Granite Slabs and Tiles Utica NY

The Beauty of Granite Coupled With Its Physical Strength and Chemical Resistance Makes it the Material of Choice in Construction Applications.

Local Companies

Distinguish Design
(315) 247-4451
Heritage Helpers
(315) 797-1894
1657 Sunset Ave
Utica, NY
Infinity Home Construction Inc
(212) 695-1450
159 W 33rd St
New York, NY
Hampton Residential Corp
(631) 204-0646
25 Club Dr
Massapequa, NY
Lambros Home Design
(631) 968-5881
435 Spruce Ave
West Islip, NY
Lamb's Construction Inc
(315) 363-5537
146 E. Campbell Ave
Sherrill, NY
Utica's Pink Panther Painting & Home Improvements
(315) 797-0638

Utica, NY
Lakeshore Home Improvement
(315) 387-3651
79 Blind Creek Dr
Sandy Creek, NY
New Century Home Supplies Inc
(718) 981-1280
1192A Forest Ave
Staten Island, NY
Celebrity Builders
(914) 698-2633
606 Halstead Ave
Mamaroneck, NY

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Application Of Granite Slabs And Tiles

Author: yangxp

The beauty of granite coupled with its physical strength and chemical resistance makes it the material of choice in construction applications.


Slabs look better than tiles.

Check material for staining, water absorption and rusting.

Consider surface finishes other than polished.

Darker colours preferable in commercial areas.

Free lengths can be used.


Slabs look much better than tiles.

Surface finishes other than polished can be consider for external walls.

Keep weight in mind.

Skirtings at bottom of wall:

Long thin slabs can be used.

Finishes other than polished can be used.

Window sills / Door and window frames:

Slab edges can be rounded or chamfered, and polished.

Kitchen Platforms - home:

Fine grain material looks better than coarse grain.

Material should be checked for staining, water absorption and pin holes.

Front edges of slabs can be rounded and polished, or water-restraining strip can be put.

For backsplash area, use granite strips in lengths matching the countertop lengths.

Kitchen Platforms - commercial:

Defective material can be used to lower the cost since hygiene is the main consideration.

Bathroom Platforms:

Rounding of edges or cut-out of basins should be got done from a professional company.

Counter Tops:

3 cm thick slabs look better than 2 cm ones.

Front edge can be profiled and shaped and polished.

Shelves e.g for showpieces at home / shops:

Tiles or thin slabs with both surfaces polished can be used.

Edges can be rounded or chamfered, and polished.

Standing Dividers:

Edges can be rounded or chamfered, and polished.

Table Tops and other furniture:

Buy only when completed including the edges and the legs.


Fine-grain black granite with edges chamfered gives the best contrast with the lettering.



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