How to Smooth Out Limestone?

Answer Limestone is a type of soft stone used by sculptors. They favor this type of stone because they can use it for finely detailed work. Sculptors often make limestone into small gifts like jewelry or ... Read More »

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Can you use limestone in a dog run?

You can use crushed limestone as a surface for a dog run. Many people recommend this, including Buffalo Crushed Stone, Inc., and the Louisville Dog Run Association, because it drains well and tends... Read More »

Limestone Vs. Marble?

Limestone and marble are two common rocks found in the Earth's crust. These two rocks have distinct similarities because limestone is a possible parent rock of marble. However, some differences wil... Read More »

How to Test Limestone?

Limestone is composed of calcium carbonate, which is a base. When bases make contact with acid, a chemical reaction takes place as the two attempt to neutralize each other. In the case of limestone... Read More »

What is a limestone?

Limestone is a sedimentary rock composed of calcium carbonate in the form of calcite. Its forms are chalk, coquina, fossiliferous limestone, lithographic limestone, oolitic, travertine and tufa. It... Read More »