Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Granite Flooring: Types of Granite Flooring

 
 
   

 

Summary:

Granite tile flooring is the most popular choice indoors as well as outdoors owing to its various advantages. It also gives an aesthetic appeal along with being durable.

Granite Flooring is known for a few decades now and it is becoming increasingly popular nowadays. One of the reasons for its increasing popularity is that it offers wide design options at a reasonable rate.

 

So, if you are thinking of having your tiles replaced because either you are renovating your home or just want to have your tiles replaced, granite flooring may be the best choice for you.

Granite is one of the types of natural stone- it is an igneous rock that comes into existence after volcanic activity. It has a crystalline structure. The tiles are dense and possess strength too.

 


 

  A. Types of Granite Flooring  

The following are the most popular granite flooring types,

1. Kashmir White Granite

It is durable and has a glossy finish. The tiles containing a thickness of about 2-3 cm are considerably more durable.

These tiles are available in sizes:

60 cm * 30 cm

60 cm * 60 cm

24” * 24”

12” * 24”

 

Kashmir White Granite

 

2. Platinum White Granite

Platinum white granite tiles are available in bright colors. Also, they are cheap. If you are designing for a tight budget, then these tiles can serve you. Their durability is more. Also, you get chances for finish- polished, flamed, or leather-finish.

These tiles are available in sizes:

60 cm * 30 cm

60 cm * 60 cm

24 cm * 24 cm

12 cm * 24 cm

 

Platinum White Granite

 

3. Absolute Black Granite

Yes, absolute black granite tiles are also known and employed as flooring tiles. The countertops of absolute black granite are expensive but the tiles of this granite type available in an inexpensive range.

 

Absolute Black Granite

 

4. Black Galaxy Granite

It is also a matching option to absolute black and is now employed for flooring as well along with countertops. These tiles are sorted out without a line.

 

Black Galaxy Granite

 

5. Crystal Yellow Granite

Crystal yellow granite is available in a bright color. it is particularly appropriate as an indoor flooring choice. It has evenly dispersed crystals and is one of the most uniform tiles. It is open in a thickness of 1.8 cm or 2 cm. it can be employed for outdoor use too.

 

Crystal Yellow Granite

 

6. Tan Brown Granite

Tan brown granite is another dark color choice that can be used for flooring. These tiles also arrive in a wide range of finishes like flamed, polished, and leather finishing.

 

Tan Brown Granite

 

7. Rosy Pink Granite

These pink granite tiles are one of the cheapest granite tiles. It is also called zero-maintenance granite because of its high durability. It does not even need sealing, thus saving the cost of sealant. However, it is glossed heavily.

 

Rosy Pink Granite

 

8. Steel Grey Granite

These granite tiles resemble silver pearls in the ocean and are one of the most common types of granite tiles employed.

Above the given choices, there are other types of granite tiles too like vision white granite and so on that are commonly employed.

 

Steel Grey Granite

 

 


 

 

  B. Advantages of Granite Flooring  

The advantages of Granite Flooring are as follows:

a. Durability

b. Variety Shades

c. Easy Maintenance

d. Resistant to stain, Heat & Scratches

 


 

 

  C. Disadvantages of Granite Flooring  

The disadvantages of granite flooring are as follows:

a. Heavy in weight.

b. Difficult Installation

c. Time Consuming Maintenance

 


 

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