Granite, Basalt, & Sandstone
our Granite, basalt & Sandstone range
Basalt, Granite, and Sandstone Tiles, Slabs, & More.
Basalt, granite, and sandstone are a durable, low-maintenance and versatile natural stone that are suitable for a wide range of applications. Among the many products offered by Lithic Australia, basalt and granite pool pavers are particularly popular. These pavers are durable and slip-resistant, making them an ideal choice for pool areas. In addition to pool pavers, granite tiles, slabs, and cobblestone are also available. Basalt and Granite are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use, making them a great option for kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, and flooring.
Basalt and Granite are easy to clean and maintain and do not require regular sealing or polishing.
Basalt and granite are a long-lasting and durable material that can last for decades with proper care.
Basalt and granite can be paired with a variety of other materials and colours, making it easy to match with existing decor.
One of a Kind
Natural stone is one of natures most beautiful offerings. No two pieces are the same, and each vein and fossil tells a story.
Granite, Basalt, & Sandstone By Space
Advantages of granite, basalt, & sandstone in different spaces
Basalt, granite, and sandstone are popular choices for kitchen tiles and countertops because of their durability, heat resistance and unique natural patterns. They are both a hard and dense stone that can withstand heavy use and resist scratches and stains. They are also resistant to heat which makes them a great option for the kitchen as they can withstand hot pots and pans. Granite comes in a wide variety of colours and patterns, making it easy to find a granite that matches your kitchen’s style. Additionally, they are both easy to clean and maintain, making them a hygienic option for food preparation. Overall, basalt or granite are an excellent choice for a kitchen due to their durability, heat resistance, unique natural patterns and easy maintenance.
Basalt, granite, and sandstone are a popular choice for bathroom countertops and flooring due to their durability, resistance to moisture and heat, and unique patterns and colours. They also have extremely low porosity, making them resistant to stains. Additionally, either can add value to a home and are easy to maintain. Granite can also be polished for a sleek and elegant finish, adding a touch of luxury to any bathroom, and they can be cut and shaped to fit any bathroom space, making them a versatile option.
Basalt, granite, and sandstone are excellent choices for pool pavers due to their durability, slip-resistance, and wide range of colour options. They are a natural stone that are resistant to water and can withstand heavy foot traffic making them suitable for high-traffic areas like pools. The slip-resistance feature of granite ensures safety for the users and the variety of colours and finishes in which it comes allows for easy integration with the surrounding landscape. Additionally, basalt and granite pavers require low maintenance, making them a convenient and long-lasting option for pool areas.
Basalt, granite, and sandstone are great choices for outdoor use because they are a natural stone that is not only durable but also offers a number of other benefits. They are resistant to scratches, stains and extreme temperatures, making them ideal for use in high-traffic areas. They are also water-resistant, which makes them suitable for use around pools or fountains. They are both also easy to clean and maintain, making them a convenient option for busy homeowners. Additionally, they both have a high compressive strength and are fire resistant, which makes it a safe option for outdoor use. Furthermore, basalt and granite have a natural beauty that can enhance the overall aesthetic of any outdoor space.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Granite is a hard and durable igneous rock that forms as magma slowly cools. Granite is comprised of a variety of mineral compositions that give it a striking colour and structure.
You can distinguish granite pavers by its large crystalline structures. It often supports a unique quartz appearance throughout the stone that is particularly striking in granite pavers or tiles.
Like most stones, the answer is more complex than yes or no. Sandstone can be used outdoors, but its durability depends on type selection, proper sealing, and maintenance. It’s porous and can require resealing to prevent water absorption and damage from weathering. Consider slip resistance for areas like pool decks. Consulting Lithic for type choice and maintenance advice is important.
High porosity granite should be sealed, but always consult a professional as incorrect or unnecessary sealing can damage the stone over time.
The misconception around granite is that it is plain and boring. Some of the most exclusive and striking stones used in construction are granite pavers or tiles.
Basalt is considered more environmentally friendly than some other materials due to its abundance and the relatively low energy required for its extraction and processing compared to synthetic alternatives.
Basalt’s durability makes it suitable for outdoor use. It weathers slowly and can withstand exposure to various weather conditions.
Basalt is typically dark in color, ranging from black to gray, and it often has a fine-grained texture. It’s known for its hardness and durability, making it suitable for various construction and industrial applications.
Use a mild detergent and water for routine cleaning. Avoid acidic or abrasive cleaners that could damage the stone.
Sandstone is a sedimentary rock formed from compacted and cemented sand-sized grains of mineral, rock, or organic materials.