White Macaubas Quartzite

What is White Macaubas quartzite?

White Macaubas Quartzite is a premium natural stone highly esteemed for its luxurious appearance and exceptional durability. This exquisite quartzite, quarried primarily in Brazil, presents a stunning palette ranging from light to medium gray or creamy white, enhanced by delicate veining in hues of gray, beige, and occasional hints of gold or blue. The unique combination of these colors and patterns creates a sophisticated and elegant look, transforming any interior space into a refined haven.

Primarily composed of quartz, this white Quartzite boasts remarkable strength and hardness. This composition endows the stone with an impressive resilience, allowing it to withstand daily wear and tear effortlessly. Its robustness is one of its standout features, making it an ideal choice for various high-traffic applications in modern homes and commercial spaces.

What is White Macaubas quartzite used for?

In interior design, White Macaubas Quartzite is celebrated for its ability to completely transform spaces with its refined and elegant appearance. It brings a sense of opulence and sophistication to any setting, whether used in residential or commercial projects. This quartzite is particularly popular for kitchen countertops, where its stunning looks and functional benefits create an ideal workspace. In bathrooms, it enhances vanity tops, adding a touch of luxury and durability. It is also frequently used for flooring and wall applications, where its elegant veining and color variations create visually captivating surfaces.

White Macaubas Quartzite slab

white macaubas quartzite slab
white macaubas quartzite

White Macaubas Quartzite slab

white macaubas quartzite slabs
white macaubas big slabs available, 20mm thick, polished, ideal as kitchen countertops worktops islands

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The versatility of this stunning natural stone extends to its finishing options. It is available in both polished and honed finishes. A polished finish highlights the stone’s natural look, accentuating its intricate veining and creating a glossy surface that reflects light beautifully. On the other hand, a honed finish provides a more matte appearance, retaining the stone’s natural beauty while offering a subtler, more understated elegance. 

White Macaubas Quartzite is available in 20mm (3/4”) thick slabs, providing ample options for various design needs. Its substantial thickness adds to its durability and allows for its use in a wide range of applications, from countertops to flooring and wall cladding.

The aesthetic appeal of White Macaubas Quartzite is matched by its practical benefits. Its superb resistance to heat, scratches, and stains ensures that it maintains its pristine appearance even under heavy use. This durability makes it a perfect material for kitchen countertops, where it can handle hot pots and pans without damage. Additionally, its resistance to scratches means it can endure the rigors of food preparation without losing its polished look. 

What is White Macaubas quartzite price?

Considered among the top range of quality quartzite, White Macaubas is prized for its rarity and exquisite beauty. Its price falls into the High-end range; It varies based on quality (the less natural imperfections), size (the bigger), and thickness of slabs/tiles. Generally, its price fluctuates in a range of Approx $ 80 to $ 180 per square foot or Euro 750 to Euro 1650 per square meter.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Property Description
Appearance
Color Light to medium gray or creamy white with subtle veining in gray, beige, and occasional gold or blue hues.
Pattern Marble-like with flowing patterns and occasional bold veins, exuding sophistication.
Origin
Primary Sources Sourced mainly from the Macaubas region in Brazil, renowned for its superior quartzite deposits.
Composition
Mineral Composition Primarily quartz with feldspar, mica, and trace elements, contributing to its distinctive traits.
Physical Properties
Density 2.6 to 2.8 g/cm³, indicating a robust structure.
Hardness (Mohs Scale) Scores 7, ensuring exceptional resistance to scratches and abrasions.
Water Absorption Low to moderate, enhancing resilience against moisture and stains.
Porosity Generally low, further bolstering resistance to staining and moisture.
Applications
Common Uses Kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, flooring, wall cladding, fireplaces, decorative elements.
Performance
Durability Highly durable, capable of withstanding daily wear and tear.
Resistance Excellent heat, scratch, and stain resistance with proper maintenance.
Maintenance
Cleaning Regular cleaning with mild soap and water.
Sealing Periodic sealing recommended for enhanced stain resistance.
Environmental Impact
Sustainability Considered environmentally sustainable
Price Range
Cost Mid to high range due to premium quality and unique attributes. Approx $80 to $150 per square foot or Euro 600 to Euro 1200 per square meter
Pros and Cons
Pros Luxurious appearance, durability, versatility, suitable for various applications.
Cons Higher initial cost, professional installation and periodic sealing required.

*If you are a private client, contractor, architect, or designer, we can deliver to you wherever you are. All you need to do is find a stone fabricator or manufacturer in your area where we can deliver our product.

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