Increase the Value of Your Home with Natural Stone
Granite is an igneous rock composed of quartz, aluminum oxide and other minerals. It is a natural material.
Granite is hard wearing, easy to clean, heatproof and above all a beautiful natural stone.
The colors of granite countertops are as lush and varied as nature herself. Minerals such as mica, hornblende, and augite give granite its smoldering beauty and contribute to the myriad of fascinating combinations of color and pattern available in granite countertops;
Carman Granite offers a variety of different countertop materials to choose from.
For a list of our Granite selection, visit our suppliers warehouse website
Quartz is a man made product consisting of approximately 90% ground up stone and 10% resin. It is put back together under extreme heat and pressure and the results is a beautiful consistent maintenance free product. Please click on the manufacturers buttons to learn more and choose a colour that suits your needs
Sinks and Facets
Our high-quality sinks are functional, aesthetically pleasant and will improve instantaneously your kitchen, ensuring us you will be proud to showcase our products in your home.
Granite and Quartz Counter tops (compare)
When choosing kitchen counter tops, it can be easy to get confused by the many different material options that are available. Stone products like granite and quartz are more popular materials used for countertops due to their strength and durability. By comparing the features and benefits of granite and quartz, you’ll be able to select material to meet your family needs.
Granite is a natural product that is formed from minerals and stones. These materials are pressed together at extremely high temperatures deep within the earth and eventually forming granite stones as we know them. Quartz is a man-made products made from quartz crystals and resin. It is pressed, heated and colored to resemble granite but is actually an engineered product
Granite tends to have much more variation in its appearance than quartz. Quartz counter tops are fairly uniform in color and pattern, while granite has random markings that are unique to each piece. Some buyers prefer the natural beauty of granite while others prefer the consistency of quartz. When it comes to counter tops, quartz sections are easier to match up at the seams, while granite can show variation due to its natural
Granite is a natural stone quarried from all corners of the earth. It is extremely hard and has exceptional durability qualities. It is a porous material that does require sealing. DuPont has authorized Carman Granite to sell their StoneTech Professional Warranty Program with any natural stone purchase. This eliminates the need for re-sealing and protects the counter top for 15 years against staining. Click HERE for details.