installing kitchen granite countertops

How to Install Granite Kitchen Countertops

By Tom | January 7, 2022

There are many different types of countertops that homeowners can choose from; however, one of the most popular options is granite. Making a granite countertop is not easy and the installation process can be quite a challenge. Once the homeowner selects a style, what does it take to place the granite countertop in the home correctly? Prepping the…

Beautiful kitchen design ideas

Beautiful Kitchen Transformation Ideas

By Tom | May 9, 2021

Styles evolve over time and some homeowners might be looking for ways to transform their kitchen. Perhaps they have been living in the same house for a while and would like to switch it up. Maybe they just bought a new home and would like to make it their own. Regardless of the reason, there are…

Kitchen countertop recommendations for those who love to cook

Kitchen Countertops Recommendations for Those Who Love Cooking

By Tom | April 12, 2021

Do you cook a lot? Wondering how it might affect the usage of your new countertop? It might not seem like it, but just like the best utensils, cookware, and top-quality appliances, your kitchen countertops can be a factor in how you cook. If you happen to love cooking and wish to be as efficient…

2021 kitchen countertop trends

9 Countertop Trends Making Their Appearance in 2021

By Tom | March 15, 2021

Want to refresh your kitchen with a stylish look that’s currently on-trend? It’s easier than you may think. Here’s a glimpse at some top nice kitchen design trends for 2021. 1) Alabaster White Affordable high-end looks and life-long durability come together in Alabaster White Quartz. This polished marble-look quartz features a soft white background and long…

The main factor to keeping your kitchen countertops glowing and clean at all times is properly cleaning them daily.

Tips on how to maintain the glow on your kitchen countertops

By Tom | February 8, 2021

The main factor to keeping your kitchen countertops glowing and clean at all times is properly cleaning them daily. But you might say “I don’t have the patience or the time to clean them everyday!” Do not worry, keep reading. There are also other ways that you can do to achieve the glow that you…

Kitchen design ideas for 2021

Kitchen Design Ideas for 2021

By Tom | January 11, 2021

If you want to start off 2021 with a bang, why not begin the countertop remodeling project you’ve been putting off? We understand that starting a project of this size is intimidating, but there is no better time than right now! The hottest countertop trends of 2021 are making their presence known. Be sure to…

Conquer Your Kitchen Renovation with Granite and Quartz Countertops

Conquer Your Kitchen Renovation with Granite and Quartz Countertops

By Tom | December 25, 2020

If you are really looking to raise the value of your home and give your kitchen renovation the “wow” factor that it needs, selecting the right kitchen countertops are a must-do. It is time to remove those old, dated countertops and replace them with a fresh granite countertop or quartz countertop. Let’s discuss the advantages of both options, so…

How to Design an Island to Complement Your Base Cabinets

How to Design an Island to Complement Your Base Cabinets

By Tom | November 16, 2020

If you are thinking about conducting a kitchen remodel, then you could be thinking about adding an island to your kitchen. An island is a great idea because this helps you maximize the amount of space you have in your kitchen. Whether you simply need more counter space for cooking or are trying to create…

Which should I remodel first: kitchen or bathroom

Which Should I Remodel First: My Kitchen or Bathroom?

By Tom | October 24, 2020

You may only have the money to remodel your kitchen or your bathroom. If this sounds like you, which one should you remodel first: your kitchen or bathroom? There are a few key points to keep in mind. The Time Factor It is important to take a look at how long these remodels are going…

Top stories about kitchen countertop design

This Month’s Top Stories About Kitchen Countertop Design

By Tom | September 20, 2020

Quartz is naturally harder than granite or marble, making it one of the most durable countertop materials on the market and available to homeowners today. This month we are featuring the collection of quartz from MSI Stone. MSI quartz stones made from 93% quartz stone, plus quartz is naturally stain resistant and maintenance-free — never…

Top 5 Trending Quartz Colors | Granite Top, Inc.

Top 5 Trending Quartz Colors

By Tom | August 19, 2020

Quartz countertops are quite popular and for good reasons. Not only is quartz beautiful, but it also enhances your kitchen’s design and lends it an air of luxury. Also, quartz holds up well against wear and tear as it is scratch and heat-resistant. If properly maintained, it is also resistant to bacteria and grime. That…

how new countertops can help sell home faster

How new countertops can help sell my home faster in Seattle and Kent

By Tom | July 13, 2020

Granite, quartz and marble countertops in Seattle and Kent are mesmerizing addition to any home! If you are conversant with natural and engineered stone countertops, then you know how chic and elegant these three are. A few renovations and quality countertop upgrades can help your home sell faster, and for a desirable price. Countertop upgrade…

white kitchen

White Kitchen Countertops Are a Growing Trend

By Tom | June 2, 2020

White kitchen countertops are a growing trend. They create a welcoming feel in any kitchen while reflecting natural light throughout the room. There are plenty of options when it comes to white countertops. These include both granite and quartz options. Alaska White Granite Countertops Alaska White is a granite countertop option from Brazil. While mostly…

how to buy countertops during covid

How To Buy Countertops during Seattle’s Stay At Home Orders, and Why Now Is The Time

By Tom | May 13, 2020

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has impacted every sector of the economy and this includes the field of masonry. Every company takes the safety of its employees seriously. This makes it hard for those looking to buy new countertops to check out options in-person. With so many people spending extended periods of time at home, you…

3 countertop trends making their appearance in 2020

Kitchen Design Ideas for 2020

By Tom | March 3, 2020

Want to refresh your kitchen with a stylish look that’s on-trend? It’s easier than you may think. Here’s a glimpse at some top kitchen design ideas for 2020. Texture Kitchens with a warm look are popular: Wood cabinets paired with countertops made from natural materials are a stylish choice. You can create a textured appearance…