Onyx is a quartz type of stone that is rich in natural beauty with unique characteristics that allow for one of a kind applications. One striking feature is the almost iridescent quality of many types of onyx. With correct room lighting onyx almost takes on its own glow. The opacity of different onyx materials allows for countertop, backsplash, wall and flooring applications that can be lit from behind. Onyx offers a look and appearance that is sure to start a conversation about its beauty and uniqueness.