How do I prevent chipping the edges of a granite countertop?

Answer Granite countertops are very durable, thanks to the high density of the stone. This high density means that granite won't chip under normal circumstances. However, certain edging techniques, such a... Read More »

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How to Glue Countertop Edges?

Placing an edge onto a countertop is the last step in countertop application. The edge provides protection for the counter from moisture, staining and damage. At the same time, it helps to accent t... Read More »

Different Granite Edges?

Numerous types of granite edges and many different varieties within those edge types are available. Though the many options available can make choosing your granite edge tedious, taking the time to... Read More »

How do I polish granite edges?

PreparationWork outside since polishing granite is messy. Put on safety glasses, heavy gloves and a paper mask. Attach a 100-grit polishing pad to a stone polisher.PolishingPlace the surface of the... Read More »

How do I smooth out rough granite edges?

SmoothingUse a diamond honing stone to smooth out the rough edges. Granite is one of the hardest of the natural stones, and you must apply a firm and steady pressure to make progress. Use either a ... Read More »