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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  • Tan Brown
  • Brown-red, dark grey
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    Stone NameTan Brown
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Andhra Pradesh)
    ColorBrown-red, dark grey
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageprobably
    Petrographic Typeporphyric oriented granite (maybe orthogneiss)
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  • Tarn
  • Grey, white, black
  • Details
    Stone NameTarn
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginFrance
    ColorGrey, white, black
    Water Absorbtion0.3-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCarboniferous
    Petrographic Typegranite
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  • Taupe
  • Brown
  • Details
    Stone NameTaupe
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorBrown
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Tibetan Blue
  • Bluish, greenish, grey, black
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    Stone NameTibetan Blue
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina
    ColorBluish, greenish, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion(0.15-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Typegranite
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  • Tiger Skin
  • Rose, light grey with grey streaks
  • Details
    Stone NameTiger Skin
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Tamil Nadu)
    ColorRose, light grey with grey streaks
    Water Absorbtion0.25-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group
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  • Tiger Yellow
  • Ivory-gold, grey, oriented dark grey streaks
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    Stone NameTiger Yellow
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginChina (Guangxi)
    ColorIvory-gold, grey, oriented dark grey streaks
    Water Absorbtion(0.25-0.35%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgePaleozoic to Mesozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group
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  • Tropic Brown
  • Brown, grey
  • Details
    Stone NameTropic Brown
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSaudi Arabia
    ColorBrown, grey
    Water Absorbtion0.1-0.15%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typegranite
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  • Tropical Flower
  • Green
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    Stone NameTropical Flower
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorGreen
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Tropical Green
  • Green with green-black and red spots
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    Stone NameTropical Green
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Kerala)
    ColorGreen with green-black and red spots
    Water Absorbtion0.2-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - probably granulite
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  • Tropical Sapoti
  • Green
  • Details
    Stone NameTropical Sapoti
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorGreen
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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