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The lavastone guéridon table

Super simple, essential and iconic, the guéridon table fully expresses the beauty of our lava stone. Even through the smallest detail, this piece of furniture enriches the decor project with its pure and elegant style. The Guéridon table in lava stone is designed to furnish in style any lounge area for hospitality and retail projects, reception rooms in offices or home living rooms.

The Gueridon coffee table is part of the lava stone project designed by Charlotte Juillard. The lava stone is a raw material that the designer treats in a very peculiar way. She chooses essential geometric lines to enhance the colors of the glazed lava stone and the texture of the pure gray lava stone.
She does the same with this coffee table, which is also a tribute to the French Guéridon table: the traditional Guéridon from 18th century is characterized by tangled curved columns and a round top, which makes it a finely decorated piece of furniture.
The lava stone Guéridon honours such tradition by overturning its canons in order to highlight colors and geometries.
Two semi columns in gray raw lava stone work as a load-bearing base, but it’s the round top the real ornamental element, thanks to the range of glazes and effects that can be used on the lava stone surface.

lava stone coffee table with pink enameled top
lava stone coffee table with pink enameled top
guéridon coffee table with sapphire blue enamel top
guéridon coffee table with sapphire blue enamel top

Both glazed and pure gray lava stone are put together in a perfect balance that emphasizes the beauty and the decorative versatility of the lava stone.
This small table is a custom-made product like the other applications realized by Ranieri.
This small table is a custom product, designed and made to measure, like the other applications realized by Ranieri.
Its pure lava stone finishes can be customized and shaped without any additional treatments; however specific finishes can be added to change the gray texture of the stone without altering its colors and natural design.
The top can also be colored by using the ever-changing palette of enamels and effects.
In the examples shown, we have applied a pale pink glaze and a sapphire blue one.

two semi-columns in polished gray lava stone serve as a load-bearing base, while the round top introduces the decorative note with pink pale enamel
two semi-columns in polished gray lava stone serve as a load-bearing base, while the round top introduces the decorative note with pink pale enamel
guéridon coffee table with gray lava stone base and shapphire blue enameled top
guéridon coffee table with gray lava stone base and shapphire blue enameled top

Extremely simple, essential and iconic, the Guéridon coffee table fully expresses the beauty of our lava stone.
Even through the smallest detail, this piece of furniture enriches the decor project with its pure and elegant style.
The Guéridon table in lava stone is designed to furnish in style any lounge area for hospitality and retail projects, reception rooms in offices or home living rooms.

The lava stone daybed

The daybed is the perfect piece of furniture for introducing the minimalist elegance of the gray volcanic stone. Therefore, the idea of a solid lava stone daybed has made us enthusiastic from the beginning to collaborate with the French designer Charlotte Juillard.

Our new creation, a sculpted daybed, is a made to measure design by Charlotte Juillard.
With Charlotte’s words, the inspiring idea has been: <<the will to highlight this little-known material has been the starting point of this project made of elegant and sober lines. >>
Minimalist and sophisticated, versatile, glamorous and functional (maybe the most glamorous of furnishing elements), for sure, the Isadora daybed is a very intriguing piece of furniture in a contemporary design project, that boasts solid cornerstones and an infinite number of thematic interpretations, with a series of details that make each piece unique.
With its strictly horizontal line and its adaptability, both as a central element in the living space and placed at an angle, the living daybed opens up all sorts of furniture layouts, while its ambivalence of sofa and extra spot for guests to sleep, makes the dormeuse a precious piece of furniture, evoking the opportunity to relax and unwind in your home, alone or with your guests.
All those features make the ‘day bed’ the perfect piece of furniture for introducing the minimalist elegance of gray volcanic stone.
Therefore, the idea of a solid lava stone daybed has made us enthusiastic from the beginning to collaborate with Charlotte Juillard.
The project by Charlotte Juillard associates the solid lava stone structure, extracted from the quarries around Vesuvius, and handcrafted by the workers of Ranieri Lava Stone, with the excellence of the Rubelli velvet craftsmanship for the seat and the cushion, while the support is forged in steel with a total black gloss finish.
Conceiving an object with essential lines, Juillard intends to exalt the preciousness of textures and colors: in fact, the material quality of the volcanic stone is intensely evoked by associating it with a feminine sensibility to the textures and colors of the textile.

The lava stone sofa is a limited edition product custom built by Ranieri Lava Stone, design by Charlotte Juillard
Isadora, the lava stone daybed is a limited edition product custom built by Ranieri Lava Stone, design by Charlotte Juillard. Fabrics Lelièvre Paris (ph. Morgane Le Gall)
Lava stone / Black shinny metal / Rubelli's Velvet
With this project, Charlotte Juillard thrives to present this spectacular material through pure and geometrical shapes bringing forward colors and textures (Ranieri lava stone, black shiny metal, Fabrics Lelièvre Paris)

Above all, the volcanic surface is a multifaceted stone, and different materials and texture matching are possible, leading to a unique piece of design:

different materials and texture matching are possible in the stone based design workflow
different materials and texture matching are possible in the stone based design workflow

The lava stone structure is extracted from a block of gray volcanic rock then polished and embellished through pure and geometrical shapes:

lava stone daybed, sofa design Charlotte Juillard

The daybed is a limited edition product, built by Ranieri Lava Stone craftsmen, known for their stone-carving skills
The daybed is a limited edition product, built by Ranieri Lava Stone craftsmen, known for their stone-carving skills

The detail of a recess dug, to accommodate the velvet cushion:

The day bed is forged from a lava block with the detail of a hollow to accommodate the velvet cushion
The daybed is forged from a lava block with the detail of a hollow to accommodate the velvet cushion

This stylish piece of furniture beautifully represents our idea of luxury craftsmanship, custom design, handmade and Made in Italy, where the knowledge of the artisans of stone, handed down for centuries on our territory, finds new light and expression in a piece of overwhelmingly contemporary design.

Project: Lavastone
Design: Charlotte Juillard
Material: Lava stone /Rubelli’s velvet (seat: Rubelli Spritz Bronze. Cushion: Rubelli Lapis Lazuli)  / black polished stainless steel
Dimensions (mm) : L 2400 X W 950 X H 580

Our glazed lava gives a touch of pink to the summit station of Corviglia, St. Moritz

Atelier Zürich appointed us for the project of a big u-shaped lava stone bar counter in the newly designed restaurant “White Marmot Restaurant & Bar”, the exclusive location where you can dine and view St. Moritz from the ski slopes of Corviglia

Corviglia, the birthplace of winter tourism, also shines as a culinary destination, thanks to gastronomy pioneer Hartly Mathis who first welcomed gourmets and VIPs from around the world affirming the “Mountain Fine Dining” experience, and built his gastro-imperial spa in the mountain station of the Corviglia funicular.
After 50 years, the renamed restaurant “White Marmot Restaurant & Bar” is the newly designed exclusive location where you can dine and view St. Moritz from the ski slopes of Corviglia.
The restaurant, masterfully designed by Atelier Zürich, combines modern style, sports and elegant cuisine for a pleasing gastronomic blend on Corviglia that incorporates tradition and contemporary impulses.

The concrete building was constructed in 1967 and a few years later the facade got cladded in grey and later on in this bright yellow which has a great impact
The concrete building was constructed in 1967 and a few years later the facade got cladded in grey and later on in this bright yellow which has a great impact

The architects’ goal has been to meet the expectations and needs of both sportive tourists and people from the village equally.
Inside the main restaurant room, it was pretty obvious that the bar should be the central element – the new meeting point at the Corviglia, where the key element is the big u-shaped bar counter in the middle of the room:

The initial inspiration for the bar was an ice bar and glazed lavastone turned out to be the perfect choice to create that icy look.
The initial inspiration for the bar was an ice bar and glazed lava stone turned out to be the perfect choice to create that icy look for the White Marmot Restaurant & Bar

The glazed lava stone bar counter

With Atelier Zürich’s words…<<Glazed lava stone had fascinated us for a while and this project is the first time we had actually used this material.
The initial inspiration for the bar was an ice bar and glazed lava stone turned out to be the perfect choice to create that icy look.
Another big advantage was the durability of lava stone, which was key in a place, where people also enter in ski boots.
Lava stone can furthermore also be used in 3d shaped forms, such as corner details.>>

The inspiring idea of an icebar with a vast artwork of an oversized marmot cast in artificial resin – the “white marmot” – drove the architects to entrust Ranieri Lava Stone with the task of creating a lava stone bar counter, made to measure and glazed with a custom color.
The U-shaped central counter involved the design of 80 custom designed lava stone pieces, with a process of carving and glazing dedicated to each selected lava stone slab, destined to become every single piece of the bar counter.

the project of the U-shaped bar counter

Looking for the custom color

Together with Atelier Zürich, our team in Naples tested several glazes, looking for the perfect ad hoc color: it had to be glossy and bright, glam and gentle,  it had to remind the icebar and its oversized mascot…  and we came to this very pale pink enamel:

The pale pink we finally applied to the counter
The pale pink we finally applied to the counter

 

 

glossy and bright, glam and gentle, the enameled lava stone bar counter is a distinctive note in the restaurant room
glossy and bright, glam and gentle, the enameled lava stone bar counter is a distinctive note in the restaurant room

The project of a glazed lava stone bar counter involves the design of many 3D pieces

The design of a glazed lava stone counter is a custom product par excellence, which requires an appropriate work on the 3 D shaped tiles, dedicated to the edges and to corner details:

The project of a glazed lava stone bar counter involves the design of many 3D pieces
The project of a glazed lava stone bar counter involves the design of many 3D pieces

Our artisans are skilled to work the single piece of stone and the lava rock is ideal to be forged in 3D forms as it guarantees the technical specifications for mechanical and manual carving and for durability of the application.
It should also be noted that the glazing process increases the durability of the surfaces, and this is a key element for a bar counter in a public place, and it is even more for a restaurant of a ski resort, where customers wearing ski boots.

The making of the 3D glazed lava stone tiles

The making of custom 3D claddings, ready to be enameled
The making of custom 3D claddings, ready to be enameled
detail of a 3D shaped lava stone cladding
detail of a 3D shaped lava stone cladding
detail of a 3D shaped lava stone cladding
detail of a 3D shaped lava stone cladding
the 3D shaped lava stone pieces, dedicated to the edges and to corner details
the 3D shaped lava stone pieces, dedicated to the edges and to corner details

The on-site installation of the bar counter

Our enameled lava stone counters can be packaged and transported by helicopterThe design of this u-shaped bar was quite a challenge to build because it was composed out of many pieces, which we had to transport at high altitude, at 2500 mt.
At first, we planned a road transport by truck, but due to a heavy snowfall, we then preferred a high-altitude transport by helicopter.
We like to share a video about the helicopter transport of the bar counter (see more: here you can see the video of the helicopter transport).
We have an accurate insight into the most challenging projects through all stages of the custom design process to the on-site installation, which can be executed in arduous workplaces, as in the current case, where the coordination between our ground staff and the pilots has been a key point: taking care of every single piece, working side by side with the architects’ team.
The on-site installation has been perfectly executed, including connections for electrical, water, and drains.

the on-site installation of the glazed lava stone bar counter

The lava stone experience, from the architect’s perspective

As it was the first time that the Zurich based design firm experienced the lava stone, we’ve asked them to share their feedback on the material and its processing, and we are delighted to share the Atelier Zürich’s lava stone experience as they explain it with their own words:
<<Glazed lava stone had fascinated us for a while and this project is the first time we had actually used this material. The initial inspiration for the bar was an ice bar and glazed lava stone turned out to be the perfect choice to create that icy look.
Another big advantage was the durability of lava stone, which was key in a place, where people also enter in ski boots.
Lava stone can furthermore also be used in 3d shaped forms, such as corner details or sinks. But the end result convinced that the material choice was the right one and that we achieved to create exactly the look we had in mind.>>

Lava stone can be used in 3d shaped forms, such as corner details, which is a key-feature for whatever design challenge
Lava stone can be used in 3d shaped forms, such as corner details, which is a key-feature for whatever design challenge
The design of this l-shaped bar was quite a challenge to built, because it was composed out of more than 80 pieces, which had to be flown on site by helicopter
The design of this l-shaped bar was quite a challenge to built, because it was composed out of more than 80 pieces, which had to be flown on site by helicopter
the durability of lava stone is a key in a place, where people also enter in ski boots
the durability of lava stone is a key in a place, where people also enter in ski boots
the lava stone counter the counter in the evening atmosphere
the lava stone counter the counter in the evening atmosphere
to add a little glam, the restaurant interiors included lots of sheepskins in different colors.
to add a little glam, the restaurant interiors included lots of sheepskins in different colors
the magnificent mountain view framed by the yellow scuncheons is in the original project from 60's
the magnificent mountain view is framed by the yellow scuncheons, as in the original project from 60’s
Project: White Marmot Restaurant & Bar
Corviglia, St. Moritz
Architect: Atelier Zürich gmbh
Photographer: Martin Guggisberg

Lava stone tiles for the major refurbishment of Twenty Old Bailey, in the City of London

Ranieri Lava Stone partnered for the refurbishment of 20 Old Bailey, a modern workspace exceptionally designed by BuckleyGrayYeoman within London’s vibrant and dynamic heart. Lava stone surfaces confirm all the quality standards and requirements  for Cat A fit out buildings and reveal its elective beauty in a contemporary workspace concept.

Our Company has been appointed to provide the lava stone flooring tiles for the newly refurbished 20 Old Bailey, a highly contemporary office space exceptionally designed by BuckleyGrayYeoman, the London based award-winning architecture and design firm, encharged by Blackstone for the extensive structural alterations and internal remodeling of this £300m flagship building.

Twenty Old Bailey facade, overlooking St. Paul’s Cathedral, has been remodeled with stone, aluminum and glazed architectural treatments
Twenty Old Bailey facade, overlooking St. Paul’s Cathedral, has been remodeled with stone, aluminum, and glazed architectural treatments

We have been delighted to partner with our local contractor, Chiltern Contracts,  for this refurbishment project of BuckleyGrayYeoman,  rated as one of the top 50 architects in the UK, and this partnership has reinforced our belief that lava stone has a strong application potential on the high-quality contemporary design projects, for both residential and commercial market.

Detail of the main entrance, where XXL lava stone tiles have been applied both for stair and pavings
Detail of the main entrance, where XXL lava stone tiles have been applied both for stair and pavings

The major refurbishment

The major refurbishment included re-configuration of core areas, extensions works and the complex replacement of services, finishes, and fittings across six floors.
Our lava stone XXL tiles, gray pure elegant natural surfaces, 100% volcanic stone tiles, are the distinctive gray note running through the floors of the 240,000 sq ft immaculate workspace.
In the above image, an impressive view of the new glazed atrium which raises the entire height of the 9-storey building, where you can appreciate the pure beauty of natural light and gray volcanic stone pavings, brought into the plan of the offices:

An impressive view of the bespoke lava stone tiles floorings over the 9-storey building
An impressive view of the bespoke lava stone tiles floorings over the 9-storey building

The lava stone flooring tiles

BuckleyGrayYeoman architects selected lava stone surfaces as a floor coating destined to a high-specification Cat A fit out office accommodation

BuckleyGrayYeoman architects selected lava stone surfaces as a floor coating destined to a high-specification Cat A fit out office accommodation.
Our natural stone surfaces,  carefully selected at the quarry through material testing and quality control, comply with slip and skid resistance criteria in both dry and wet conditions.
Ranieri Lava Stone is able to provide a fully compliant slip and skid testing service on the lava stone supplied, therefore lava stone confirms being extremely efficient for both interior and exterior pavings, which can be heavily trafficked.
As for 20 Old Bailey building: the redevelopment has introduced a new internal ‘street’ at ground level which links Old Bailey to Fleet Place, where the natural XXL lava stone tiles have been applied for the paving.

Gray natural lava stone tiles have been applied for the new rectangular atrium which extend downwards to ground floor level
Gray natural lava stone tiles have been applied to the new rectangular atrium which extends downwards to ground floor level

The natural lava stone as a core part of a wealthy contemporary working environment

Being welcomed by natural contexts facilitates shared workspaces and collaborative environments: this is part of the preciousness and beauty of our lava surfaces

Moreover,  the gray natural stone surfaces reveal aesthetic and perceptive characteristics which are precious for a contemporary workplace concept.
The modern workspace strategic priority is to bring together employees and to fully utilize the synergies, sharing a common culture and working together as one team.
The wide-ranging internal remodeling project has been fully conceived to achieve this goal.
The internal re-positioning of the space leads to the 9-storey atrium above the main entrance, where the volume of natural light entering the building and the gray softness of the lava stone flooring tiles design and promote a wealthy working environment:

The volume of natural light entering the building and the gray softness of the lava stone floorings design and promote a wealthy working environment
The volume of natural light, the pure and elegant gray softness of natural stone paving can promote a wealthy working environment

Being productive, connected, innovative:  well-being is at the basis of the contemporary workplace, and being welcomed by natural materials and contexts facilitates concentration and quiet conversation in shared workspaces and in collaborative environments.
This is part of the preciousness and beauty of our lava surfaces.

Project: 20 Old Bailey
Location: London
Architect: BuckleyGrayYeoman

Photo credits: Dirk Lindner

Inside our partnership for the reopening of Miami’s legendary Surf Club

Ranieri Lava Stone partnered with Molteni, leader in Italian designer furnishings, in the re-opening of Miami’s legendary Surf Club: the Four Seasons Surfside, project by Richard Meier, interiors designed by Joseph Dirand.

The Surf Club is a historic building, an iconic oceanfront landmark at the northern end of Miami Beach.
It opened on New Year’s Eve 1930 and instantly marked the story as one of the most loved places by pioneers of the good life and Hollywood stars.
The Surf Club reopened after a five-year redevelopment as Four Seasons Surfside.
Architect Richard Meier re-designed the building as a five monumental rectilinear glass blocks building that glitter in the sunlight: the Four Seasons Surfside reopened as a hotel, condominiums and private club.
As the original coral-stone clubhouse was originally designed by Russell Pancoast in the “Mediterranean style” of the 1920s, the interiors, designed by Paris-based architect Joseph Dirand, revoke the golden age of the twenties being contemporary, intensely beautiful and artfully at the same time.
Ranieri Lava Stone partnered with Molteni, a leader in Italian designer furnishings, in this prestigious project.
We’ve been commissioned the newly designed Champagne Bar and the lava stone table tops of the restaurant, which occupy the very heart of the magnificent Surf Club.

BAR COUNTER / MIAMI FOUR SEASONS SURF CLUB

There’s an ingenious interplay of textures in the materials selected by Joseph Dirand, and the crackle-glazed lava stone has been used both for the majestic bar counter, the restaurant table tops, and other accent elements as lava stone support for lamps.

The decoration under the bar counter was achieved using a green glaze over fluted stone tiles to produce a wave-like effect. The customization of the enameled lava stone fluted tiles for the bar counter claddings enhance the exclusivity of the champagne bar:

BAR COUNTER: THE CLADDING WITH CUSTOM ENAMELED LAVA STONE FLUTED TILES

Over 3 mt lava stone slabs were used for the glazed top, hollowed inside to make it lighter:

BAR COUNTER, THE DETAIL OF WHITE ENAMELED LAVA STONE TOP

The same white lava stone glazing, with its distinctive craquelé, has been applied to restaurant table tops and supports for lamps:

CRACKLE-GLAZED LAVA STONE
LAVA STONE TABLE TOPS

In our stone project, each piece is unique, as for the supports for the lamps:

LAMP SUPPORTS
RANIERI LAVA STONE LAMP (JOSEPH DIRAND DESIGN)
LE SIRENUSE MIAMI RESTAURANT, DESIGNED BY JOSEPH DIRAND
LE SIRENUSE MIAMI RESTAURANT, DESIGNED BY JOSEPH DIRAND

All the lava stone pieces are custom elements: each detail from the cutting process to the finishes and the choice of enamels has been made to measure, step by step with Joseph Dirand team.

Here the final touch of the on-site installation:

We consider this project as a flagship in our portfolio as this represents our mission: as lava stone suppliers and consultants we partner with architects and designers throughout the creative stages of their stone-based projects bringing the project to the highest levels of achievement, up to the top result.

See also,  the process of research and the process of making.

Project: Four Seasons Surfside
Location: Miami
Architect: Richard Meier
Interiors by: Joseph Dirand

Tiles for Outdoor applications

Ideal for outside paving, swimming pools, and outdoor furniture, lava stone surfaces stand out for their extreme performance.
Durability, non-porosity, and heat-accumulation capacity make lava stone ideal as a coating surface for outdoor swimming-pool flooring.

pool lava stone tiles are endurable and give a natural look to the outdoor pool
EMERALD LAVA STONE TILES (BRICKS ON THE SIDES)
swimming pool lava stone tiles: the natural stone and its glazing effects
POOL TILE DESIGN: THE NATURAL STONE AND ITS GLAZING EFFECTS

Extreme performance of glazed lava stone  for enduring outdoor applications

AN INSIGHT OF THE ENAMELED LAVA STONE TILE
AN INSIGHT OF THE ENAMELED LAVA STONE TILE

The close-up of a lava stone tile makes clear the benefits of enameled lava as a coating surface for swimming-pool flooring.

The enamel layer the ceramic is layered and finally covered by a crystal coating and then fired. Thus, the enamel is an impervious layer of a vitreous substance which has been fused to a stone body through firing.
Through glazing, the lava stone surface becomes unaffected by UVs and is frost-resistant, almost indestructible, and waterproof.
Non-slip glazes can be applied to lava tiles used for staircases and poolsides.
The engobe layer is the layer underneath the enamel, a clay that closes micro holes or imperfections of the stone.
The stone layer the volcanic stone is ideal for any outdoor swimming- pool coatings, thanks to its heat-accumulation capacity.

Natural stone surfaces and furniture for bathrooms, wellness & Spa

Wellness and Spa design requires top-of-the-line features, and long-lasting, luxury finishes.
We focus all our expertise on achieving high-end finishes for the home bathroom, Wellness & Spa projects.
Below we show some of our most compelling lava stone projects.

Home Wellness

The project of a bathroom fully conceived in lava stone enhances the true and pure structural and aesthetic qualities of the stone, revealed through the blending of Gray and Brown shades.

THE BROWN AND GRAY LAVA STONES BATHROOM, RESIDENTIAL PROJECT (JEFF LAMB DESIGN)

The gray lava collection is used for flooring and claddings, where the alternate use of rough and honed lava tiles gives a smooth gray tesselation, while the brown lava has been used for the washbasins and bathtub.

lava stone bathroom: the shower claddings with natural lava stone tiles
THE DETAIL OF THE SHOWER CLADDINGS, WITH ROUGH AND HONED GRAY LAVA TILES AND ALTERNATING RELIEFS

For this home wellness project, the twin washbasins and bathtub were carved from single blocks of lava, machined and hand chiseled.
The smoothness of the shape is brought out by the warm tone of the brown honed lava stone. In the words of designer Jeff Lamb, the project is “a collection of sculptural pieces that are related to the form and function of being human. A textural softness
contrasting against the smoothness of the ordinary”.

CAVED STONE WASH BASIN LEANED ON GROUND
lava stone bathtub
THE BROWN LAVA STONE BATHTUB

The further home wellness project of a gray lava stone bathroom, plays on the associations of different finishes, for a tactile and visual distinctive effect.

HOME WELLNESS, GRAY LAVA STONE BATHROOM, RESIDENTIAL PROJECT
GRAY LAVA STONE BATHTUB, CARVED FROM A MONOLITHIC LAVA STONE BLOCK
THE DETAIL OF MIXED CLADDING FINISHES POSSIBILITIES

SPA Projects

The properties of lava stone and the benefits of using it for a Wellness project are considerable.
First, lava is a natural stone, it is 100% recyclable. Its aesthetic virtues reflect its intense organic quality, its association with nature, as well as the graphics and chromatic movement of volcanic rock. Natural lava surfaces bring a deep, pure natural touch to wellness Spas.

THE PURE NATURAL TOUCH OF GRAY VOLCANIC STONE

The volcanic stone fits well associated with different surfaces and materials, for a unique design effect, as in this exhibition design project:

Our made to measure lava stone kitchen

The lava stone countertop, once cut, is the custom product par excellence: the client can choose shape, sizes, and colors of the kitchen worktop in accordance with their design project.

White lava stone kitchen cut up to measure: glazed countertops, sinks, and grey cabinets.
White lava stone countertops and gray wood cabinets.
White glazed kitchen in the pictures is part of a NY West Central Park luxury residential Project. Design by Bis Bis, The Un-Gyve Limited Group.

DURABILITY

Besides offering enormous potential for creative and custom design, glazing is essential for improving the durability of the countertop surface.
Indeed, due to the refractory nature of lava stone, the glazing and firing process makes the kitchen top resistant to water, chemical agents and to wear.

UPSIZE

A lava stone countertop can measure up to 3 meters, making it a center stage element and lending individuality to the entire kitchen design.

Lava stone’s versatility allows the client to use the stone in perfect harmony with other kitchen equipment.

COUNTERTOP EDGES

We offer a number of different countertop edge profile finishes.
This smallest of changes in detail makes the stone look very different, and can be the starting point for your countertop custom design.

KITCHEN SINK: COUNTER MOUNTING OR FREE STANDING?

cut up to measure free standing lava stone sink
cut up to measure free standing lava stone sink

As a key element in a custom design kitchen project, lava stone sink is made on client custom design: carved from individual blocks of lava, glazed and installed as free standing or counter mounting, designed to fit client need, taking care of installation to the final on-site details:

cut up to measure free standing lava stone sink
cut up to measure free standing lava stone sink
counter mounting lava stone sink
counter mounting lava stone sink
counter mounting lava stone sink
counter mounting lava stone sink

Note the choice of a traditional white enamel with craquelé effect – a timeless classic.

white enamel with craquele effect
white enamel with craquele effect.
Lava stone countertop, cut to size kitchen
White lava stone countertops and gray cabinets.

COUNTERTOP COLOR AND GLAZING EFFECTS

Once cut the stone countertop can be glazed with custom colors and effects chosen from our color palette

enamels for worktop glazing