Kashmir White is a beautiful granite color
with various veining and inconsistent characters that give Kashmir White it’s uniqueness and beauty. This stone is very popular because it is lower in cost on the granite cost scale but that does not discount the beauty that this granite color offers.
Kashmir White has burgundy and black speckles on a white or grey background. Depending on the way it was cut out at the granite quarry will depend on how the veining will show on the front of the granite slab. This material is mostly light in color definitely fits most cabinet colors as well as flooring colors. It is an extremely popular choice for many builders across the USA.
Kashmir White granite cost/price can vary. If you go with a slab that is honed, flamed, leathered the cost will typically increase. A standard polished slab of Absolute Black granite will cost a couple of dollars less.
Kashmir White will typically start about $39 per sq. ft. The total project price will depend on how much material you need or your square footage needed to install your countertops. Kashmir White granite is one of the more expensive light granite colors, but it is definitely worth it if that is the style you are after as it is a very popular light white granite.
Kashmir White granite will need to be sealed every year to prevent staining and to keep your new countertops clean and new looking.
You can place hot pans directly on the surface of your Kashmir White granite countertops. Cleaning up after each meal is highly recommended with any natural stone countertop. This will ensure that no stains are formed through grease or etching from acidic fruits.
There are no issues with Kashmir White being honed. This material is very durable and no matter the finish you choose for your countertop you will have the same durable material.
No matter the finish you choose the maintenance will almost remain the same. However, a honed, flamed or leathered Kashmir White granite will require sealer as it opens the natural pores of the stone a bit more than a polished finish.