Granite slabs are products of nature. As is the case with any natural stone material, there are variations in color and markings in each individual natural stone. This is what makes each granite countertop unique and exquisite. These variations should not be regarded as defects, but rather as the enhanced beauty of nature.
Mar 17, 2015 · 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.