Colonial Cream granite is a beautifully elegant stone that needs little embellishment. It is styled with brown and golden spots across a veined complexion.
Colonial Cream granite is originally found India and quarried in the regions of Tamil Nadu-Chenna, Karnataka-Bangalore and Tamil Nadu-Madurai. It is a beautifully elegant stone that needs little embellishment. Styled here with brown and golden spots across its veined complexion.
It presents a creamy background with hints of yellow minerals, medium sized grains in ivory white and delicate brown intrusions. It offers unparalleled beauty and strength to interior and exterior areas alike.
Colonial Cream granite is suitable for use in kitchens, walls and floorings. It requires little maintenance 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 a magmatic rock which is made from quartz and feldspar amongst other minerals. In the first place, it occurs naturally below the earth’s surface. Secondly, the process takes place over hundreds of thousands of years, resulting in an extremely strong stone.
It is also important to note Granite has been used over many civilizations in construction of buildings, monuments and paving. Most recently, it has become a material of choice for decoration. If a long history of it use over time was not enough, granite can be seen almost everywhere. In the same way, residential homes, commercial properties and restaurants use it too.
Natural Granite not offers unique and exotic looks, durability and strength. Not only that, but it also brings investment value to any property in which it is applied. Moreover, and when it comes to performance, the stone is great. The lack of calcium in granite ensures the stone does not etch like marble when exposed to acid present in lemons, oranges, etc
Besides this, granite varies in shape, patterns and colours. As an example, slab sizes will usually cover areas of between 5.5 metre square and 6.5 metre square. In other words, is ideal for large areas such as kitchen islands as it can be installed seamlessly.
When it comes to thicknesses, 20mm and 30mm are the most popular. It comes in standard finishes in polished, honed, satin and leather. This significantly allows for many options in terms of both design and style.
|Colour||Beige, Cream, Ivory|
|Suitable for||Exteriors, Interiors|
|Average block dimensions||Medium/Large|
|Slab variation rate||Limited|
|Compression tensile strength||1578 kg/cm2|
|Tensile strength after freeze-thaw cycles||1599 kg/cm2|
|Heat expansion rate||0,0013 mm/m°C|
|Impact strength||41 cm|
|Mass by unit of volume||2682 kg/m3|
|Water Absorption Rate||0,003800|
|Unitary modulus of bending tensile strength||104 kg/cm2|