MSI Quartz vs. Granite
Deciding on the perfect stone countertop can be the hardest part of planning a kitchen renovation and the first major step is deciding upon your material. At Granite Selection, we offer a wide variety of quality stones, including various reputable quartz brands, granite, marble, and travertine. While every material we offer has major advantages, each offers a unique look and set of perks for homeowners. Here are some characteristics of MSI quartz and granite to consider when selecting the ideal stone for your kitchen countertop:Continue reading
How to Obtain a Seamless Countertop
A poorly manufactured countertop is easy to spot. Rugged corners and crudely filed cutouts can make even the most regal stones look dirty and cheap. At Granite Selection, we have invested in advanced technology to give all of our customers a perfect countertop, every time.Continue reading
How Are Granite Countertops Installed?
Buying a new stone countertop can be a long, frustrating and expensive endeavor. At Granite Selection, we pride ourselves on supplying our clients with high-quality stones, affordable prices, and unbeatable customer service. Here are the 10 simple steps involved in purchasing and installing a new countertop with Granite Selection.Continue reading
Purchasing Granite Countertops: Home Depot Vs. Granite Selection
If you own your own home, perform modest renovations and home improvement, or have any experience with DIY construction projects, you’ve probably been to Home Depot more times than you can count.Continue reading
7 Spectacular Sculptures That Showcase Granite In Chicago
Buckingham Fountain is one of the most iconic public works of granite in Chicago, serving as the gateway to the city in a grand display of opulence. With jets of water that shoot up to 150ft in the air, Buckingham Fountain is one of largest fountains in the world, modeled on the wedding-cake style of construction popularized by the Gardens of Versailles. This stunning piece of sculptural architecture is fashioned from pink marble with granite elements.
Granite Selection: Pros and Cons
Chicago granite and marble are both great choices for natural stone countertops. Their unique color patterns, hues and textures are sure to add beauty and character to your living space. Before selecting your countertop, it is important to understand the pros and cons of both so you can choose the right stone for your project.Continue reading
Chicago Granite Installation: The Granite Selection Difference
Each and every employee that is involved in a Granite Selection installation has at least 10 or more years of installation experience. Through our combined years of experience as ggranite countertop installation contractors, we have seen it all, and can therefore swiftly and accurately address any issues as they arise.Continue reading