Granite Types

Granite is used for gravestones and memorials. Granite is a hard stone and requires skill to carve by hand.
  1. Jet Black
    This fine-grained black granite is quarried in Southern Africa, China, and India. With its dark black color, uniform grain, and mirror-like gloss when polished, the stone offers a great background for etching and sandblasting.
  2. Dakota Mahogany
    This stone is quarried in South Dakota in the United States. The granite is a warm, rich color that consists of reds, blues and browns. The granite is a high-contrast stone which makes it great for carving and lettering.
  3. Georgia Grey
    This economical medium-grey stone is quarried in Georgia. The material is our most popular material for granite monuments because of its consistency in color and grain. The stone looks great polished or steeled.
  4. Blue Pearl
    Blue Pearl granite from Norway features shades of blues, grays, and beige. This durable granite is an excellent choice for beautiful headstones.
  5. Cats Eye
    Cats Eye is a red brown granite having dark brown base with large dark red grains that is quarried in India.
  6. Paradisio
    .Paradiso is an exotic and beautiful red granite that has intricate veins of pink, black, and grey. This beautiful natural stone is a great option for headstones that is quarried in India.
  7. Morning Rose
    This red/pink granite is quarried in Canada and is also known as North American Pink granite.
  8. Flash Black
    This select Dark Impala black granite is quarried in Southern Africa. This material is one of the most popular black granites.
  9. Salisbury Pink
    A pink granite quarried in Salisbury, North Carolina. This material has proven itself as an excellent monumental stone for more than 30 years. Because of its unusual color, many people select it for use with bronze accessories.
  1. India Red
    This stone is a beautiful red granite quarried in India. The red in this granite is one of the richest and brightest reds of any material used for monuments.
  2. American Black
    This black granite with the white variegation veining is quarried in St. Peters, Pennsylvania. Sometimes called French Creek or Fox Hill Black, it has proven itself to be one of America's most popular domestic monumental granites.
  3. Grey Cloud
    This stone is a variegated granite quarried in Lithonia, Georgia. The granite has been used for many building projects and is also a great granite to use for monuments. This granite looks good polished or steeled.
  4. Medium Barre
    This granite is mottled grey and white in color and comes from Barre, Vermont. Medium Barre granite is a popular material for granite memorials in the United States due to its consistency.
  5. Coral Blue
    Blue Coral is a swirling blue, durable granite from Brazil. Blue granite colors are highly popular for the unique beauty they add to color theme with their light and dark veins.
  6. Kershaw Pink
    Quarried in Kershaw, South Carolina, this granite has been a very popular material to use under bronze markers. Now, many people are using it as a monumental material too.
  7. Dark Grey
    Dark Grey granite is imported from Asia and a beautiful medium to dark grey granite for headstones.
  8. Pink Pearl
    This granite is quarried in the Elberton granite district. This variegated granite is used mainly for granite bases and benches.
  9. Cherokee Marble
    This marble is quarried in Tate, Georgia and is a popular material for memorials. The material is white with grey veining. Because it is a natural material, the variegation in the material is different in each piece.