Concise Guide for Granite Kitchen Countertops

Granite countertops take any kitchen design to the next level of elegance with their eye-catching beauty and long-term durability. Both granite slabs and granite tiles are available in a wide range of colors and hues, so you’ll find just the right material for your kitchen remodeling project!

Granite slab kitchen countertops are more expensive than tile countertops, but have the advantage of fewer seams. Granite tile countertops deliver affordable elegance with additional savings possible for those who have DIY installation skills.

Granite Countertop Guides

Is granite the right choice for your kitchen remodeling plans? We help you answer that question with a series of informative granite countertop guides:

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The Granite Countertop Buying Guide is our most comprehensive overview of granite countertops and includes FAQ, pricing and pros and cons.

You’ll find the same series of guides for a long list of countertop materials including tile, solid surface, laminate, marble, quartz, porcelain, stainless steel, recycled glass, butcher block and more.

The countertop guides give you the opportunity to compare granite and other materials head to head in important areas like appearance, price, durability, longevity and ease of care.

You might also be interested in our Kitchen Remodeling Cost Guide that pulls together prices for entire kitchen makeovers in basic, moderate and expensive categories.

Granite Kitchen Countertop Ideas from Our Pinterest Board

Do you want to browse pictures of kitchens with gorgeous granite countertops? It’s a great way to see your granite options and gather inspiration for your kitchen remodeling project!

  • Corner bookshelf and white frames window. Almond kitchen aid stuff still goes well with the white.. But need dark bench tops.
  • The Rough Black Limestone compliments the cream kitchen and dark granite worktops wonderfully.
  • So many choices!  I think I'll probably pick a darker granite for my countertops in my new white kitchen.
  • Best Color for Granite Countertops | Color Specialist in Charlotte: How to Choose Color for A Kitchen
  • This gives you an idea of the 'stripe' effect of the extra piece being laminated on to make the marble look thicker. The more veined the marble, the more noticeable it is, and it can vary all the way around the work top.
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Finding a Countertop Installer or General Kitchen Remodeler

Whether you’re just replacing countertops or gearing up for an entire kitchen remodel, we can help you find professional contractors in your area with the expertise to do the job correctly. The service is free, and there is no obligation. In addition, when contractors know that they’re competing for the work, they’ll give you the absolute lowest kitchen remodeling estimates possible.