riven slate

riven slate

A slate that is cleaved along one of its parallel planes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Another great product from Mandarin Stone is the black riven slate, creating a clean, simple, but far from bland effect.
Mandarin Stone riven slate flooring leads into the very generous kitchen/ dining room.
The first floor boasts a panelled master bedroom suite with a private passage to a natural riven slate en suite shower room and a separate dressing room with fitted wardrobes.
If you're sealing riven slate (or something similar), which has a 'grain', apply the sealer in the direction of the grain.
If you''re sealing riven slate (or something similar), which has a 'grain'', apply the sealer in the direction of the grain.Using too much sealer can leave white marks, so be careful.
He fitted it with a friend and laid a new hearth of Riven slate tiles from B&Q.
A Woodland Green Riven Slate Tiles from Floorell have a dull green grey colour and with their uneven texture and colour they are perfect for adding rustic charm.
Start with some decent flooring such as this "riven slate" in grey from Mandarin Stone (www.mandarinstone.com).
The kitchen has a comprehensive range of timber fronted wall and ?oor cupboards with granite work surfaces, set over a riven slate ?oor.
The popular brasserie comprises a conservatory with local riven slate floors and an estuary facing dining room with leather covered banquettes and Welsh oak flooring.
The 'Riven Slate' flooring pictured is from Mandarin Stone (www.mandarinstone.com), and is a very attractive solution.