Sandstone: The Basics of Selection, Fabrication and Maintenance

Learn the Basics of Sandstone: Selection, Fabrication and Maintenance

About this course:

This online training course, taught by the Marble Institute of America, was created for design professionals to gain a full understanding of sandstone as a building material. Learn more about how to select this natural stone for a variety of interior and exterior applications. Gain an understanding of how sandstone is fabricated and its unique application opportunities to enhance your design plans. Obtain information about setting the proper consumer expectations in regards to installation and maintenance.

You'll learn:

  • Discuss the sandstone selection process and how to identify quality material
  • Recognize sandstone uses and limitations in both interior and exterior settings
  • Identify how sandstone is fabricated and installed
  • Explain how to maintain and care for sandstone after it has been installed


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The International Surface Event (TISE)
The International Surface Event (TISE)

The International Surface Event (TISE) is the largest North American event serving the floor-covering, stone & tile industries. The International Surface Event is comprised of the The International Surface Event: SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo events. Together, these three world-class tradeshows feature four impressive days of the newest products, hands-on demos, inspiring trends, key manufacturers, industry suppliers, along with unmatched education and networking. Held annually each year in Las Vegas, TISE brings together buyers and sellers from all over the world to see the latest products, trends, services and technologies.


Class Curriculum



Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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