Granite is an igneous rock, made up of quartz, micas & other minerals. The word granite has been derived from the Latin word ‘granum’ meaning grain. Granite is naturally created from deep beneath the Earth when Magma cools & solidifies under heavy pressure. It is one of the hardest stones found in nature next to the diamond. Granites wide variety of colors range from white, pink, gray & more all depending on the mineralogy of the stone.