Louise Blue granite is a natural stone quarried in the regions of Espírito Santo, Tocantins, Rio Grande do Norte & Bahia Brazil, South America.
It presents a stunning multicolour background, with exotic veining in green, orange, grey, yellow and blue intrusions providing a striking effect to any space in which it is displayed.
Louise 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.
Louise Blue is classified as a quartzite in some countries due to its mineral constitution.
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||2250 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1969 kg/cm2|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||201 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||n/a|
|Water Absorption Rate||0.1% (weight)|
|Impact strength||46 cm|
|Mass by unit of volume||2740 kg/m3|