Granite countertops are made of natural stone and it is harder than marble countertops.
You can find granite countertops in many colors depending on the level of various minerals within the stone. Some of the minerals present in granite and their resulting colors include:
- Quartz—it produces milky white granite countertops
- Feldspar—produces offish white shaded granite countertops
- Biotite—it produces dark brown granite countertops. In some cases, the countertops may appear black.
- Amphibole—produces dark green granite countertops.
- Muscovite—produces metallic gold or yellow granite countertops
- Potassium feldspar—produces granite countertops with unique pink shades
Granite countertops add an aesthetic appeal to bathrooms and kitchens. Are you planning to renovate your kitchen or bathroom? In MC Granite we recommend you install granite countertops. They have numerous advantages.
Granite countertops advantages
Resistance to chipping and scratching
Easy to clean
Would you like to have granite countertops installed in your home? If you have more questions or are interested in a granite countertop, please call us.