Choosing granite within your home

Granite is an extremely hard natural stone, with only diamonds, rubies and sapphires surpassing it. Therefore, to choose granite within your house for kitchen surfaces for example, means you are investing in a highly heat, scratch and stain resistant material which will hold its colour and texture with little maintenance. Granite comes in hundreds of different colours and is quarried from many countries globally. 

Read the full article courtesy of the Natural Stone Council.