Bluestone Capping Arris Edge – Pool Coping Tiles
Bluestone makes great wall capping. This Bluestone has a a arris edge giving the wall a very clean look.
However a bullnose edge Bluestone could also be used in this circumstance.
Bluestone Arris edge tiles also used for swimming pool coping tiles, step treads and raised garden beds.
In architecture, an arris is the sharp edge formed by the intersection of two surfaces, such as the corner of a masonry unit; the edge of a timber in timber framing; the junction between two planes of plaster or any intersection of divergent architectural details. Also the raised edges which separate the flutings in a Doric column.
The origin of the term arris is from the Latin ‘arista’ meaning the beard of an ear of grain or the bone of a fish. See also arête.