Granite and Marble Slab Installation can be Seamless
An exquisite interior that features a
granite or marble slab in your Brantford home can transform the home with
literally seamless installation! Granite and marble slabs offer versatility in
design possibilities for kitchen countertops, islands, tabletops, flooring and
many other applications.
When granite and marble is quarried, it is
extracted in huge sheets called slabs.
Since granite is a natural stone quarried from the earth, sizes of slabs
vary and can be cut to different dimensions. A slab signals a larger size of
material and can often be installed without seams. The unparalleled aesthetic
of having a gorgeous surface unblemished by seams is the main benefit of using
a granite or marble slab for your home renovation. There is something so
beautifully majestic about a seamless glistening surface of polished stone. A
seamless granite or marble slab can leave one breathless.
What Do a Bullnose, Ogee Flush and a Triple Pencil Have
These intriguing names are all descriptors
of edge treatments that can be applied to your granite and marble slab design.
From the rounded Bullnose to the layered Ogee Flush and the gently cascading
Triple Pencil, these edge treatments provide an extra level of detail to your
An edge can provide a distinctive element
to your granite or marble slab installation that will complement other design
features in your home. Factors that play
into your choice of edging go with the style of your kitchen design. Is it
softer with round edges, or a crisper look with more defined angles? Choosing granite or marble slabs makes a
statement of care and class and your choice of edge treatment signals your
attention to detail, which vaults your interior design up a notch.
Installation of Granite and Marble Slabs is not DIYS
The answer to "Can I install a slab counter
myself?” is "Possibly.” Is it a good idea to do so? "NO!”
granite is extremely heavy and for most homeowners, it would be a disaster to
try a do-it-yourself installation. The price of failure would be high. Granite
and marble slabs are most susceptible to cracks and other damage during
shipping and installation.
It is far wiser to call a professional who
has the resources, equipment, packing material and transportation options to
deliver and install your granite and marble slab masterpieces. A trained professional will make sure your
granite and marble slab is levelled and sealed properly.
Better still, consider finding a one-stop
shop where you can not only pick your granite or marble slab on site, but also
work with staff to create custom designs and choose edges, and then get the
installation completed by professionals.
like a well-made winter coat in which you might invest because you plan to wear
it for years, so must you consider your investment in granite and marble slab
interior applications. Granite and
marble slabs for Brantford homes are not low-end design materials. Although the upfront investment is more than
other materials, the value in the long-term more than makes up for the initial