Granite (Granite), the main component of the continental crust, is a magma formed under the surface of the igneous rock, mainly composed of feldspar, mica and quartz. The source of granite is the granum of Latin, meaning grains or grains.
Because Granite is a plutonic, often can form well-developed, the naked eye can distinguish mineral particles, hence the name. Granite is not easy to weathering, beautiful color, the appearance of color can be maintained for more than a century, because of its high hardness, wear-resistant, in addition to being used as advanced building decoration Engineering, Hall surface, or the first choice of open-air carving materials.
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