You can find Black Lavastone or Pedra Hitam in volcanoe areas like Java, Indonesia. When wet, the stone is black. When dry, it will be gray. That’s why it looks elegant for wall, swimming pool, etc. You can find the application of the black lava stone in many resorts around the world.

Even more, Borobudur Temple uses this natural stone on its building, statues & paints, too. As we know, it was built very long time ago and it still remains standing now. Because of that, it is so strong for floor, wall, pool, tiles, or even buildings.

About Black Lavastone

The formation of the stone is in the bowel of the earth. In all conditions, this stone is very strong & durable. Even though its density is not as solid as Andesite, this stone is strong for floor, wall, tiles, etc. Then, this stone is porous. In fact, its tiny holes allow the air goes in & out through. In addition, the stone is anti-slip & doesn’t absorb hot thermal. Therefore, it is safe for both indoor and outdoor tiles.

Black Lava Stone Types & Sizes


Suppliers sell black lava stone in different sizes. For sawn cut and honed finishing, the sizes include 30 x 30 x 1 and 20 x 40 x 1 for floor tiles. While for pool tiles, the sizes range from 10 x 10 x 1 to 20 x 20 x 1. For rough face with the format of cut to size, the sizes range from 10 x 10 x 1 – 3 to 20 x 40 x 1 – 3.

However, there are also some other black lavastone finishings such as bullnose finishing and irregular or random finishing. For special size, you can request to the supplier and they will create it for you.

Black Lava Stone Applications

You can install this natural stone for the floor, pool deck, swimming pool, tiles, wall, etc. Anyway, it will certainly give a stunning & awesome appearance in your home. Besides that, this stone gives a natural & elegant black look. Additionally, this natural stone does not absorb thermal so that the building will remain cool.

Black Lava Stone Packing & Stuffing

Packing the black lavastone should use the International Packing Standard. So, the good packing protects and makes the stone safe from any damages. Commonly, the packing uses Styrofoam, strapping belt, solid wood & good arrangement.

Then, the process of stuffing is loading the black lava stone to the transport. Of course, trusted manufacturers have the experienced in this job.

The Substance of Black Lava Stone

Because of the substance, black lava stone is not only durable but also safe. The substance includes SiO2, Fe203, MgO, K2O, MnO2, H2O, pH, AI2O3, CaO, Na2O, and P2O5. Then, the cation exchange capacity is 3,51 meq/100 gr. Meanwhile, the water absorption is 21.32% whereas the density is 2.9160 kg/m3.

Now, you can purchase black lavastone either online or offline. The most important thing is that you use it rightly so that it can enhance your building, pool, wall, etc.

If you need any further information regarding the Bali Sandstone or other kinds of cooperation, you can contact us via WhatsApp (Stefani) or email [email protected].

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