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Quartz Countertops Rise to Fame

Quartz Countertop

Quartz countertops are now almost as common as granite, battling it out among solid surfaces to become the most popular pick of all. However, most homeowners still answer a resounding, “Granite!” when asked which high-end surface is the most in d ...

Are Your Solid Surface Countertops Thick Enough?

Solid Surface Countertop Thickness

You’ve picked the type of solid surface countertop you want, the color scheme and the quality grade. What about thickness? Solid surface countertops are a luxury investment, and the thicker the slab, the costlier it is. However, having a thick slab ...

Choose Granite Countertops that Stun

Stunning Granite Countertops

Granite countertops remain one of the most desirable features in a home, as revealed by numerous national real estate and development company surveys. It’s no surprise, since their character, uniqueness and durability are timeless. Gorgeous stone c ...

Inside a Granite Quarry

Granite Quarry

You know your high-end granite comes from a quarry, but what exactly goes on in these labor-intensive spaces? Quarries are found all over the world, and the type of granite that comes from each is unique (as is every slab, of course). The biggest gra ...

Custom Granite vs. Regular Granite

Custom Granite

What makes custom granite different than the ready-to-go slabs you see at many countertop shops? First things first: All granite is unique. It’s a naturally formed material that takes thousands of years to rise from magma chambers to the earth’s ...