Granite is heat-resistant, but it is stain resistant as well. It will not absorb liquids when they are properly sealed.
Quartzite, an extremely strong and durable natural stone and its ideal for any countertop surface due to its strength and long-lasting composition.
Quartz countertops are man made and consist of quartz chips or quartz dust bound together with resin. Usually, the composition is about 90-95% quartz to 5-10% resin.