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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  • Caledonia
  • Brown, grey, black
  • Details
    Stone NameCaledonia
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginCanada (Quebec)
    ColorBrown, grey, black
    Water Absorbtion0.1-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeProterozoic
    Petrographic Typecharnockite group (granite composition)
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  • Artus
  • Brown, white
  • Details
    Stone NameArtus
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil
    ColorBrown, white
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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  • Verde Bahia
  • Dark green, dark grey, (gold)
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    Stone NameVerde Bahia
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Bahia)
    ColorDark green, dark grey, (gold)
    Water Absorbtion(0.05-0.2%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean to Early Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typecharnockite group (granite to quartz syenite composition)
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  • Ubatuba
  • Dark green, dark grey, (gold)
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    Stone NameUbatuba
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Sao Paulo)
    ColorDark green, dark grey, (gold)
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.45%)
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typecharnockite group - quartz syenite composition (meta-morphosed)
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  • Verde Butterfly
  • Dark green, grey
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    Stone NameVerde Butterfly
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Espirito Santo)
    ColorDark green, grey
    Water Absorbtion0.1-0.2%
    Hardness
    Geologic Ageuppermost Proterozoic to Cambrian
    Petrographic Typecharnockite group (quartz syenite composition)
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  • Impala Black
  • Dark grey, black
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    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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  • Jacaranda
  • Dark red with grey to redish bands
  • Details
    Stone NameJacaranda
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginBrazil (Minas Gerais)
    ColorDark red with grey to redish bands
    Water Absorbtion(0.2-0.3%)
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeArchean - Proterozoic
    Petrographic Typegneiss group - migmatite
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  • Gran Violet
  • Dark red-violet, light grey with dark grey waves
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    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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  • Emerald Pearl
  • Dark-grey to green, (blue)
  • Details
    Stone NameEmerald Pearl
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginNorway (Vestfold)
    ColorDark-grey to green, (blue)
    Water Absorbtion0.15-0.35%
    Hardness
    Geologic AgeCarboniferous - Permian boundary
    Petrographic Typesyenite group - larvikite
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  • Sahara Gold
  • Gold
  • Details
    Stone NameSahara Gold
    Stone TypeGranite
    OriginIndia
    ColorGold
    Water Absorbtion
    Hardness
    Geologic Age
    Petrographic Type
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