Hanley Wood University

 

Marble Institute of America

  • Organizations, Resources and Standards Relevant to Natural Stone

    1 LU

    This presentation will explain where to find key sources of information relevant to the natural stone industry. Resources are plentiful, but knowing where to find what can be a challenge. You will learn the history of several relevant organizations, identify the publications & standards they produce, and see practical examples of why each organization is relevant to the design professional. Please take a moment to download some resources that we’ve included in the program for your benefit. These documents will be referenced throughout the program and it will be beneficial for you to have them on hand. Take the course.

    Posted:
    December 2013
    Subject(s):
    Stone
    Sponsor:
    Marble Institute of America
    Certification(s):
    AIA
  • From Quarry to Residential Countertop

    1 LU

    This learning unit will help you describe the basic sequencing processes for natural stone and what is required to take if from a quarry to put it on a countertop. You will describe at least two elements that influence selection of interior application, as well as two factors that affect cost of natural stone. You will also be able discuss two factors to consider regarding sealing natural stone. Take the course.

    Posted:
    December 2008
    Subject(s):
    Finishes and Surfaces, Kitchen
    Sponsor:
    Marble Institute of America
    Certification(s):
    AIA