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Granite used in Variety of Applications

By MPG Stone Subscribe to RSS | February 1st 2012 | Views:

Granite is known for its common application – kitchen countertops, but few people know that this form of natural stone can be used in variety of applications:


The common usage of granite is countertops. Large granite slabs are cut in desired dimensions to fit them as granite countertops in kitchens. Such slabs are real versatile and used as free to use surface. They act as table to do variety of odd-jobs without disturbing the aura of natural stone. People can stock hot objects, use it as a cutting and chopping board and make it an excellent base to store cold and hot things with ease. These should be applied with sealant regularly to make them last the lifetime and more. Secondly, these should be cared for by using pH neutral cleaning agents.

Bathroom countertops

Granite is used as a base for wash-basins. These are available for seating beautiful basins as an extravagant base. Granite in gloss finish radiates sophisticate appeal and looks extremely beautiful. Sometimes, people install these to add aura and depict age-old strength.

Dining top

Dine-area is used frequently, day and night. A sturdy dining base can be cleaned frequently without compromising with the quality of the material. These dining tops are one of a kind and used very little in this form thus stealing stares from onlookers. Dining area needs little or no maintenance with granite slabs’ benchtop.

Seats in granite

Granite seats around swimming pools or in the gardens are prevalent from centuries. These are installed to enjoy beautiful and serene outdoor surroundings and soak in the warmth of sun and grandeur.

Granite flooring tiles are available to construct massive mosaic medallions. Such medallions are installed in large spaces as these demand large area for full demonstration effects. Mirror-like mosaic patterns in various designs and shapes are used to magnify the grandeur of the place. Granite mosaics look much more beautiful in comparison with costliest of carpets.

Granite flooring tiles

Flooring tiles is one of the most preferred options for decorating floors. The large granite flooring tiles with proper natural stone borders leave an everlasting mark on the users. Some people love to use only extravagance and granite tiles are meant just for this purpose only.

Feature walls

Walling with granite stones is in vogue since centuries and its aura has never diminished. This is evident from the wide usage of natural stone in various granite walls. Feature walls are always better than normal walls. The reason is that these are sophisticate in looks and lasts endlessly.

Kitchen granite countertops are used in most homes and other places as these offers a lifetime guarantee with proper care and allow free usage without any hindrances. But like every other thing, granite also needs a lot of care to maintain its versatility and never fading grandeur.

Install these in your homes and add beauty, magnificence, grandeur, usability and above all mesmerizing impact on everyone who visits your place. There is no need for carpeting or adding artifacts to feature walls done in granite.

MPG Stone - About Author:
Largest manufacturers and Natural Stone Suppliers, MPG Stone is the well known name as Natural stone and marble Supplier, We offer complete range of natural stones like slate, Ledge Stone, marble stone & granite and has great variety of natural stone flooring tile, Limestone Countertops, Mosaic Stone Tiles etc. For more articles and info on natural stones please visit our website

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