Terrazzo has been developed by craftmens in Venice. This artificial granite is made with a mixture of cement dust and different kind of grinded stones after polished on site. Frequently used in the past it is now strongly suggested for refurbish an historic building or for give a prestige touch to your project. Is possible realizing modern designs with the addition of aluminium joints or inserts. Perfect for the new heating floor technologies is a very strong and useful floor. Terrazzo last long, his superficial duration as polished new is between 30 to 50 years and after can be easily polish again for a duration of one hunderd years or more. You could find old flooring samples done with this tipe of concrete walking along Victoria station, London, platform 15/16 or, more recent, in Westfield London in some areas at the firs floor and in the Venice airport Marco Polo Lounge entrance.