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foxdox

08:43AM | 07/29/00
Member Since: 07/28/00
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I am currently having a home built and need an answer to a question.

The master bathroom will have cultured marble for the shower walls, bathtub and counter tops. We ordered a color called "Bone" (an off-white color with a cream/beige cast). What is currently being installed is an off-white, but with a grayish cast. When we told the builder that this does not match the color we had selected from his samples, he told us that the cultured marble has not fully cured yet, and that once it does, it will turn to the proper shade of beige/cream color.

What I would like to know is, is that a true statement, or is the builder just handing us a line and we will be stuck with this "grayish" color marble?

Thank you.

rpxlpx

06:48AM | 08/01/00
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
try www.natural-stone.com
They have a message board and other useful pages for information.
Also search on "marble & stone".

gymotyman

04:19PM | 03/19/07
Member Since: 03/18/07
1 lifetime posts
I worked in a cultured marble manufacturing and installation company for 5 years learning everything from the making of to the installation of cultured marble ,though its been 3 years since i worked there I know bone is an off white color kinda with a faded yellowish tint with mabey a white swirl . it sound to me like the contractor does'nt want more work ! where are you located ? I would demand that it match or at least get it in wrighting that it will match . If they woun't do that than there lying to you
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