Gray is often seen as a monotonous and apathetic color, but when it comes to interior design, gray may prove to be an asset to modernity and sophistication. And one of the best examples of how to insert the color in the decoration is by betting on the gray granite.
The stone, very common and affordable, can bring new air to your kitchen, bathroom or outdoor area. So in today's post we invite you to leave all the prejudice with gray granite aside and know all the possibilities and qualities that this coating has to offer. Topa?
Gray granite: main features
Gray granite, like other types of granite, is highly resistant and durable. This feature makes granite one of the best stone options for flooring in kitchen and bathroom countertops. The stone supports high temperatures, does not scratch and is very easy to clean.
Gray granite can also be used as flooring, especially on stairs, giving an elegant and modern touch to the house.
Gray granite stain?
This doubt always hangs in the minds of those who are thinking of using granite, especially those with lighter shades. But do not worry! Gray granite does not stain. The stone is impermeable, without porosity, that is, it does not absorb liquids and, consequently, does not stain.
Unlike marble, which is porous and stain with ease, granite does not offer this risk and can be used without fear in the home decor.
How to Insert Gray Granite in Decoration
Gray granite can get into the design of decoration in different ways, the most common is as flooring sinks and countertops. When planning the environment with the gray granite, take into account the other colors present in the place, harmonizing as much as possible with the tone of the chosen stone.
If the gray granite is very granulated, prefer neutral combinations so that the environment does not become visually polluted.
The gray granite also combines with different types of material, such as glass, wood and stainless, each of which will print a different style of decoration.
And do not worry about matching the color of the countertop to the color of the floor. You can make a gray granite countertop and opt for a different color porcelain tile, for example. Just keep in mind the harmonization of colors.
Types of gray granite
Let go of the idea that gray granite is all the same. There are different types of granite and each of them will fit better in one proposal than in the other. Basically, what differs one gray granite from the other are the grains formed on the surface.
Prices are also a factor of difference between the different types of gray granite, but the important thing is that they are all very attractive financially. For you to have an idea, the square meter of the most expensive type of gray granite - Absolute Gray - does not leave for more than $ 600 the square meter, while the price more in account - Castelo granite - turns around $ 110 o subway.
Check out now the main types of gray granite and how to insert them into the decoration:
Gray Granite Arabesque
Gray arabesque granite is one of the most popular granites. This type of granite has gray, black and white variations on the surface and one of its main characteristics are the small grains and dotted around the stone in an irregular way. The price is another attraction of this type of granite, since its square meter does not leave for more than $ 100.
Picture 1 - Design of classic white kitchen with granite gray arabesque; on the floor a beautiful wooden floor.
Picture 2 - Ash in stone and furniture.
Picture 3 - The contrast between white, gray and wood are the highlight of this kitchen.
Picture 4 - In this kitchen, the small balcony was made with gray granite, to match, wall and furniture in the same tone.
Picture 5 - Neutral and modern, this kitchen had no difficulties in inserting the granite gray arabesque.
Picture 6 - Granite is a timeless stone able to fit in any proposal of decoration
Picture 7 - Class and elegance in this white kitchen with gray granite countertops.
Gray granite Ace of clubs
The gray granite Às de Paus is a stone for those who look for a striking design and full of personality. With a grayish white background, this granite has black grains of varying sizes covering all its surface. The price of the gray granite Ás de Paus ranges from R $ 170 to R $ 200 per square meter.
Picture 8 - Striking combination for the granite Ace of Clubs: green tablets and wooden furniture.
Picture 9 - The house well lit and clean decoration bet on the neutrality of the gray granite Ás de Paus.
Image 10 - Modern and authentic design with gray granite Ás de Paus.
Image 11 - All gray here, but far from monotonous.
Picture 12 - Light gray furniture to create visual harmony with granite of the same color
Picture 13 - Cuba gray, as well as granite countertop.
Image 14 - Complement the proposal of the gray kitchen with black details; the result is modern and elegant.
Granite Gray Castle
The granite gray Castle, formed by tiny grains of gray and beige, is among the cheapest types of gray granite on the market. The average price of the square meter of this stone does not cost more than $ 110. A great request for those who want a beautiful and economical project.
Picture 15 - No matter the size of the design, the granite gray Castle gives account.
Image 16 - How about a floor sweeping in the lobby and without having to spend a fortune for it? Choose the Gray Castle granite.
Picture 17 - Versatile, the gray granite can be used for counters, countertops and even as a table, without losing the charm.
Picture 18 - "Warm" gray granite kitchen with furniture and wooden floor
Picture 19 - A granite countertop to be the highlight of the kitchen.
Image 20 - The neutrality of gray allows it to be combined with varied tones, including yellow.
Picture 21 - This kitchen will end your prejudice in relation to the gray granite.
Absolute Gray Granite
The absolute gray granite is the perfect choice for those who want a uniform stone that fits, mainly, in modern and minimalist proposals. However, to be willing to pay a little more, since the price of absolute gray granite can reach almost $ 600 a square meter.
Picture 22 - This modern and cozy kitchen bet on the uniformity of the absolute gray granite.
Picture 23 - Want to squander charm and elegance in the bathroom? Then choose the absolute gray granite for the sink countertop; complete the proposal with gold metals.
Picture 24 - The absolute gray also fits perfectly in modern rustic bathroom proposals.
Picture 25 - White, gray and many mirrors to create a sophisticated and glamorous bathroom.
Picture 26 - Here, the absolute gray granite forms the bench of the sink and extends by the sides forming a differentiated edge for the furniture.
Image 27 - Gray and black: double of remarkable presence.
Image 28 - Modern and minimalist design based on the use of absolute gray granite.
Granite Gray Swallow
The gray granite Swallow brings a mix of small black and gray grains to the surface, making the stone striking in any environment that is used. The average price of this stone is around R $ 160 per square meter.
Picture 29 - Small, simple but beautifully finished kitchen with gray granite swallow.
Picture 30 - Without fear of being happy, this kitchen took advantage of the natural beauty of the granite gray swallow and still bet on the color and the joy of the floral print.
Picture 32 - Sink carved in gray granite, a proposal and so much is not it?
Picture 32 - Gray granite looks even more beautiful when combined with dark furniture.
Image 33 - Gray granite on the floor and bench.
Image 34 - Gray granite with light blue inserts; an unusual combination, but ultimately happy.
"And speaking of blue, notice how the gray granite swallow harmonized well with the royal blue furniture in the bathroom.
Gray Granite Corumbá
The Gray Corumba granite is one of the grayest stones you will find. This is because this granite has small grains of mostly gray with only a few details in black and white. The final appearance is a non-uniform stone, but a charming look. The average price of this granite is R $ 150 per square meter.
Image 36 - Different gray coatings in the same kitchen: gray granite corumbá, burnt cement and geometric coating.
Image 37 - Here, the gray present in the granite countertop is also present on the floor, but in a lighter shade.
Picture 38 - A cozy and comfortable combination of gray granite and wood.
Image 39 - Take advantage of the remarkable granulations of Corumbá gray granite and insert them in the decoration.
Picture 40 - The classic and elegant mix between white wood and gray granite.
Picture 41 - The durability and strength of gray granite allows it to be used in service areas without compromising the beauty and quality of the stone <. p>
Picture 42 - To balance the neutrality of white and gray, a wall in gradient of shades of pink.
Granite Gray Noble
The Noble Gray granite is the ideal choice for anyone looking for a uniformly toned stone and striking granulation. This granite has grains of three different colors: white, black and gray. However, the price of noble gray granite is not the cheapest, on average, this stone has been marketed for $ 210 a square foot.
Picture 43 - Arabesque on the floor and noble gray granite on the counter: a striking combination, but without polluting the look of the kitchen.
Picture 44 - The granite gray of the workbench harmonizes very well with the coating of the wall in different shades of gray.
Image 45 - Let gray granite be the star of your project
Picture 46 - Nothing better for a classic style kitchen than neutral-tone stones, such as noble gray granite.
Picture 47 - The black details of the stone print extra charm and elegance for the kitchen.
Image 48 - Metallic pellets and gray granite, why not?
Picture 49 - All the beauty of a neutral bathroom to delight the eyes.
Granite Ocre Itabira
Ocre Itabira granite is in the shades of gray and yellow, in a harmonious mix of mixed grains. The stone combines with different proposals of decoration and brings that touch of comfort and hospitality, thanks to the warmest tone of its surface. To have a copy of the Itabira ocre granite in your home you will need to invest about $ 200 in the square meter.
Picture 50 - The ease of cleaning is one of the great advantages of granite.
Picture 51 - Island of kitchen all covered with granite gray ocher itabira.
Picture 52 - Here, the stainless steel mini refrigerator came to talk directly with the gray granite stone bench.
Image 53 - Unusual combination: gray granite with plaid on the wall
Picture 54 - Notice how the yellowish tone of this granite leaves the kitchen cozy.
Picture 55 - And in particular, the stone is even more charming.
Image 56 - The tone of the wood comes against the yellowish gray shade of the granite.
Image 57 - And why not invest in a gray and blue composition?
Granite Gray Silver
Silver gray granite is characterized by light gray and dark shades that make up its surface, now marked by delicate veins, now filled with tiny dots. The average price of this stone is around R $ 200 per square meter.
Image 58 - Granite gray silver on the kitchen counter
Image 59 - A definite choice for anyone who wants an impressive project.
Image 60 - The neutrality of this kitchen with gray granite was enlivened with the use of small objects of vibrant and vibrant color.
Picture 61 - To the gray bathroom, gray granite.
Image 62 - Stainless steel and metal form a beautiful set with gray granite.
Image 63 - Demolition bricks break the predominance of gray that comes both on the granite countertops and on the porcelain floor.
Picture 64 - And to close, a kitchen design with gray granite that leaves no doubt that this can and should be the perfect choice for you as well.