Granite is a coarse-grained igneous rock that forms from the slow crystallization of magma below the Earth’s surface. It’s composed primarily of quartz and feldspar with various other mineral deposits which can be seen with the naked eye. Granite is hard enough to resist abrasion, can support significant weight, resists weathering and can accept a brilliant polish.
Why Choose Granite Countertops?
“Your natural granite countertops slab is a one-of-kind durable piece of stone that can increase the value of a home. From subtle to bold, granite is full of many types of minerals resulting in shiny flecks to longer intense veining with overall hues from light to dark and a variety of colors. Granite stone also contains natural anti-bacterial and stain proof characteristics, and is water, scratch, and heat resistant. With these qualities, granite countertops are made to withstand a lot of wear and tear.