At GraniteForYourHome.com we believe the more knowledge you have about the different types of stone and their applications for your remodeling project, the easier it will be to make the right decisions for you and your home. Whether you are working on a simple kitchen countertop replacement or remodeling your entire home using stone for many areas, we hope you will find these articles helpful as a guide to choosing the right material.
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Granite – An Overview
Many people are of the opinion that granite is available in a few limited colors and are very expensive. In fact, granite encompasses a rainbow of colors and the prices are extremely reasonable…read more
Granite – An Overview Part 2
Home remodelers and builders have experienced a boom in the demand for granite countertops in kitchens and bathrooms. The beauty and warmth of granite makes it an ideal material for aesthetic appeal in home design, and the durability and easy care of granite countertops keeps them a favorite for homeowners…read more
Choosing the Right Countertop Material
When thinking about replacing or installing a new kitchen countertop or kitchen island there are many material options for you to consider. Answering a few simple questions about what you like…read more
The Cost of Granite Countertops
The cost of granite countertops is actually based on many different variables other than square footage. Sure the square footage of the actual granite countertop itself is taken into consideration, but so are the lay-out options, complexity of shapes, granite color selection…read more
Choosing Quartz or Granite for Your Countertops
High quality countertop surfaces made from quartz or granite, offer a dramatic statement to virtually any room. If you are building a new home or are considering an update to your kitchen counters, island…read more
Granite Countertops and Radon – Fact or Fiction
Over the last few years, there has been some media attention focused on granite countertops and whether they can increase your indoor radon levels. While testing your home is always a good idea…read more
Designing a Kitchen Backsplash
When considering the design of a kitchen backsplash it will require a little bit of your time and creativity. Based on the look and feel you desire, your backsplash can be simple, abstract, or exotic…read more