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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  • Stony Creek
  • Rose (beige), white, grey with dark grey waves, streaks
  • Details
    Stone NameStony Creek
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginUSA (Connecticut)
    ColorRose (beige), white, grey with dark grey waves, streaks
    Water Absorbtion0.2-0.25%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeLate Proterozoic gneisses melted in Permian
    Petrographic Typemigmatite
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  • Stargate
  • Black
  • Details
    Stone NameStargate
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSouth Africa
    ColorBlack
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
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  • Spectrolite
  • Grey, black with blue (variegated) color change
  • Details
    Stone NameSpectrolite
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginFinland (Kymi)
    ColorGrey, black with blue (variegated) color change
    Water Absorbtion0
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typegabbro group - anorthosite
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  • Solar White
  • White, grey
  • Details
    Stone NameSolar White
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginUSA North Carolina
    ColorWhite, grey
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeDevonian
    Petrographic Typeoriented granite
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  • Sira Grey
  • Light grey, dark grey
  • Details
    Stone NameSira Grey
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia (Kamataka)
    ColorLight grey, dark grey
    Water Absorbtion.003
    Hardness
    Geologic Agemaybe Archaen
    Petrographic Typemaybe granodiorite or monzonite
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  • Simon Brown
  • Brown
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    Stone NameSimon Brown
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSpain
    ColorBrown
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
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  • Silver Sea Green
  • Grey, light green
  • Details
    Stone NameSilver Sea Green
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSaudi Arabia
    ColorGrey, light green
    Water Absorbtion0
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageprobably Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typeprobably granite
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  • Sierra Chica
  • Red, dark grey, light grey
  • Details
    Stone NameSierra Chica
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginArgentina (Buenos Aires)
    ColorRed, dark grey, light grey
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageprobably Paleozoic
    Petrographic Typeporphyritic granite
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  • Shivakashi Yellow
  • yellow, light brown and red
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    Stone NameShivakashi Yellow
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginSivakasi, Virudunagar district, Tamil Nadu State, South India
    Coloryellow, light brown and red
    Water Absorbtion0.25-0.3%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic metamorphism
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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  • Shivakashi Rose
  • Pink
  • Details
    Stone NameShivakashi Rose
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorPink
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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