Limestone is a stone that is well-known for its aesthetic appeal. Make a statement in your home by adding limestone slabs instead of choosing something more common like a granite slab. People often prefer limestone because of the variety of colors and styles to choose from. This type of stone is can be used indoors and outdoors because they are heat resistant. Whether it is the heat from hot pans or the sun, you can depend on your limestone countertops to withstand high temperatures.