Stepping stones.

1. Bourgogne Château Vintaged Finish is a French limestone with colour tones ranging from caramel to taupe. £155 per sq m (including VAT) from Artisans of Devizes (01380 720007;
stone flooring ideas2. Berkeley Grey flagstone is a hard, durable limestone, which is suitable for inside and outside. From £45 per sq m from Natural Stone Consulting (0845 521 8700; www.naturalstoneconsulting.
stone flooring ideas3. Milan Tumbled Limestone from Mandarin Stone. From £39 per sq m (01600 715444;


stone flooring ideas4. Bordeaux Black Cobbles from Lapicida costs £96 per sq m (020– 3012 1000;


stone flooring ideas5. Nebula Lagoon composite-stone flooring costs £400 per sq m from Silestone at Cosentino (01256 761229;


stone flooring ideas6. Portland Stone by Marlborough Tiles isn’t actually stone, but is glazed porcelain designed to replicate real stone. £53.84 per sq m (01672 512422;


stone flooring ideas7. Umbrian limestone by Floors of Stone costs between £48 and £49 per sq m depending on the size of the tile (01509 234000;