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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  • Bianco Romano
  • White-ivory, grey with brown-red spots (and black streaks)
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    Stone NameBianco Romano
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Espirito Santo)
    ColorWhite-ivory, grey with brown-red spots (and black streaks)
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.4%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typegneiss group or pegmatite
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  • Bianco Regina
  • White-ivory, grey with brown-red (dark green) spots
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    Stone NameBianco Regina
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Bahia)
    ColorWhite-ivory, grey with brown-red (dark green) spots
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.4%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typegneiss group, probably granulite
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  • Blue King
  • White-greenish (brownish), blue
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    Stone NameBlue King
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginZambia (Northwestern Province)
    ColorWhite-greenish (brownish), blue
    Water Absorbtion(0.05-0.2%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typesodalite syenite
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  • Viskon White
  • White with dark grey waves
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    Stone NameViskon White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Southern States)
    ColorWhite with dark grey waves
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.25%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean - Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group ? probably migmatite
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  • Kashmir White
  • White (to ivory or greenish) with grey and brown spots
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    Stone NameKashmir White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Tamil Nadu)
    ColorWhite (to ivory or greenish) with grey and brown spots
    Water Absorbtion0.3-0.5%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - granulite
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  • Saint Cecilia Light
  • White
  • Details
    Stone NameSaint Cecilia Light
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorWhite
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
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  • Mint Green
  • White
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    Stone NameMint Green
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorWhite
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Luna Pearl
  • White
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    Stone NameLuna Pearl
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginItaly
    ColorWhite
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
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  • Crystal White
  • White
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    Stone NameCrystal White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSpain
    ColorWhite
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Colorado White
  • White
  • Details
    Stone NameColorado White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorWhite
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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