Is Sealing Your Stone Really Necessary?

Is Sealing Your Stone Really Necessary?

One new homeowner recently expressed her confusion regarding the granite countertops in her new house. While the countertops were lovely, they had a dull appearance and feel, not the silky-smooth texture she was used to from the granite in her old home. What’s more,...
Granite Cost: It’s the Difference Between Black and White

Granite Cost: It’s the Difference Between Black and White

If you’ve looked into installing granite countertops for your kitchen or bathroom, you’ve probably wondered at least once, what is the least expensive granite I can get that still looks nice? Granite comes in just about every color that you can imagine, but we will...
When should you choose granite countertops over marble countertops?

When should you choose granite countertops over marble countertops?

Choosing solid surface countertops for home is a huge decision. Because they are expensive, you likely will only replace them once. You know what you want your counters to look like, but how do you know when you should choose one material over the other? Keep reading...
Interesting Ways to Use Granite Around Your Home

Interesting Ways to Use Granite Around Your Home

We get it: you crave the look of granite, but you aren’t quite ready to redo your kitchen or bathroom. So what can you do? Granite is a highly versatile natural stone that can be much more than just a countertop. It can beautify just about any room in your home, and...
Can I reuse my granite countertop when I move? If yes, how?

Can I reuse my granite countertop when I move? If yes, how?

You fell in love with your granite countertop the moment you saw it in the shop and it has since been one of the highlights of your kitchen. But it looks like a move is on the horizon and you don’t think you’ll ever find a granite surface quite as beautiful as the one...
Is A Professional Granite Installer Worth the Price?

Is A Professional Granite Installer Worth the Price?

Your granite countertops most likely cost you a considerable chunk of change, so it’s understandable to want to cut costs where you can. However, installation isn’t an area where you should be trying to shave off a few bucks. In fact, proper installation can make or...