Granite or Quartz?
Granite comes in different colors and patterns. There is a limitless selection to choose from and no two granite countertops are the same due to the way it is cooled and solidfied.
On average, granite tends to be more expensive than quartz. Both need fabrication and installation by a professional due to their weight and the need to for the structure to be sound.
Granite countertops should be cleaned daily with soap and water or a mild household cleaner. Some oils and acids can stain. For longevity, it is recommended that you have your countertops resealed once a year due to the stone's porous nature.