Q: We would like to have some samples of your different types of shist.
A: We are an online store only. To qualify for these prices clients must order online for samples. Please order a box (1 box is the minimum) of the samples you are interested in. It is approx $37-47 per box and we have the best prices in New Zealand.
Mixed Box? Sure. Just note the colours you want included when you purchase.
4pcs per box.
Q: Is Schist Veneer expensive?
A: No it is VERY competitive in its pricing. It is especially cheap if you purchase it here from us as we are are a wholesaler. Some lines we make available through shops or building suppliers but they put their margin on top. If you do find it cheaper than here please contact us!
Q: Can anyone lay it?
A: Any tiler, or competent DIY'r can install the stone. It is the 'tiling side' of the industry and we recommend installing with our Sumner tile adhesives.
Q: How heavy is Schist Veneer?
A: Approximately 85kg per m2 when installed.
Q: Does Schist Veneer need to be sealed?
A: Basalt Schist needs to sealed with Stain Proof (available here) to minimize rust. We recommend sealing all our veneers for anti-graffiti and durability.
Q: What substrates are recommended?
A: Our Sumner fibre-cement sheet 2400x1200x9mm, or any structural masonry wall. Brick and/or plastered surfaces are not recommended.
Q: Can I purchase the adhesives from you?
A: Yes, please contact us and we will put this together for you.