Let us introduce you to the magnificent Gold Macaubas quartzite. This natural stone from Macaubas in northeast Bahia in Brazil offers a genuine gemstone look with its swirling patterns of rich amber, deep ochre, and shimmering gold.
Its surface seems to dance with light, capturing the sight and drawing it in. It’s a stone that makes a modern design assertion with a boldness that is at once playful and powerful.
Gold Macaubas quartzite has been formed over centuries as minerals and sediment are compressed and heated beneath the earth’s surface. It is a close cousin of the popular Nacarado quartzite with more golden tones and fewer reddish spots.
The unique composition of Gold Macaubas quartzite worktops gives them a durability that few other stones can match. It’s resistant to scratches and stains and can withstand high temperatures without cracking or colour-fading. As a result, it is perfect for home kitchen worktops, high-end hotels and restaurants’ food stations, and boutique hotel bathrooms.
But Gold Macaubas quartzite isn’t just practical – it’s also stunningly beautiful. Each slab is impressive, with patterns offering high variations with wild or muted designs. It’s a quartzite worktop that demands attention, yet it never feels flashy or showy. Instead, it provides a feeling of effortless glamour, as if it were born to be admired.
Whether you’re designing a great kitchen, a spa-like bathroom, or a picturesque entryway, Gold Macaubas quartzite is a material that will heighten your room to the next level.
Its warmth and richness perfectly complement current and standard aesthetics, while its durability ensures that it will last for generations.
Gold Macaubas Quartzite
Create Worktops and Walls for Any Space
Residential Houses and Flats
Homeowners can create unique interior spaces to assist in an integrated design solution for their properties.
Dining and Food Preparation Areas
Our Gold Macaubas quartzite worktops can help upgrade the visible areas in local eateries, patisseries, and bakeries, raising the aura of their brand thanks to its exclusive and exotic appearance.
Schools & Universities
It can be challenging to bring a university or a school together. A natural stone can help a long way in enjoying the common areas with partners, contributors, and volunteers.
London Estate Agencies & Estate Agency Companies in the South of England
All the leading London estate agents know who their competitors are, but how do they isolate themselves from the group? One way is to use a stunning natural stone as a visual tool in their reception area.
Design work surfaces wherever
they are…on the interior space
Golden Macaubas Quartzite is a proven interior design winner.
Gold Macaubas quartzite is a natural stone that has gained popularity recently due to its unique and luxurious appearance. Its distinct golden colour and intricate vein patterns characterise it, making it an elegant choice for kitchen worktops, vanity tops and table tops, and feature walls.
But the beauty of this stone goes beyond just aesthetics; it also boasts excellent durability thanks to its high resistance to scratches, heat, and impact.
Another notable feature of Gold Macaubas quartzite is its UV-resistance properties. This attribute makes it an ideal option for outdoor use, such as in patios or balcony areas where exposure to sunlight can cause fading or contusion in other materials.
In addition, the stone’s anti-stain capabilities make it easy to clean up spills without worrying about permanent stains or colour fading.
A Gold Macaubas quartzite worktop offers aesthetic appeal and practical benefits, making it a worthy investment for any home or business owner looking for long-lasting and low-maintenance surfaces.
Its combination of UV resistance and anti-stain properties ensures your investment will look beautiful for years while providing peace of mind against common issues seen with other materials.
Let’s Get Specific
Gold Macaubas quartzite specifications
Colour: Golden, Orange, Yellow
Price Group: 4
Finishes: Polished, honed leather
Thicknesses: 2 cm, 3 cm
Average slab size: 280 x 180 – 325 x 200 cm
Heat resistance: 350 °C
Hardness: 7 (out of 10 on Moh’s scale)
Other names: Golden Macaubas quartzite, Calacatta Macaubas quartzite, Yellow Macaubas quartzite
Applications: kitchen worktops, fireplace, interior and exterior walls, and other applications.
Usage: Indoor and outdoor
Quartzite has several advantages, including requiring no further care and being resistant to acidic substances.
Traditional marble contains calcium which is susceptible to foods such as lemons, oranges, soy sauce, etc., and quartzite is the perfect alternative to avoid surface staining and discolouration.
- Highly stain and mark resistant.
- Spectacular beauty and exotic looks.
- UV rays are suitable and outdoor suitable.
- It only requires sealing once every 18-24 months.
- It offers a superior surface sheen in a polished finish.
- Extremely resistant to heat, wear and tear, and humidity.
- It provides the highest resistance to impact among natural stones.
- It offers low porosity avoiding the proliferation of germs in kitchens and bathrooms.
Gold Macaubas quartzite technical data
- Density (kg): 2,800 - 2,900 kg/m³
- Frost Resistance (Class): It is resistant to frost and weathering.
- Flexural strength (Mpa): 21.2 MPa
- Water Absorption (%): 0.03%
- Abrasion resistance (mm): 22.3 mm
- Chemical Resistance: It is resistant to most acids, alkalis, and chemicals.
- MOHS (Scratch resistance): 7 out of 10 (highly scratch-resistant)
Quartzite's warranty is nature's guarantee, while the natural beauty of marble lies in its unique imperfections and fractures. But if you prefer a warranty with your marble, explore our Sensa, Naturamia, and Granith stone collections.
Our manufacturer's warranties for natural stone worktops range from 2 to 15 years, providing you with peace of mind and stunning beauty.
Gold Macaubas quartzite is a natural stone from Macaubas in northeast Bahia, Brazil. It offers a gemstone-like appearance with swirling patterns of rich amber, deep ochre, and shimmering gold.
Gold Macaubas quartzite is highly durable, scratch-resistant, UV-resistant, and anti-stain. Its distinct golden colour and intricate vein patterns make it an elegant choice for kitchen worktops, vanity tops, and feature walls. It is available in polished, honed leather finishes, and its thicknesses are 2 cm and 3 cm.
Gold Macaubas quartzite suits various settings, including residential homes, restaurants, schools, and estate agent offices. In addition, its practical and aesthetic benefits make it an excellent choice for kitchen worktops, vanity tops, table tops, and feature walls.
Gold Macaubas quartzite's durability and unique appearance make it a superior choice to other materials. It is highly resistant to scratches, stains, and impact, making it an investment lasting for years. Its acid-resistant capabilities make it superior to marble in the etching arena, and it offers higher heat resistance than composite quartz. In addition, its UV-resistant properties and anti-stain capabilities stand out from other natural stones.
RETURNS AND SHIPPING POLICY RETURNS
Except for damaged surfaces, all sales are final. Please call 020 39760029 or email HELLO@WORKTOPLIBRARY.CO.UK for more information before mailing exchanges or purchasing return products installed in faulty or damaged condition.
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We process all orders within one business day. However, specific stones may have longer lead times due to high demand or special-order items from other countries.
DELIVERY & INSTALLATION COSTS
We compute delivery and installation costs at the time of purchase. Our team of professional stone fitters install all stone surfaces.
Installation and delivery charges vary depending on weight, site access, and delivery location from our West London, United Kingdom workshop.
INSTALLATION & DELIVERY ADDRESSES
Stone worktop installation is available in London and up to 150 miles of surrounding areas. Don't hesitate to contact our Worktop Library Service Team at (20) 39760029.