Countertops

Does Granite Countertops Increase the Value of Your Home?

Homeowners associate granite countertops with class and elegance, and indeed, many homes in London, Ontario feature custom granite countertops. However, there is some expense involved with installing these beautiful upgrades into homes that weren’t originally built with these surfaces in rooms such as kitchen and bathrooms.

This leads to homeowners asking themselves, “Does granite increase home value?” This is […]

August 31st, 2018|

Where Does Granite Come From?

What is Granite?
Few rock surfaces can rival the beauty of granite. It’s an igneous rock that forms when the crystals within the earth’s magma crystallize slowly. This creates a rock that can have shades of white, pink, gray, or red dispersed throughout. The name ‘granite’ comes ‘granum,’ the Latin word for ‘grain.’ Indeed, it is […]

July 18th, 2018|

What’s the Difference Between Quartz and Granite?

If you’re in the process of trying to decide between a quartz countertop or a granite countertop for your kitchen or bathroom, take heart. We’ll give you a brief overview of the difference between quartz and granite surfaces in this post. Each type of surface has its advantages and disadvantages. Once you read about each […]

July 17th, 2018|

How Long Does It Take to Install My Granite Countertops from Start to Finish

Having granite countertops installed in your home or business can be great. You may, however, wonder exactly how long it’s going to take. After all, everyone has a timeline that needs to be followed and knowing the length of the granite countertop project can be helpful. While timelines do vary by the scope of the project, […]

February 16th, 2018|