The term “Granite” is derived from the Latin word “Granum” meaning “grain” because of its granular nature. Granite is an Igneous Stone, primarily made of Quartz(35%), Feldspar(45%) & Potassium.
Dimensional granite specs include high load bearing capacity, amenability to cutting without secondary flaws, ability to yield thin and large slabs and – above all – durability.Granite is a very strong and durable stone. It takes heavy gloss polish, popularly used as architectural stone for interior and exterior walls, floors and monumental stone.
Granite is the most exclusive of all building stones, and granite slabs and granite tiles occupy a prominent place among dimensional stones. Its fascinating colors, heavy gloss mirror polish and textural patterns make granite slabs and granite tiles extremely popular.
Granite are Famous for combination of beauty and strength. With more than 120 colors of granite, India produces Hardest and strongest Granite. There are many states in India which produces Granite. There are two category mainly as South Indian Granite and North Indian Granite.
As granite quarries are located in different parts of India, they enjoy the variety in color. Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and the new state of Telangana has majority of granite reserves in India. All Indian Granite Colors are ideal for flooring, wall cladding and countertops.