What is Granite?

Granite has achieved widespread popularity due to its durable and attractive properties. It has been used in construction of homes, and it is suitable for internal and external use in the home. The benefit of Granite is that it is available in a massive selection of colours this is due to the differences in chemistry and mineralogy. At Marble & Granite Inspirations, we are proud to announce we are able to supply granite in an array of colours to match your designs.

Granite is a commonly found felsic intrusive igneous rock, and the texture can vary from medium to coarse grained. It is quarried worldwide which ensures a good supply of the material.The hard wearing nature of this material has seen its frequent use as a building material. It is often used as a material for surface tops in many kitchens and bars as it is:

  • Easy to clean
  • Very hygienic
  • Extremely durable

Where Granite can be installed?

It is often commonly used as a kitchen worktop surface however it can be used as an external building material. It is a material that can be used for wall cladding and tiling. Due to the adaptability of the material and its easy-to-clean nature, it has been used in many bars and drinking establishments.

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If you have an idea for granite that has not been listed, do not hesitate to contact our team as we are able customise it to your design purposes.