|Granite is an igneous stone created inside the earth during
its formation millions of years ago. Granite is primarily composed of mica,
feldspar and the most resistant of all common minerals--quartz.
||Designers often consider the "grain" of granite.
Some granites have uniform grain while others are variegated. Thus, each
application for granite has countless possibilities.
||The weight of granite varies somewhat, depending on the
granite type. Per square foot, a 3/4" slab of granite will weigh between