For bathroom and kitchen countertops and remodeling projects, many people choose to use granite, an igneous plutonic rock. It can vary in color from pink to gray, depending on its chemistry and mineralogy. Each piece of Black Vermont Leathered Stock 1 is unique because of the variations in the composition of the granite. This stone is very durable and beautiful, making it a popular choice for the home. The addition of granite surfaces, such as Black Vermont Leathered Stock 1 has been known to significantly raise the value of your home.