Marble is a great countertop material that comes in a wide selection of colors and textures. When looking amongst these options, your countertop dealer may ask you whether you want honed or polished marble. In today’s post, Granite Works shares a quick guide on the differences between these two options and how to choose between them.… Continue Reading
Granite Countertops: Do They Need Sealing?
Most countertop materials need sealing to protect them from moisture, acids and daily wear and tear. Granite is a relatively low-maintenance countertop material, and we are often asked if it needs to be sealed.… Continue Reading
A Guide to Deep Cleaning Your Granite Countertop
Granite countertops are known for their durability and longevity. However, since it is natural stone, it may stain or etch when exposed to certain chemicals. Fortunately, deep cleaning your granite countertop is simple. Here’s a guide to help homeowners clean their granite countertops.… Continue Reading
Quartz vs. Quartzite: What’s the Difference?
Quartz and quartzite are two high-quality countertop materials that are often mistaken for each other. However, quartz and quartzite are two different materials with unique characteristics and varying levels of durability.… Continue Reading
Tips on Buying Marble Countertop
Marble countertops remain the top choice for homeowners because of their attractive natural veining patterns, density and stain resistance. They do have their flaws, but they are undeniably reliable and sturdy.… Continue Reading