come in?

Limestone has unique natural characteristics with fossils, shells, and calcite streaks and pits in the stone. Limestone comes in lovely muted natural hues in ivory, brown, gray, red, and yellow. See our suppliers websites for their limestone color samples below:

Who are your limestone suppliers?

We work locally with the best Albuquerque, New Mexico countertop suppliers for limestone and other luxury countertop materials. You can view limestone in person at: Arizona Tile and Granite Granite. We also supply limestone from The Stone Collection.

What other materials have the limestone look?

If you want the limestone look but are want a countertop material that is less maintenance check out our granite countertops.

Want to learn if limestone countertops are right for you?

  • Our expert design team at United Stoneworks is here to walk you through the benefits, disadvantages, care & maintenance, and costs of limestone countertops.