Natural Manhattan Gray Soapstone Is a Classic Variety
If the traditional black with mild white veining is what you’re looking for, Manhattan Gray Soapstone might just be perfect for you.
Manhattan Gray soapstone offers a very well-balanced visual that will certainly please those looking for an uncomplicated stone with plenty of marbling. Untreated, this material is a beautiful light gray color that resembles freshly poured concrete. After wax or oil treatment, Manhattan Gray soapstone deepens to black with very subtle veining. Ask us about the special finishes we offer, including our special proprietary satin surface finish that gives this natural stone a texture you will want to keep touching.
The poured-concrete-like appearance of this soapstone variety looks great when sculpted into outdoor furniture or fabricated for wall tiles or a fireplace mantel. Natural soapstone is burn- and heat-resistant, weatherproof, and tough enough to hold its own in high-traffic and heavy-use areas. Explore M Teixeira Soapstone’s Resource Center for inspiration, design tips, and information about the benefits of soapstone and other natural stone products.