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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  • Golden Wave
  • Ivory, grey with dark grey and gold waves and spots
  • Details
    Stone NameGolden Wave
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Espirito Santo)
    ColorIvory, grey with dark grey and gold waves and spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - probably migmatite
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  • Gran Violet
  • Dark red-violet, light grey with dark grey waves
  • Details
    Stone NameGran Violet
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Minas Gerais)
    ColorDark red-violet, light grey with dark grey waves
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.25%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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  • Green Galaxy
  • Green
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    Stone NameGreen Galaxy
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorGreen
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Green Rose
  • Green, rose, dark grey
  • Details
    Stone NameGreen Rose
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Andhra Pradesh)
    ColorGreen, rose, dark grey
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageprobably Archean
    Petrographic Typegneiss group
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  • Hassan Green
  • Black, light green
  • Details
    Stone NameHassan Green
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Kamataka)
    ColorBlack, light green
    Water Absorbtion0
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean
    Petrographic Typedolerite (gabbro to diorite composition)
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  • Himalayan Blue
  • Red with dark grey-bluish waves
  • Details
    Stone NameHimalayan Blue
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Kamataka)
    ColorRed with dark grey-bluish waves
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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  • Humaita Yellow
  • Gold
  • Details
    Stone NameHumaita Yellow
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorGold
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Impala Black
  • Dark grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameImpala Black
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSouth Africa (Gauteng)
    ColorDark grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.05-0.15%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typenorite
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  • Imperial Red
  • Red
  • Details
    Stone NameImperial Red
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorRed
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Imperial White
  • White, grey (bands)
  • Details
    Stone NameImperial White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Tamil Nadu)
    ColorWhite, grey (bands)
    Water Absorbtion0.35-0.45%
    Hardness
    Geologic Agemaybe Archaen
    Petrographic Typegneiss group
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