Quartzite is a metamorphic rock, comprising of a high quartz composition therefore are a far harder stone than slate or sandstone. As such are well suited for outdoor applications and of course, interior areas.
Quartzite tends to have a sugary/sparkly appearance and matures beautifully with age with some facings giving stunning golden brown shades.
Rustic Slate Capping
Slate is a fine-grained, homogeneous metamorphic rock and features one of the most naturally slip-resistant surfaces of most natural stone. Professionals use Slate for stone features due to its beauty and durability.
Slate has one of the most dramatic colour variations of all natural stone, and these intense variations may even occur within the same piece of stone
Slate can appear to chip or flake in the first few months after installation however this will decrease over time as the layers even out.