Past And Present Granite

Granite is an igneous rock. The color palette is quite rich in granite: Depending on the color of the feldspar – a different shade of gray, decorative granite: green and blue-green color, no less rare red, orange, pink color, and less rare granite with blue quartz. Depending on the accumulation of dark-colored metal different picture of granite, which in turn is very diverse and always unique, making it an excellent ornamental stone. The texture of granite is very rich, the surface can be: polished, honed, brushed smooth, sawn, grooved, machined, nodular, heat-treated, treated ultrasound and tp. Granite was once used exclusively for the construction of palaces, temples, creating sculptures and monuments, columns, these days use it infinitely.

Granite meets all the main properties of building material for which it should be so and appreciate superior quality is a strength. It is thanks to the strength and durability it is well appreciated in the construction, in addition, it is recognized as an environmentally clean and safe raw materials. Strong Granite is resistant to friction, abrasion, it is an ideal decoration material for the outer parts of the object and internal. Granite is very resistant, so it is often used to create a massive dense tables, columns, finishing ladders and so on. Apart from the fact that granite perfectly amenable to grinding, nowadays also often made use billed oblitsovachnye elements impeding slip shoes, just for decoration of stairs, and other zones of high permeability. Granite is well combined with other natural and artificial materials.

Decorative granite: countertops, coffee tables, stools, bars, sculpture will make a fine antique, or vice versa ultra-fashionable touch to your interior, or the same finish granite will present the luxury of your surroundings. It is also important for the maintenance of natural stone, the main two stages is the cleaning and protection. Main – this wet cleaning the surface, but before it started to get rid of accumulated garbage on it. If the surface is polished, brush must be dry and mild, if unpolished – a brush – you need to take harder. Very effective at this stage the use of conventional vacuum cleaner, especially on the unpolished stone, then you can put on a special surface hardeners. The smaller stone is exposed to negative for him the external factors, the longer it will last. It is also important to remember that the polished and unpolished surfaces require different care and different degrees of protection. To date, a handsome granite perhaps the most durable and simultaneously available raw materials for recovery and enrichment of any interior, whether home, office, restaurant, or street.