Overlay work is used along with the
inlay to enhance the overall appearance. It involves using thin strips
or films of metal or fine slices of stone. They are stuck over the
base stone using some cementing material or an adhesive. It makes the
product eye catching by giving the pattern a slight three-dimensional
Overlay is more frequently used in interior flooring to enhance the
appearance. The overlay table tops are gaining popularity by the day.
The combined effect of overlay and inlay leaves the beholder