G & G Granite & Quartz, Los Angeles once again was asked to work our magic on an old kitchen in Marina Del Rey, and this is the result! Do you like?
When choosing stone countertop materials, you’ll be faced with more than just a huge variety of stones to choose from; you’ll also have to choose between custom countertops (full slab), and (prefab) countertops, so which is the right choice for your countertop?
Here are the pros and cons of each to help you decide:
Prefabricated stone countertops are made of the same high-quality materials as their customer counterparts. The only difference is that they were cut to certain standard dimensions before being delivered to the distributor. This means that they only come in specific sizes and shapes, so if you have an unusual space that you want to put your countertop, prefabricated counters might not be an option.
However, if there is a prefabricated cut that fits your countertop needs, they’re a great option, because a prefabricated counter will usually cost you a bit less. Plus, installation is typically much quicker, saving you even more money.
Full Slab Countertops
When you purchase custom countertops, you have a lot more control over what you get. You can choose the color, thickness, and shape of your counters—but you’re going to pay a higher price tag for it. When going this route, you select the exact slab you want, then the Fabricator measures your space and does all the cutting to make the slab fit. This also gives your counters a seamless look, because they’ll be cut from a single slab.
There’s no right or wrong choice between prefab and Full slab, and most importantly, G & G provides both!
G & G Granite & Quartz was asked to use all of our power and all of our skill to make this designer's kitchen explode from the "norm." We suggested a milky Calacatta Porcelain, and we think it came out gorgeous, but we will let you decide...Check out the pics!
G & G Teams Up with Gem International N. Hollywood for a Marble custom countertop & integrated-sink project and we think it came out Great! Check it out below!
G & G Granite & Quartz was asked to partner with Silestone quartz to create a really cool kitchen in Northridge...enjoy!
G & G, was asked by an interior designer that we regularly work with if we had any ideas for a kitchen countertops remodel project in Palos Verdes. I told her I had been contacted by a few Marble importers about trying their Portuguese Marble out. I told her let's give this new Marble a shot, she agreed, and here are a few pictures of the results! Let us know if you like them!
We added a Black Soapstone for the Island, to make the project truly unique!
G & G presents our Modern Kitchen Marble Countertop Kitchen Island for an updated kitchen project. We actually put a HDTV inside the countertop!
The Trump administration announced plans late yesterday for a 10% ad valorem tariff on $200 billion of imports from China in more than 6,000 product categories.
The list includes nearly all dimensional natural stone, agglomerated slabs (which include quartz surfaces) and an assortment of other hard surfaces, including some ceramic tiles.
In retaliation, the Chinese, this fall will begin to raise prices for U.S. importers a whopping 10-20%. American consumers, wholesalers, retailers, and fabricators (like us), get ready for prices to jump!😱