What Does Granite Look like?

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Granite is a common and occurring form of igneous rock. This rock is characterised by pink to gray colour and has a porphyritic texture which is sometimes called porphyry. Granite can be located within the continental plates of the Earth's crust.
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Granite is hard to describe because it comes in so many different colors, the best characteristic that it has is that its got visible mineral crystals in it.
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Granite is often used for kitchen counter-tops, and it is a tough and durable stone that even the sharpest knife will become dull if used on the material. Granite looks like marble,
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Granite is a common and occurring form of igneous rock. This rock is characterised by pink to gray colour and has a porphyritic texture which is sometimes called ...
To make your counter tops look like granite, try using granite overlay. Granite overlay is a slab that lays over your existing counter tops. The slabs come in ...
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