After passing through polishing wheels with water and polishing compound, the surface is highly polished, creating a mirror-like shine that is identical or smoother than naturally polished rock.
The number of colors on each piece vary greatly significantly, but they do not differ greatly between pieces.
The design possibilities of using striking book-match effects of sintered stone slabs with veined patterning, such as those found in marble or other stones, are particularly noteworthy. The challenge in acquiring true matching panels to install when utilizing natural stone for those purposes is due to the randomness of the veining. Since the sintered stone panels are manufactured, however, the veining and patterns can be very precisely controlled to achieve very dramatic and artistic looks.