Marble has been used in monumental building throughout time. From the columns of the Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC, to the flooring of many monuments. Marble has been sought after for its beauty and workability. A desirable material in ancient times it was stolen and reused as civilizations rose and fell from power. The White clean look of marble has made it a luxury material for bathroom tops and kitchens. Though not as durable as granite, marble is an exceptional choice for many applications.