Granite

Granite is an excellent choice for kitchen countertops. It is extremely hard, resistant to scratches and is not sensitive to acids like marble. The colors and patterns that granite offers range from neutral to absolutely breathtaking.

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  • Copper Silk
  • Beibe, pink, redish, green, black
  • Details
    Stone NameCopper Silk
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Rajasthan)
    ColorBeibe, pink, redish, green, black
    Water Absorbtion(0.15-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typeprobably granite
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  • Vyara
  • Beige-ivory, gold bands
  • Details
    Stone NameVyara
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Tamil Nadu)
    ColorBeige-ivory, gold bands
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.25%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean - Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group ? maybe migmatite
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  • Giallo Ornamental
  • Beige-ivory, light grey with black and brown spots
  • Details
    Stone NameGiallo Ornamental
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Espirito Santo)
    ColorBeige-ivory, light grey with black and brown spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.25-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typegneiss group ? garnet gneiss
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  • Milford Pink
  • Beige-pink, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameMilford Pink
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginUSA (Massachusetts)
    ColorBeige-pink, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.1-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeLate Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegranite
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  • Crema Bahia
  • Beige, bluish, (grey, black)
  • Details
    Stone NameCrema Bahia
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Bahia)
    ColorBeige, bluish, (grey, black)
    Water Absorbtion(0.15-0.2%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean - Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typealkali granite with hornblende
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  • Zimbabwe Black
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameZimbabwe Black
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginZimbabwe (Mashonaland)
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion0.1-0.15%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typegabbro group - dolerite
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  • Swedish Black
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameSwedish Black
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSweden (Skane)
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion(0.05-0.1%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCarboniferous to Permian
    Petrographic Typegabbro group - dolerite
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  • Stargate
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameStargate
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSouth Africa
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Shanxi Black
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameShanxi Black
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Shanxi)
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion0.05-0.15%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCretaceous to Terciery
    Petrographic Typeprobably dolerite
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  • Portorosa
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NamePortorosa
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginItaly
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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