Granite is an igneous rock formed from volcanic activity. Granite tile remains a popular flooring choice because of its overall resiliency, strength, and number of unique color options. It consists of many components, the most common are quartz, mica and feldspar.
Applications: walls, floors, stairs, garden paths, etc. both indoors and outdoors.
Resistance to climatic influences: good
Abrasion resistance: good
Resistance to acids: good
Surface treatment: polished, sanded, burned, etc.