Choosing Granite Worktops, Granite Worktops

A guide to choosing granite worktops

white-granite-worktops
A guide to choosing granite worktops Granite Worktops A guide to choosing granite worktops Granite worktops are currently one of the most popular styles on the market when it comes to kitchen worktops. After being mined from 100% pure, natural stone, granite worktops are then made from multiple polished sheets. Choosing the granite worktop to suit your kitchen can be a confusing process, with a range of sizes, designs, suppliers, and more available to choose from. In this blog we’ll be taking you through the various things to consider when choosing which granite worktop works best for you and your home. Pros of Granite worktops There...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops, Granite Worktops

How much do granite worktops cost? Factors to consider

white-granite-worktops
How much do granite worktops cost? Factors to consider Granite Worktops How much do granite worktops cost? Factors to consider If you’re looking to change or update your kitchen and trying to decide which kitchen worktops to choose, you might be wondering how much granite worktops cost. Granite worktops are one of the most expensive worktop materials but their benefits and durability mean that you will have worktops that last for decades in a busy kitchen. In this guide, we’ll have a look at how much granite worktops cost and the factors that can influence the cost of your granite worktops. What are granite kitchen worktops?  Granite...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops, Granite Worktops

How to choose the right granite worktop supplier

white-granite-worktops
How to choose the right granite worktop supplier Granite Worktops How to choose the right granite worktop supplier If you’re looking at granite worktops for your kitchen or bathroom, you have chosen one of the most durable and attractive worktops available. These worktops are chosen by many homeowners due to their ability to withstand the everyday wear and tear of a busy, well-used kitchen and bathroom.  Choosing the right colour and size for your kitchen worktop is important. However, a granite worktop is a huge investment so making sure you choose a professional granite worktop supplier that you can trust and who will make...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops, Granite Worktops

Granite Countertop Size & Thickness Options

white-granite-worktops
Granite Countertop Size & Thickness Options Granite Worktops Granite Countertop Size & Thickness Options When choosing a stone countertop for your kitchen, granite is a great option. When choosing granite worktops, not only will you have to think about your kitchen design, layout and the colour you want your worktop to be, you will also need to consider the size and thickness of your granite worktop.  We have compiled a quick guide to help you understand the sizes and thicknesses available when choosing granite countertops for your home.  In this guide:  Choosing the right granite worktop size  How thick should granite countertops be? Choosing the right...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops, Granite Worktops

Granite Kitchen Worktops: Pros & Cons

granite-worktops
Granite Kitchen Worktops : Pros & Cons Granite Worktops Granite Kitchen Worktops: Pros & Cons Granite worktops have risen in popularity due to their unique appearance and their ability to make a statement in your kitchen. This appearance can’t be matched by any synthetic material, which is why many homeowners opt for this material. However, granite worktops are a huge investment so it’s important to be aware of the pros and cons of the material before you buy a granite worktop for your kitchen. In this guide: What is Granite?  Pros of Granite worktops  Cons of Granite worktops What is Granite?  Granite is a crystalline igneous rock...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops

Granite worktops and kitchen makeovers

white-granite-worktops
  In today’s blog, we’re going to take a look at how granite worktops can be used in kitchen makeovers. As the heart of the home, the kitchen needs to be somewhere you love to be. This can be difficult if you are fed up of the current design. Discover some great contemporary design ideas for your kitchen  and learn how granite is a fantastic choice for kitchen worktops and surfaces.     Making use of your space with granite worktops and more  Breakfast bars and kitchen islands aren’t just for large kitchens. With the right design assistance, your kitchen could soon include a versatile island...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops

Granite worktops: what makes them so special? 

polished black granite worktop
Granite worktops are such a popular choice in contemporary kitchens that it can sometimes be difficult to believe they weren’t always in our homes. In fact, continuous kitchen counters didn’t appear in today’s familiar guise until the early 20th century. Discover some interesting facts about the history of kitchen worktops, and what makes granite worktops, in particular, so special.    The introduction of kitchen worktops Before the start of the 20th century, having a separate kitchen would be a rather rare occurrence. Many homes used them as both the living and cooking space.  Only the more affluent families would have homes with separate kitchens with cooking done...

Continue reading

Choosing Granite Worktops

Granite worktops: five top tips to help you decide

white granite breakfast bar with stools
Investing in granite worktops for your kitchen could be the best choice you make when renovating your home. Hard-wearing and luxurious, granite counter-tops are a popular choice for many homeowners, and with good reason. Not only do granite surfaces look stunning, they are also scratch, stain, and heat resistant. Add to this the fact they they instantly add sophistication to your kitchen, and you will soon see why they are so popular. However, it is important to select the right granite surfaces for your home. Using  our top five tips makes it easier to find the perfect granite surfaces for...

Continue reading