Granite is one of the most popular building materials and has been used for thousands of years in both interior and exterior applications. Indoors, polished granite slabs and tiles are used in countertops, tile floors, stair treads and many other design elements. Granite is a prestige material, used in projects to produce impressions of elegance and quality. Granite is one of the hardest stones available.
Granite is sold both in tiles and slabs, and is frequently used not only for kitchen countertops, bar tops, and vanities, but also for walls, fireplace surrounds, and windowsills. Its unique variations in color and veining turns make each specimen a natural work of art. It is cool to the touch, and presents an image of timeless grace and beauty. See our FAQ for characteristics of granite.