Many homeowners are looking to fabricators to assist in the selection of the sink, providing those fabricators with an opportunity to demonstrate their expertise and steer the homeowner towards the sink that best complements the countertop. Whether providing the homeowner with a solid surface or stone countertop, it’s important to help them select a quality sink that is not only easy to install but will also make the countertop material "pop" and deliver years of consistent performance.
Similar to an installation of high-quality natural stone countertops, a stainless steel sink may pass from homeowner to homeowner without needing to be repaired or replaced. Many homeowners choose stainless steel sinks over porcelain sinks because they are durable and hide stains far better.
Granite is a natural creation. One piece of rock is not like any other in the world. This is the one quality that actually makes this stuff so beautiful and in demand. The individuality of each granite slab is what lures so many homeowners into deciding on a granite countertop.
This also means that no two granite slabs have the same absorbent qualities.If all stone came from one quarry, it would be similar, but still unique. For example, Black Galaxy from Brazil may not absorb anything, whereas similar black granite from Asia may...
Once you have made the investment into redoing your granite and marble countertops, it is so important to create a plan for overall maintenance. Whether you installed granite or marble countertops, they each will require their own set of upkeep activities, with marble requiring more frequent sealing with Mr. Stone’s Superior Zero Ultimate Stone Sealer, and perhaps repairing with a marble and granite repair kit.
If your kitchen is nearly as busy as mine, you need a top-notch cleaner that can guarantee your kitchen countertops can handle the abuse of an active kitchen.
It’s important to avoid all citrus-based cleaners while cleaning your natural stone. They can damage the stone, so it is much better to use a product like Mr. Stone’s AGM granite and marble countertop cleaner. Please check out the video at the end of this article to see exactly how easy it is to clean your counters...