Categories for Granite Countertops

What You Should Know About Granite Countertops

April 24, 2020

Granite is one of the most popular options for kitchen and bathroom countertops. Not only does granite look great, it’s easy to maintain and it lasts for many decades. If you’re thinking about investing in granite countertops in Phoenix, AZ, it’s important to learn more about the benefits of this material. Keep reading to learn more about granite countertops and to get some advice to help you determine whether these countertops are right for you. Common granite countertop myths There is a lot of confusion out there about granite countertops. Understanding the truth about some common granite countertop myths can... View Article

Kitchen Island Designs for Your Remodel

April 20, 2020

A kitchen island is a great addition to any kitchen, large or small. It can serve many purposes, including functional work surface, extra storage and additional dining space. As a centerpiece of your kitchen, it is important to make sure the kitchen island design blends in seamlessly with the rest of the cabinetry and countertops. Before contacting a remodeling contractor in Phoenix, AZ, consider these kitchen island design tips. Consider the intended function Your new kitchen island can serve a lot of purposes, and deciding what you want its primary function to be will help you choose the best design.... View Article

Eight Trends in Kitchen Countertop Design for 2020

March 5, 2020

Everyone loves to watch home and garden shows—they’re a guilty pleasure for many. Trends in these types of shows can be hard to keep up with, though—the fashions, materials and styles always seem to be changing. We recommend going with personalized professional advice when it comes to this type of thing, but there are also some trends that we have spotted that we are happy to share with our readers. Kitchen remodeling in Phoenix, AZ is a popular topic, so we are happy to give this industry-insider peek into some of the hottest kitchen countertop designs coming in this year:... View Article

Top Tile Trends for 2020

February 7, 2020

It’s still early in the new year, meaning there’s plenty of time to plan and complete that home improvement project you’ve had your eye on for a while now. If you want to install new tile in your bathroom, kitchen, laundry room or another living space, the first thing you need to do is research your options and get some ideas. Look at pictures of other homeowners’ tiled spaces with the understanding that it’s not a one-size-fits-all sort of project. Many things about tile will vary—including color, materials and patterns—but the good news is that there’s something for everyone. Here’s... View Article

How to Tell if You Need to Seal Your Granite Countertops

December 6, 2019

When you purchase granite countertops in Phoenix, AZ, they are almost certain to come already sealed for your convenience. However, over time the sealant on your granite countertops will wear away, requiring you to reseal them to prevent issues with cleanliness or stains setting into the porous stone. But how exactly do you know when the time has come for sealing your countertops once again? You might be able to tell just by the sheen of the surface or by the way it feels, but the most effective method to test if you need to reseal your granite countertops is... View Article

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