Types of Stone

With a seemingly endless array of choices for countertops and other installations, it’s helpful to know a little bit about each material and how it relates to your space. Granite Granite is one of the most abundant natural stones on the planet. It forms the bulk of the earth’s crust and is formed under high […]

Quartz vs. Quartzite: What’s the difference?

If you’ve been reading up on the latest trends in countertops for kitchens and baths, chances are you’ve probably seen the words quartz and quartzite counter bandied about with nary an explanation about the difference between the two. Today, we’re here to set the record straight about these 2 extremely popular and vastly different materials. […]

Cleaning and sealing

How to buy countertops

When making an important investment in your home, like installing new countertops, it’s always nice to know what to expect during the process. With a little preparation, you can ensure your stone purchase goes smoothly. Planning As you first start thinking about adding natural stone to your home, there are some steps you can take […]