The existence of granite as a building material already well known. This type of volcanic rock is increasingly popular because of the strength and flexibility. No wonder if the granite is very well known, especially by those who work in the construction field. For some areas, the prestige of granite is slightly below ceramic, but in general, granite is quite prominent material among various other building materials. If we talk about the tiles, tiles materials made of granite will occupy a preferred position in the top ranks. This is due to the strength, density, and granite look is preferred by most homeowners. Granite tiles are not only suitable to be used as flooring in the kitchen or bathroom, but could also be used as flooring in another room, which is in the house.
Granite tiles will enhance the visual appeal of a room, so the room looks much more attractive. The tile also has a soft surface and does not feel rough on the feet. Properties of granite that is not easy to get dirty and easy to clean, making these tiles not only suitable to be used as flooring, but also very suitable to be used as a kitchen table mat, wall cover of the cooking area, and others.
A slight drawback of granite is, this stone has a limited styles and patterns, so it is rather difficult to reconcile with all the theme of the room. In addition, this type of stone is also quite heavy, so if it will be used as kitchen table mat, retaining underlying must be really strong.