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Why Natural Stone?

 

Timeless Beauty

Natural stone retains its beauty decades from your original installation. That's why it's been the choice of the finest hotels and prestigious landmarks for centuries.

 

Selection

A vast array of stone types and colors from around the world are available to choose from, yet no two slabs are exactly alike, adding to the unique character of natural stone. The many decorative edge treatments and surface finishes offered further expand your options. A thermal finish can even be added for exterior use, or your stone can be honed for a more old-world look.

 

Durability / Performance

Natural stone will outlast and outperform any synthetic material in the kitchen, bath or anywhere else. Although not indestructible, resistance to heat, moisture and abrasion make it a superior choice in most instances. Granite is an excellent choice for kitchen countertops as the surface is ideal for rolling dough and can even withstand placing hot pots directly on its surface.

 

Increase Property Value

In today's real estate market, granite kitchen countertops and other natural stone applications in your home have been proven to increase property value and are important considerations for discerning homebuyers. Granite countertops and other stone installations can mean the difference between someone purchasing your home or another.

 

Easy Care and Maintenance

Mild dishwashing soap and warm water is all that's needed to preserve the beauty of natural stone. However, some stone is porous and must be sealed periodically to resist staining.