Contrary to how exotic its name sounds, Uba Tuba granite is one of the most used and adored of all the countertop materials. This is dug out from Brazil and has been used in a lot of kitchens and bathrooms by designers worldwide as can be seen on the website Granite Remnants.
Style, Affordability and High Quality
Despite its artistic aura, this granite is quite affordable, making it on top of the list of stones. The color is extremely dark green which is easily confused with black. It is flecked with gold, white, brown or even turquoise, making the stone from plain to glamorous.
Also referred as Verde Uba Tuba or Green Labrador, this stone is considered as a good investment. For those who are thinking of redesigning or renovating the entire home, this stone is the best choice. Its quality is perfect for most kitchen tops as it is dense and the materials are of high quality. Appearance wise, it looks like an expensive piece of décor. It is also ideal for homeowners who want to experiment with different hues and materials as the stone’s color adapts to it effortlessly.
The luxurious look goes more than just being pretty to look at, as it is also very durable and long-lasting. The Verde Uba Tuba is the stone that will give you nothing but perfection.
Care and Maintenance
Although this stone is resistant to stains and scratches, its beauty can be best maintained with an impregnating sealer to avoid soaking liquid spills. It is also best to have it resealed after 3-4 years of use to maintain its stain resistance feature. When cleaning, it is advised to use only mild soap and water or, a stone cleaner, instead of rough substances.