Headstones have been made from granite for centuries, and granite continues to be the most popular material used today to make headstones.
Granite has long been known as one of Earth’s most elegant natural stones because of the variety of colors and patterns it is available in, and accordingly, has been used to build – aside from countless numbers of headstones and tombstones – many of the world’s most elegant buildings. Artists and architects from most of the world’s most famous cultures have used granite in their timeless and well-known creations.
Besides being elegant and beautiful, granite is one of the hardest natural materials in the world. It is widely applied in the gardens, landscape, construction decorating, etc.