Graniteand Marble Slabs are Natural Beauties
Granite and marble slabs in the GTA are quitenaturally beautiful. Both stones are quarried from the earth in huge slabs.Granite is an igneous rock that is mainly comprised of quartz, mica andfeldspar. It has gained widespread use as a construction stone due to its hardness(second only to diamond) and its toughness. Granite use has a dramatic historyand can be seen in some of the most amazing buildings such as the Red Pyramidof Egypt (c.26th century BC). The Brihadeeswarar Temple built inIndia in 1010 AD was the world's first temple built entirely of granite.