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Granite and Marble Countertops: Finding a Quality Fabricator

Posted by Galleria Stone and Tile on Oct 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Natural stones such as granite and marble are classic design materials for homes, offices or commercial spaces.  They can transform your kitchen or desired area into a glamorous work of art!  Many home owners think that natural stone is pricey compared to other materials. However, what they may not take into consideration is the value it infuses.   Natural stone can boost the value of your home and is far more affordable and accessible then it was a decade ago.   Few other building materials offer the elegance and longevity of natural stone.   Strength, durability, originality, quality and heat retention are a few attributes that make stone such a desirable choice. If a reputable fabricator is chosen and your stone is properly installed, it will last the lifetime of your home. Chances are your tastes will change before the stone needs replacing!

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Topics: Stone slab, Fabrication of countertops, Fabrication, Quartzite, Marble, Marble Countertop, kitchen design trends, Granite, Granite Countertop

An Inside Look into the Fabrication of Countertops

Posted by Irene Ferreira on Apr 25, 2016 1:30:00 PM

This is a step-by-step guide explaining the fabrication process from start to finish.

1.  Select your Stone

Granite, Marble, Limestone, Quartz, Quartzite, Porcelain, Soapstone, Onyx, or Concrete, there are many options when choosing your stone countertop. Each stone has unique qualities and is specially suited for a variety of applications. A little research goes a long way. A reputable fabricator will have a vast selection of first quality stone in their slab warehouse and should be able to answer any of your questions regarding the characteristics, color variation and application when selecting your stone. 

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Topics: Fabrication, Quartz, Granite Countertop, Marble Countertop, Marble, Stone Edges, Stone Slabs, Granite, Stone Surface, Inside look into the fabrication of countertops, Fabrication of countertops, Countertop