Blue Pearl Extra Dark granite is a strong coloured, coarse-grained, light blue iridescent syenite (larvikite) of the Permian period
Blue Pearl Extra granite is a natural stone found in the region of Larvik, Norway from where it is exported to the UK and Europe.
It presents a dark blue background; medium to large sized blue-greyish pearly spots and iridescent grains in a random pattern that offers unparalleled natural beauty interior and exterior architectural areas alike.
Blue Pearl Extra is an extremely versatile material that is available in different finishes including honed polished, Anticato and bush hammered that enables different looks suiting relevant design environments. The Extra variety in this material presents larger iridescent pearls than the standard quality blocks.
Blue Pearl Extra granite is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance r whilst providing sophisticated looks in both interior and exterior applications that require natural stone that offers a refined appearance with incredible performance characteristics and strength.
Granite is an ideal stone to work with, offering the possibility of having seamless pieces across large surfaces such as kitchen worktops, bar counters, bathrooms, cladding, and islands.
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Type of Application||Architrave and columns, Bar countertops, Bathroom coverings, Bathroom worktops, Bench top, Countertops, Fireplace surrounds, Floorings, Kitchen worktops, Reception desks, Shower tray, Splashbacks, staircases, Table tops, Vanity tops, Wall cladding, Washbasins, Wet rooms and Saunas|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||2520 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||2260 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||n/a|
|Impact strength||46,50 cm|
|Water absorption rate||n/a|
|Mass by unit of volume||2730 kg/m3|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||207 kg/cm2|