New Kashmir White Granite
A beautiful white granite, the New Kashmir White granite is an Indian Granite. Most noteworthy, this granite has won the heart of American people, who were missing this granite since a long time. This is one of the most popular granite. This granite was not available for few years but it is back in the stock now. We have been selling alternate materials such as Moon White granite.
There are several white granite available in the market but the Kashmir White stands out. This is soft and cottony white. The garnet of brown , charcoal and dove colors makes it splendid. Seems like white galaxy granite, but not as bright as. The balance of brightness makes it astonishing. The availability of New Kashmir White granite is good at the moment and we are processing this material in following finishing :-
- Bush Hammered
|Name of Stone||New Kashmir White|
|Alternative Name||Cashmir White|
|Finishing Available||Polished, Flamed|
|Uses||Kitchen Countertops, Flooring, Vanity Top, Wall Cladding|
New Kashmir White Granite Slabs
The slabs are cut from different sizes of blocks, due to availability of different sizes in New Kashmir White granite we are cutting it in following sizes and all sizes are available in Polished finishing as stocked material :-
- Jumbo Gangsaw Slabs (2600mm & above x 1600mm & above) in 20, 30 mm
- Mini Gangsaw Slabs (2200mm & above x 1200mm & above) in 20,30 mm
- Vertical Cutter Slabs (2200mm & above x 600mm & above) in 20,30 mm
- 1′ x 1′ x 10mm or 305x305x10mm
- 2′ x 1′ x 10mm or 610x305x10mm
- 400 x 400 x 10mm
Tiles of this granite can be used in flooring, wall cladding and most noteworthy even making countertop base material. The above size tile are available in calibrated thickness.
Technical Data :
(Physico – Mechanical Property)
|Bulk specific gravity||2.62||2.63||2.62||C-97|
|Absorption by weight %||0.39||0.42||0.41||C-97|
|Compressive Strength N/ mm2||162.17||172.61||165.98||C-170|
|Flexural strength, N/mm2||8.91||9.35||9.16||C-880|
|Modulus of rupture N/ mm2||10.15||10.99||10.54||C-99|
This granite is very useful for indoor applications such as Kitchen Counter tops. You can cut a whole slab in 2 pieces. One piece for making the counter top and other one for making the center table. This will give contrast to your kitchen. Another use of this granite is in flooring. The floors will look bright and shine with this granite. The color of this granite as a result it will save power. The light color does not need so much light to illuminate. The flamed finished New Kashmir White granite is used for wall cladding and as tiles for pool.
Problems with New Kashmir White Granite
As we have discussed many pros about the New Kashmir white granite, now we come to the cons of this material. This is a light color material and light color granite are more prone to stains. The absorption rate is .41%, which is vulnerable for stains. The material is of porous nature and it absorbs as a result the material will looks like oily after contact with oily or greasy things. It needs a lot of care to keep it away from stains. You can apply good sealer of this granite. some sealer may not fill very fine pits, but it will not affect the overall beauty of this material. Many fabricator says that this is a virtually sponge material , but we are not agree about it. We have been cutting and polishing this granite from a long time but haven’t observed such nature. It just needs timely sealing and it will work perfect for you.
The materials is suitable for any type of commercial or residential uses. High availability and reasonable pricing are very important in any commercial or residential project. You can put it on walls, or use in flooring. This is so beautiful and mesmerizing that will make your home or commercial project as much luxurious. The stain problem is processing related so by applying sealer timely, we can avoid such problem. Every luxury item needs a little care, so we need to maintain it. We recommend you to buy this Granite in Slabs and tiles form.
Pictures of New Kashmir White Granite
Photo courtesy : Houzz