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Benefits of Quartzite Countertops

Quartzite is one of the hardest natural stones and is quickly becoming a sought-after material option for kitchen and bathroom countertops. It works in modern and bright contemporary spaces as well as rustic and more country-like interior designs. Quartzite complements a variety of appliances and highlights features such as cabinets and fixtures throughout a kitchen… Read more

How to Save Money on Granite Countertops

At Wholesale Granite Direct, we love granite. It’s an absolutely beautiful material that comes directly from Mother Earth, so it’s natural, and it is available in a variety of one-of-a-kind colors and designs. Granite is extremely tough, holds up well in high-use areas, is resistant to nicks/dents/cracks, and allows for easy cleaning because of its… Read more

How Long Do Granite Countertops Last?

Are you looking to remodel your kitchen or bathroom? About to build a new house? Data has shown that consumers and homeowners alike love granite, and this popular trend is not going out of style anytime soon! Most people associate granite with countertops, but this beautiful stone can also be installed as backsplashes, edges, showers,… Read more

Six Benefits of Quartz Countertops

When you are installing new countertops, there are many choices out there. You may look at granite, laminate, corian, marble, and quartz. It’s important to research each type of countertop to find the best fit for your needs and style. Quartz has been rising in popularity, and for good reason. It’s not only beautiful but… Read more

How Thick Should My Granite Countertops Be?

You’re renovating your kitchen. But there are a lot of details that you might need to consider. If you want a lovely granite countertop, how thick should it be? It’s easy to figure out how long and wide a granite countertop should be, but the thickness is going to depend on size and availability. Let’s… Read more

Kitchen Sink Choices for Granite Countertops

Picking countertops is often one of the fun parts of designing a kitchen. Whether you are remodeling or building a new home, you get freedom of choice with countertops. During that process, you also need to pick your kitchen sink, and many people enter that part of the journey a little blind. There are a… Read more

Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

Many homeowners dream of a kitchen remodel. In a practical sense, it’s one of the most valuable remodels you can do in a home. It will raise the property value, which is always nice. But much more importantly, a good remodel makes your kitchen into the space you really want. It brings a sense of… Read more

Soapstone vs. Granite Countertops

When it comes to countertops, there can be an overwhelming number of choices. Even when you’ve narrowed your choices down, the final decision can be difficult. If you’ve narrowed your choices down to soapstone and granite, the information in this article can help you choose between the two. Soapstone Countertops Soapstone is primarily found in… Read more

What Are the Pros and Cons of Quartz Countertops?

One of the most popular options for stone counters today is quartz. Quartz counters reside somewhere between natural stone and synthetic counters as they are artificially made with natural stones. A quartz counter looks and feels much like a natural stone counter, and in many aspects, it is one. Keep reading to learn about the… Read more

What Are the Most Durable Types of Countertops?

A kitchen is the heart of the home. That’s not just metaphorical. People spend a significant amount of time in their kitchen. If you’re someone who cooks frequently at home or frequently entertains, you need to know that your kitchen — and its counters — are going to be as durable as possible. Luckily, durability… Read more