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  • Understanding the differences between quartz countertops or granite countertops

    Do you want a quartz countertop or granite countertop for your kitchen renovation? While the two stones have a lot of similarities at first glance, they both have their pros and cons. Both are premium stones you can use in your home. One stone is less heat resistant, while the other requires more maintenance. To […]

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  • Are quartz countertops heatproof?

    You just finished boiling the pasta for dinner tonight? As you prepare to empty the water into the sink, you get the phone call you waited all day to receive. Without thinking, you put the boiling pot of pasta on your quartz countertop and answer the phone. Ten minutes later, you come back to drain […]

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  • How to care for quartz countertops

    Quartz is one of the most durable stones in the world. While it can handle different elements, quartz is not impenetrable to spills, heat, and cuts. Therefore, it is essential to know how to care for quartz countertops. Otherwise, you shorten the lifetime of your quartz countertop. Even if you protect the countertop, you cannot […]

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  • How much do quartz countertops cost? 

      The first question every customer always asks us is how much does a quartz countertop cost? You have a budget and want to know whether you can complete the installation of your quartz countertop at or below that budget. While we would love to tell you we can meet your budget, you must help […]

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  • How to clean quartz countertops

    You used to have a beautiful quartz countertop in your kitchen that lit up your morning every time you entered the room. However, lately, something has been amiss. The challenge is while quartz is naturally glossy and does not require polishing, the stone is not entirely maintenance free. Once you realize this, another question pops […]

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  • 8 STYLISH USES FOR GRANITE REMNANTS

    Granite Remnants are a great way to add a little class to your home without emptying out your pocketbook. Here are 8 stylish and easy to execute uses for granite remnants that you can add to your home this weekend. Decorative Tray Perfect for adding a touch of class to your living room. This decorative tray […]

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  • HOW GRANITE KITCHEN COUNTERTOPS ARE PRICED

    Installing a granite kitchen countertop is a fail-proof way to increase the value of your home. However, purchasing a granite slab is not as easy and straightforward as the public assumes. Buying a granite slab is a lot like purchasing a car. First, you need to identify the make, model, and color you desire, then you […]

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  • 9 BOLD COUNTERTOP COLORS FROM GRANITE SELECTION

    While most kitchen designs revolve around neutral color schemes, choosing a bold countertop color is an easy way to add some focus and fun into your space. Here are 9 bold countertop colors that we offer at Granite Selection to help you get inspired for your kitchen renovation. Dynamic Blue – Granite This vivid blue will be […]

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  • 6 OUTDOOR KITCHEN DESIGNS TYPES AND THE BEST COUNTERTOP MATERIALS TO USE

    Building an outdoor kitchen may seem like a luxury only millionaires and celebrities can afford, when in fact, you too can cook, eat, and socialize in the great outdoors. Here are six affordable outdoor kitchen design types and which stone countertop material to use to ensure your kitchen remains beautiful and functional for years to […]

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  • GRANITE VS. CAMBRIA: BEAUTY AND DURABILITY

    With the new stone, Cambria, on the scene, it’s important to compare and contrast it with stones the majority of people are already familiar with. Granite has been established as the “best of the best” when it comes to countertop materials but what if it were to be dethroned? Check out the pros and cons of each of […]

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