Granite countertops have a lot of good characteristics. Yet, we hear stories that make it seem like cleaning your countertop is a full time job. Or like one drop of chemical cleaner will destroy your countertop. We are here to let you know that although granite is sensitive, it just needs a tad more care. […]
We fabricate and install both natural and engineered stone countertops. Here is our take on the most popular materials, colors, and finishes for 2018. Represented in our Top Ten Granite Countertops is stone from Brazil, India, and Africa. Note: since granite is naturally-occurring, and is prone to much variation, the slabs that you see in […]
Two of the most popular stone countertops on the market facing off against each other in a round of pros and cons.
What is Granite? It is a very hard, granular, crystalline, igneous rock that forms deep underground. It is formed by the solidification (cooling), or in some cases, by solid-state transformation of molten or semi-molten material in the earth’s upper mantle or crust, into crystalline rock that makes up much of the earth’s crust.