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8 FACTS ABOUT INSTALLING GRANITE COUNTERTOPS

This article is from the Datile Blog posted on Aug 6, 2015. It has some very good advise with one exception. They recommend that the sink opening be cut on site. We would never recommend any cutting or polishing be … Continue reading

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How Much Did Your Save On Your New Granite Countertop? Was It Worth It?

You have two bids on your new kitchen. The bids are far apart. One is quoted as dollars per square foot and the other is based on a thorough review of what you want and need. The high bid measured … Continue reading

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Free Sink With Your Granite Countertop Is Not Like Coffee. `

Every Sunday I go to a local coffee shop to purchase a cup of cappuccino for my wife. It is her weekly treat. When I purchase the cappuccino I get one of those customer loyalty cards that they punch each … Continue reading

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What I Learned at the Stone Expo in Las Vegas

Trade shows are always great because you get to see so many new things in a short period of time. Among the things I learned are: If you go to a trade show make sure you have what my mother … Continue reading

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Making the Most of a Large Kitchen

By Richard Davonport The kitchen is the hub of a home: a space that can be used for entertaining guests and a place for the family to come together and enjoy each other’s company. As a result, it is important for … Continue reading

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How To Plan A Perfect Kitchen Design?

Here and article on kitchen design I though was helpful. Tom By Ruchi Pandya A Well planned home kitchen design certainly enhances the cooking experience and imparts an inviting persona to the heart of your home. A well lit and comfortable home kitchen … Continue reading

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What Can and Can Not be Placed in a Garbage Disposal?

The second big garbage disposal issue is what can go down the disposal. Some will say nothing (so why have it) and some say they put everything down the garbage disposal and never have a problem. Of course, some of … Continue reading

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Which Side of the Sink Does the Garbage Disposal Go?

The two great mysteries of the kitchen are which side of the sink does the garbage disposal go and what should you not put down the disposal? In this article we will address which side the garbage disposal goes. Which side … Continue reading

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How to Maintain Your Stone Countertop

  Natural stone countertops are a beautiful addition to your home. With proper maintenance they will last a lifetime. Next to diamonds granite is the hardest material in nature. Marble, limestone and other stones offer the same beauty but can … Continue reading

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Myths About Free Sinks in Granite Countertops

The three biggest Myths about free sinks given away by granite fabricators as sales incentive: Myth 1: Free sinks add value to a counter top project. Myth 2: Because the sink is “free” the fabricator can use the cheapest sink … Continue reading

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