How to Install Granite Countertops: DIY Edition

How to Install Granite Countertops: DIY Edition

So, you’re considering new granite countertops as part of a home renovation. Whether the renovation is for a client or for your own home, it’s a big decision and one that comes with a good amount of work and expenses. But, as an experienced builder or contractor, you...
The Pros and Cons of Granite Countertops

The Pros and Cons of Granite Countertops

Granite has long been a popular choice for countertops, but is it right for the kitchen of your dreams? Maybe, maybe not. While there are many advantages of granite, there are also some disadvantages to consider before automatically opting for this particular stone....
How Is Granite Made?

How Is Granite Made?

When it comes to installing new countertops, granite countertops are one of the most popular choices among homeowners. Its sleek, modern look and strong resistance to heat and scratching make it a widely desired material to have in your kitchen. But all of this may...
How Much Granite Do I Need?

How Much Granite Do I Need?

Measuring Your Natural Stone Countertops There’s a well-known saying that should be kept top of mind during every home renovation project: “Measure twice, cut once.” In other words, it’s pretty darn important to get measurements right the first time in order to avoid...
How to Shop for Granite Remnants

How to Shop for Granite Remnants

Granite remnants are pieces of a granite slab that are left over from a previous project. Instead of throwing them away, granite remnants are perfect for use in other projects. One remnant store can have many remnants to choose from, of varying sizes, colors, and...