Remodeling Tips and Reviews

Fixing that undermount sink that fell from under the granite

Fixing that undermount sink that fell from under the granite

Falling sinks after a granite install is something I get calls on all the time and it is easy to prevent, but many granite installers don’t bother to do it. It is a 5 minute item that should always be done if you have an undermount sink. So if you are planning on installing granite then make sure this is done after the install by the installer. If the sink...

Granite and Green Countertops

Granite and Green Countertops

We recently got a question about the greenness of Granite and Silestone Countertops. Both are attractive options for countertops and are very popular at the moment.  Silestone and Corian are clearly not green simply becuase they are made out of resins which is a chemical reaction between acetone and hydrogen cyanide which results in acetone cyanohydrin. This is...