Types of Granite Stone
Granites are intrusive rocks
Granites are intrusive rocks that start out as molten masses deep within the earth. As the mass cools, the minerals form into crystals of various sizes and shapes, depending on the conditions at the time. Large crystals are indicative of a slow cool down while small crystals are typical of a rapid cooling.
Granite has around 400 centigrade degrees temperature which is needed a long time like a few thousand years for temperature fall. Also, the temperature of granite is source of geothermal water.
What country is granite found?
Granite is found all over the world. But granite is found in Canada, United States of America, Chili, Russia, Egypt, China, Japan, Green land…. And many more!!
Are Granite Countertops Expensive?
Improved stone-working technology has made granite countertops very affordable compared with manmade hard surface materials. With granite, the resale value of your property will also increase.
What substances can be found in crushed granite?
When crushed to powder, tiny fragments of separate substances can be picked out of granite. These secondary or compositional particles include quartz, feldspar, and mica.
Can Granite Be Repaired?
It is very hard to damage granite. If any damage occurs it can be sealed with a mixture of epoxy and ground up chips of the granite..