Granite on Walls

Old 01-20-05, 01:39 AM
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Smile Granite on Walls

I want to know if 1" thick granite is to thick to be putting on my walls wood/plaster board around the outside of my fireplace? What is the maximum thickness one should put on a wall?
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Granite weight

Most folks go with granite tiles on floors & walls.

3/8"(10mm) thick tile: 5.5 lbs sq. ft.
1/2"(12mm) thick tile: 6.5 lbs. sq. ft.
3/4"(20mm) thick slab: 12.8 lbs. sq. ft.
1 1/4"(30mm) thick slab: 18 lbs sq. ft.

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