By Gian Luca Fiori
The short answer…not exactly.
Even if you’re just at the very beginning stages of a home project involving surfacing material, you’ve undoubtedly come across the word “travertine.” But what, exactly, is this material? Is it limestone? Is it marble? Is it both? Or is it something completely different?
Truth is, travertine is often sold as marble or limestone, even though it’s neither. Travertine is a natural stone, just like marble,...