Granite Install, The Entire Process

Granite Install, The Entire Process

Installing granite countertops in your Gilbert, AZ., home is probably one of the most expensive and best investments you can make. However, installing granite is not easy and can be very time consuming.

You will want to visit a few granite showrooms in Gilbert, AZ., first. Visiting a granite showroom will allow you to see the different kinds of granite that are available, as well as price the styles you like the best. Next, you will be deciding what kind of sink you would like. Under mount, stainless steel sinks are the most common with a granite countertop. It is important to know what kind of sink and faucet setup you choose, that way the granite fabricator can drill the correct number of holes in the granite. After you have chosen a sink then you will want to choose the type of edge you would like your Gilbert, AZ., countertops to have, as well as you will decide whether or not you would like your granite to have a backsplash.

Once all the decisions have been made, a fabricator will then come to your home in Gilbert, AZ., and create a wooden template of your countertop. This is important because this is when you will decide the exact location of the sink and faucet, and other details, such as how much of an overhang you would like. After the wooden template has been created, it will be taken back to the fabrication shop and now created with granite and completed with any last minute details.

Once the granite countertop has been completed at the fabrication shop, it is time for installation day. The countertops will be brought to your home in Gilbert, AZ., and set in place. This process could take up to a few hours to complete and then you will have to wait about 24 hours before your sink and faucet can be installed. After the correct amount of time has elapsed and your sink and faucet are installed with the drains connected, you can now enjoy your new Gilbert, Az., granite countertop.