What Is Granite?

1. Granite is a coarse-grained igneous rock composed chiefly of orthoclase and albeit feldspars and of quartz, usually with lesser amounts of one or more other minerals, as mica, hornblende, or augite.
2. Anything compared to this rock in great hardness, firmness, or durability.

Why Do We Love Granite?

Granite is one of the strongest most popular stones around. Granite never depreciates in value, it can last forever. A lot of people prefer granite due to its durability. Granite can handle the heat of a pan right off of the stove due to it’s made by heat and pressure. Granite can also handle a metal abrasion which is very important in a kitchen setting. Granite also adds value to your home whether you are planning on selling it or keeping it. Granite ranges in a wide variety of styles and colors which give customers more of an option. We have in stock over 100 granite slabs for customers to choose from. From what we know and from what we hear from our customers, granite gives the home a unique look and will leave your countertop a visual feature, alone, unlike any other.