Designed by nature to be naturally beautiful
Here at Natural Stone Imports (formerly NZ Bluestone) we want to help bring the beauty of natural stone into your home and garden. We offer a range of natural stone solutions from paving, pool coping, cladding and tiles to coffee and dining tables. We can custom order any size to suit your requirements.
Natural Stone has a unique blend of tones and colours to bring character and individuality to your home and garden. It is low maintenance, extremely durable, easy to install and are naturally safe with non-slip properties.
Favoured by architects, designers and landscapers due to its durability, natural beauty and more importantly, it’s long-lasting cosmetic properties (especially when compared to concrete), natural stone is a natural choice. When you choose natural stone, you’re choosing a practical and cosmetic solution that will last a lifetime.
Travertine is formed at the mouth of hot springs or in Limestone caves. Available in a range of neutral earthy tones, Travertine’s key characteristics are the natural holes within the stone which are caused by carbon dioxide evasion as the stone is setting. The holes add texture to the finish but can be filled in…
Black Granite – extremely strong and durable, a popular choice for all applications.
Natural stone has it’s own unique markings. It’s formation over thousands of years and it’s exposure to the elements are what causes these markings. This means that no two pieces of our natural stone are exactly the same. Colour, difference in shape and size of markings are some of the variances you may see. It’s…
Bluestone is a basalt; a volcanic rock that has formed and hardened over millions of years. It offers a natural palette of grey, blue and charcoal tones.
A stunning, sparkling white stone with a slight gold grain through it for a striking look. It has properties similar to granite making it naturally strong and very durable.
A classic granite with medium grey tones and white veining. Extremely strong and durable, a popular choice for all applications.
Black Basalt (G684) is a hard wearing stone that is dark charcoal when dry and solid black when wet. Popular as pool coping but suitable for indoor and outdoor applications.
Travertine – Classic
A popular neutral cream toned stone direct from Turkey
A form of limestone with natural cream-beige tones along with hints of grey and brown. Chambolle is a soft limestone and must be sealed with an impregnating/penetrating sealer. Please read our Sealing section for more information. For this particular type of stone, we recommend dip sealing or using two coats of DryTreat 40SK followed by two…
This beautiful granite has the characteristics of marble coupled with the denseness and durability of granite. It is light grey in colour marbled with dark grey/charcoal and touches of green.
Another type of basalt, Lava Rock is dark grey in colour with a unique pitted appearance caused by the release of gases in the stone.
Limestone Blue is a strong dense rock with minimal pores. Available in Acid Wash, Flamed & Honed finish. Acid finish becomes a dark blue-grey colour with patches of light grey-white patches & bubbles. Honed is similar in the look but more smooth to the touch. Flamed finish becomes lighter grey in colour mottled with paler grey-white…
A white and grey granite that can be vein cut or cross cut for a different effect. A beautiful stone with a distinctive look.
Natural Stone were fabulous to work with for our bathroom, kitchen tiles and also outdoor paving!