Natural Stone - Onyx
Onyx is a fascinating natural stone material that is used for a variety of purposes. This natural stone is fascinating because of one of its main traits. Natural onyx is a material that has a translucent nature and is featured often times as a centerpiece. This is in part because of its beautiful colored bands. However, this material also is used in conjunction with backlighting to produce breathtaking surfaces including bars, tables and countertops.
Although similar to limestone, onyx is a different material. There is also other handy onyx information in this section to help you with care and maintenance and fabrication of natural limestone surfaces.