Our Brazil is a stone from South America that is characterized by its beautiful array of golden and brown flecks scattered on a creamy beige backdrop.
Ouro Brazil Granite brings sophisticated natural beauty to any space in which it is displayed. The material is highly resistant to stains, scratches and heat, making it ideal for demanding areas. Coupled with multiple golden and brown flecks on a creamy beige background, it offers an earthy look to enlighten your designs.
In addition, you can use Ouro Brazil granite for exterior areas including gardens, patios and terraces. If you are looking for a sturdy material that can sustain the weather and extreme temperatures, this granite is perfect.
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.
• Simple and luxurious
• Minimal liquid absorption
• Extremely durable
• Popular worktop material due to a mix of looks and investment value
• Available in a wide array colours, thicknesses and finishes
• Unique appearance
• Suitable for indoors and outdoors applications
• Adds resale value to any property
• Honed finished provides vintage and old-fashioned looks
• Easy maintenance regime
• Naturally strong: third strongest mineral on earth
• 100% natural and non-toxic
• Suitable for food preparation areas and healthcare facilities
|Suitable for||Exterior, Interior|
|Water Absorption Rate||0.16 mass%|
|Compressive Strength||180.50 - 185.90 MPa|
|Density||2647 - 2690 kg/m3|
|Flexural Strength||12.95 MPa|