Natural Stone Edge Finishes
The stone edge finish is the final surface applied to the face of dimension stone during fabrication. Below are examples.
Rocked edges are achieved by hand-trimming the edge of natural stone stairs or fireplace hearths. This example is thermal bluestone with a rocked edge.
Granite hearthstone with a thermal top and rocked edge.
A thermal edge is a flat sawn edge that is then heated to create a flat, matte non-skid surface.
Granite hearthstone with a thermal surface and thermal edge.
Bullnose trim provides a smooth, rounded edge for stair steps and fireplace hearths.