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Keep Your Renovation on Track With These Tips

Ensuring that your kitchen or bathroom renovation project stays on track is no simple task. It can become a little stressful not knowing how long you may not be able to cook in your kitchen or utilize the shower in your bathroom. At Cutting Edge Countertops we understand the concern this can bring in regard to the actual length of your renovation timeline. That’s why we strive to educate our customers on what can be expected. By implementing some of these helpful tips below it will assist you in properly planning for your kitchen or bath renovation.


Preparing for your kitchen or bathroom renovation

Your renovation timeline does not begin when the work starts in your home. It starts way in the beginning when you start planning and researching for your remodeling project. The initial step is booking an appointment with a member of the Cutting Edge Countertops team at one of our five showrooms located in Perrysburg, Troy, Wixom, Noblesville or S. Indianapolis. During your visit, they will introduce you to the services and products we offer.

Before your appointment, we encourage you to go online and browse our wide selection of countertop surfacing options in our Live Inventory available on our website to help you get an idea of what type of material and color is right for you. From granite and marble to compact surface and quartz, there is no doubt that you will find the right Cutting Edge Countertops surface for you.

Meeting with a Cutting Edge Countertop expert

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Our experts will work with you to provide industry expertise and knowledge tailored to meet your distinct project needs and the ideal vision you have for your kitchen or bath. From sink offerings, to stain protection, custom edge profiles and more, we will educate you on the variety of style options you may need to consider in order to help make your project not only stunning, but something that will withstand the wear-and-tear of your everyday life.

Planning to shop for countertops and cabinetry

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As you begin to shop for cabinets and countertops it is important you plan properly to keep your kitchen or bathroom renovation on track.  We would advise that you have the framework of your cabinets finalized prior to selecting your countertops, so you know the dimensions and measurements of your space. Please bring all of your cabinet drawings and measurements with you to your appointment as this will help greatly in pulling together all of the project details for your kitchen or bathroom countertop design.

We highly recommend after you place the order for your cabinets that you also order your countertops. This will allow you to secure measure and install dates that align with when your cabinets are installed, to keep things moving quickly so that your countertop can be fabricated and installed soon after.

Planning for your in-home remodeling

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Once you have finalized your design elements and placed your order, our team will schedule a time to get started on your kitchen remodeling project in your home.

The creation of your countertops begins with a template that will be designed after the cabinets are installed. After the template, your countertops will be fabricated. Lastly, the countertop installers will return to your home and install your countertops on top of your cabinets.

Prior to install, old countertops need to be removed completely before our team arrives at your home. While you can certainly do this on your own, Cutting Edge Countertops is happy to offer tear-out and removal services. If you choose to add this on to your project scope we will be able to carefully remove your old countertops for you. To ensure the process goes as smoothly as possible, our experienced countertop installation team takes the necessary precautions to avoid any damage to surrounding areas. At the end of the day the old countertops will be removed from the cabinets and hauled away.

On the day of your installation, you can expect at least two Cutting Edge Countertops installers who will deliver the prepared countertop and put it in place. Depending on the job size, it may require more people. To help this day go as smoothly as possible, clear the pathway for the installation team so they may easily enter your home.

Post countertop installation planning

After your beautiful new tops are installed there are a few more steps to take to get your kitchen or bath back to fully functioning. You will need to plan to schedule a plumber to reconnect the water source. At Cutting Edge Countertops we do offer plumbing services to our customers for your convenience and are happy to provide this service if you would like to include it in your project with us.

An electrician will also need to come and reconnect drains, water, gas and electrical hookups after your countertop installation is complete. This will generally happen a day or two after installation so that the countertops have time to set. If you are also planning to install a backsplash, that should be scheduled after the countertops have been installed. After a good cleaning your kitchen will be ready to go! While this process requires a certain amount of prep work and attention, the finished product is well worth it! You are creating a space that you and your family will love for years to come.

Be sure to contact our team or visit one of our showrooms located in Troy, Wixom, Perrysburg, S. Indianapolis and Noblesville if you have any additional questions. You can also find out more information about countertops on our blog!


The Difference Between Polished and Honed Granite

When choosing granite countertops for your home there are a lot of choices to make. From the color of the granite to edges and finishes. These final details, such as the finish of the granite, can drastically change the appearance of the stone and overall look of your space. There are a lot of questions in regard to what the difference between polished and honed granite is and what to choose when adding granite to your home. Here is the information you need to know on polished vs honed granite to make the best choice for your home!

What is Polished Granite?

Polished granite has a highly reflective surface, this finish will display the vibrancy of the granite’s colors as well as the character of the stone. A polished finish is very smooth and enhances the full color of a stone. A polished surface creates a beautiful glossy shine from the natural reflection of the stone’s crystals.

Polished Granite Characteristics

Polished granite is coated. This acts as a protectant, making the granite less susceptible to stains. This makes polished granite a popular and classic choice for kitchen and bathroom countertops. Consequently, the highly reflective surface means more visible scratches. Since polished granite is very smooth, this makes it a dangerous option for flooring in high traffic areas because or bathrooms because it can be very slippery when wet

Polished Granite Recap

  • Feel: Smooth
  • Look: Glossy & Shiny
  • Durability: Scratch and etch easily, but more stain resistant.
  • Recommended Application: Kitchen and bathroom countertops, fireplace surrounds, and walls.
  • Maintenance: Regular wipe down with water and mild detergent, clean spills immediately.
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What is Honed Granite?

When you choose a honed finish, the polishing process ends before buffing to create a matte or low-gloss sheen that lacks the highly reflective, mirror-like look of traditional granite. The softer honed finish is popular among homeowners wanting a casual or aged look.

Honed Granite Characteristics

Honed granite is more resistant to scratches because of its matte finish. Unlike with a polished surface, honed granite does get scratched, it is less noticeable because the scratch won’t be as easy to see when light reflects off it. On the other hand, honed granite is more susceptible to stains, so it important to clean spills in a timely manner. Since it is matte, when the surface gets wet, it is less slippery than polished making it a great choice for flooring.

Honed Granite Recap

  • Feel: Velvet/Satin
  • Looks: Matte
  • Durability: Scratch resistant, but easily stained.
  • Recommended Application: Countertops and high traffic areas, such as floors for the bathroom, foyer, or living room.
  • Maintenance: Regular wipe down with water and mild detergent, clean up spills immediately, re-sealing suggested over time.
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Whether you chose honed or polished as the finish for your granite countertops, it will make a luxurious addition to your home. Be sure to contact our team or visit one of our showrooms located in Troy, Wixom, Perrysburg, Indianapolis and Noblesville if you have any additional questions. You can also begin browsing our selection in our Live Inventory.

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Top 5 Trending Granite Colors

Are you ready to upgrade your countertops to a unique yet durable surface, but not sure where to start? Our trending top 5 granite color roundup will help guide you to the perfect stone that meets your lifestyle and design preferences. The beauty of natural stone is truly unmatched, and granite has a one of a kind look that few other countertop materials can compare to. Granite countertops can take any kitchen to the next level visually and often become the talk of the room after a new install. Granite has been a top choice for countertops since the beginning, and till this day continues to be, due to its strength and variety of rich colors and natural patterns. Cutting Edge Countertops carries a wide shade range of granite, so you are sure to find a vibrant or neutral color that suits your style. However, if you are interested in learning about some of the best-selling granite countertop colors in the Midwest keep reading!

Alaska White Granite

With Alaska White granite, you can create stunning countertops or backsplashes, perfect for both indoors, and out! This stone has a lighter background with darker minerals running throughout creating a striking look that works well with many different designs. The white can pull in some lighter aesthetics if paired with dark wood cabinetry, or on the contrary, the darker elements can provide a great visual contrast to white or grey cabinetry. Alaska White granite can vary from slab to slab, so with this material, you are sure to get a unique look in your home.

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Black Pearl Leather Granite

Black Pearl Leather granite is a predominately black granite of a semi-solid color tone with speckles of blacks, golds, silvers, browns, greens and shades of gray. The leather finish is gaining more traction in the design world. It features a soft sheen that is less than polished granite but includes a textured appearance.

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Blue Pearl Granite

Blue Pearl Granite features gorgeous shades of blues, grays, and beige. This blue granite kitchen countertop has a stunning, almost metallic blue background. The shimmering specks of gray and black provide an amazing iridescent look to this stone and to the whole kitchen space. Design tip: Pair Blue Pearl granite countertops with bright white cabinetry to bring out the colors in this material and make them pop!

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White Ice Granite

One of the most popular white granites on the market, White Ice can be recognized by its pristine beauty. This granite has been admired for many years and its popularity only continues to increase. This predominately white stone features mixtures of blue and grey tones running throughout. If you are looking to make a statement, pair this stone with a darker cabinet, or achieve a trending yet timeless design by combing it with white cabinetry.

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White Sparkle Granite

White Sparkle granite is known for its cool white tones and grays highlighted by just a touch of sparkle. These elegant white granite slabs are durable enough to be used for exterior projects including outdoor kitchens, as well as a variety of interior projects in homes including granite countertops, accent walls, floors and backsplashes. Add a touch of sparkle in your home with this granite!

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Trends come and go, but the countertops you choose will remain in your home for years to come. With this being said, we always encourage our customers to pick something that makes them happy when they walk in the room and see it. Shop Alaska White, White Ice, Black Pearl Leather, Blue Pearl and White Sparkle countertops along with many others in our live inventory on our website or visit one of our Cutting Edge Countertops showrooms located in Troy, Wixom, Perrysburg, Noblesville and Indianapolis! Our experienced team is here to help educate and guide you on both the current trends and timeless classics to ensure you are confident in your choice.

Make sure you follow along on our Cutting Edge Countertops blog to stay updated on the latest news, kitchen and bath designs, and more!

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There seems to be something extremely magical about relaxing and enjoying a nice warm bath in your home after a long day. Want to take your relaxation up a few notches? Try making bath bombs! Bath bombs are extremely popular and there are now hundreds of options available for purchase. There is no particular age demographic targeted for this product because it is truly timeless and people of all ages have confirmed them to be quite enjoyable.

Supplies Needed

  • 8 oz of baking soda or arrowroot which is about a cup’s worth
  • 4 oz of citric acid which is about half a cup’s worth
  • Half of a cup of the salt of choice this comes out to be about 4 oz
  • 4 oz of cornstarch which is about half to 3/4 of a cup
  • 2 tablespoons of your oil of choice (liquid oil)
  • 2 tablespoons of water
  • 1 tablespoon of vanilla extract or more water
  • 30 to 40 drops of your favorite essential oils, dried herbs, and color dyes!
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Bath Bomb Recipe Breakdown

1. Baking Soda

Baking soda is the foundation of your bath bomb. This is the most important ingredient! It is an ingredient that is needed because it is alkalizing and it compliments the citric acid you will be adding to the mix.

2. Citric Acid

The ingredient that is not so common in every household is citric acid. This one you may have to leave your house to hunt down. All of the other ingredients are very common household items. Citric acid is used to create the fizzing reaction we all like once you drop the bath bomb in the bath water. It makes it feel like you were bathing in pure champagne.

3. Arrowroot Or Corn Starch

You can use either or. Cornstarch will give you that awesome silky feeling you love. Personally, I’d go with organic cornstarch but you don’t absolutely have to. arrowroot will do the same job except it will not be quite as silky as cornstarch.

4. Liquid, Oil, And Salt

These 3 ingredients are incredibly versatile and you can go with what you have in the home to avoid a trip to the grocery store.

  • Oil: Choose a simple one such as coconut oil, argan oil, olive oil, apricot oil, or any other oil you can find that you can use on your skin.
  • Salt: Go with regular salt in the pantry or with Epsom salt.
  • Liquid: Water will do the trick.

Make Your Bath Bomb Smell Amazing And Look The Part By Using The Scent And Color Of Choice

This is honestly the best part because it is where you can get crazy with creativity! Do you want blue, green, red, purple, orange, pink, yellow, gray, or any other color? Get crazy! Nobody can stop you! This is your bath bomb, do what makes you happy! You can even add in dried herbs and make them scent free if that is your preference.

  • Use any essential oil/s that you want! Orange, lemon, lavender, peppermint etc.
  • Add in natural dyes to create the colorful bath bomb of your dreams!

The Ultimate Bath Bomb Recipe And The DIY Tutorial Instructions To Making Your Dream Bathbomb!

We do not advise that you make this directly on your kitchen countertops if they are granite counters, marble tops, or quartz countertops. You can cover your kitchen counters with a cloth or parchment paper to avoid any damages.

  1. First, you must combine the dry ingredients such as the baking soda, citric acid, salt, and the cornstarch or arrowroot in a fairly large bowl and then you will have to mix it very well until it is all combined
  2. Take a small bowl and add the vanilla extract and the oil as well as the essential oils and then stir it all up
  3. Now you will add in the liquid ingredients slowly and mix everything together.
  4. The mixture should now hold together whenever squeezed without it crumbling. Add more water if the consistency isn’t quite there.
  5. Push the liquid into molds like greased muffin tins or other greased down containers. Now press the mix firmly in and let it sit for an entire day until it is hard. If it expands do not worry because its normal. Just push it down.
  6. Once it dries to make sure to store in a container that is airtight and use it within a span of 2 weeks.

There are endless benefits to making your own fresh batch of bath bomb mix at home. You no longer have to worry about the extra chemical that will break you out or irritate your skin. You can also make them just the way you like. You can add all the colors and scents of choice and create the silkiest awesome smelling bath bomb for you or loved ones.


A Guide to Countertop Shopping

We know shopping for a new countertop can seem overwhelming, but with the right team behind you it doesn’t have to be. By following these simple tips you’ll be browsing the market with ease and selecting the perfect countertops for your project in no time!

Project Details


This first step is gathering your project details. If you are just browsing then you may be able to exclude this piece for now, but when it comes to pricing, it is good to know your project’s square footage and basic details. Having this information will also help the fabricator you choose to work with better assist you.

Selecting a Material

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1. Quartz

Quartz countertops offer the look of natural stone without the upkeep. Quartz countertops have become the leading choice for countertop surfaces due to its wide range of design options, durability and low maintenance. This surface is composed of a natural blend of quartz and polyester resin, it is a scratch, stain and impact resistant. So, if you are busy and on the go, this could be the perfect surface for you! We recommend browsing our variety of colors and patterns that mimic many of your favorite natural stones.

2. Granite

Granite is one of the most popular natural stone countertops due to its unique natural beauty and durability. With its heat-resistant qualities, granite is more durable than other surfaces like marble and laminate. Granite countertops come in a wide range of colors and patterns, you can start browsing your options by viewing our live inventory.

3. Compact Surface

A non-­porous material, compact surface is highly resistant to scratches, abrasions, and stains while providing incredible color stability, all in an extremely easy to maintain surface solution. It is made from a sophisticated mixture of raw materials used in glass, porcelain tiles, and quartz surfaces. If your lifestyle demands the most of your countertop, our compact surface countertops may be just the solution.

Edge Options

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After deciding on your countertop surface, enhance your design by pairing it with the perfect edge profile. At Cutting Edge Countertops we carry a wide selection of seamless edge profiles that will add stunning detail to your countertops. Browse our options and create the custom countertops that suit your style!

Countertop Height


Another important detail is selecting your countertop height. You should take into consideration you and your family’s needs when choosing the height. The standard height for a kitchen countertop is 36 inches. Depending on your lifestyle and needs, you can lower or raise the counter height anywhere from 1 to 3 inches.



We understand this is a big decision and commitment, so don’t say yes to something you are unsure about. Try testing out options that you are interested in by taking home samples and placing them in your kitchen or bathroom to get an idea of how they will look against your space’s lighting, flooring, and cabinetry.

Now that you have these simple tips on how to shop countertops you are ready to start browsing! To get started on your project check out our wide selection of countertops, see what we have in stock in our live-inventory or contact us! For more design tips and tricks, visit our blog!

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Kid’s Kitchen Time – Confetti Cookie

As we all do our best to stay home when possible, with some extra time on your hands you might find yourself putting your baking skills to the test. Creating treats to indulge in not only keeps that sweet tooth at bay but it’s also a great activity for the kids. These confetti cookies are a great dessert to make with kids, they can help with preparing the dough then they’ll just need more supervision with the baking portion. Give this recipe a try with your family!

What you will need

  1. 1 package Funfetti cake mix
  2. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  3. 2 large eggs
  4. 1/2 cup butter, softened
  5. Mixing bowl
  6. Spoon
  7. Sprinkles (optional)
  8. Frosting (optional)

How to make confetti cookies


  • Prep: 15 min. + chilling
  • Bake: 10 min./batch + cooling

Step 1

  • In a large bowl, beat eggs, butter and vanilla until combined. Then beat in the cake mix. After combining all ingredients refrigerate, covered, for 2 hours or until firm enough to roll.

Step 2

  • Preheat oven to 350°. On a well-floured surface, roll dough to 1/4-in. thickness. Cut with a floured 2-1/2-in. cookie cutter. Place 1 in. apart on an ungreased baking sheet. Bake 8-10 minutes or until set. Remove from pans to wire racks to cool completely. Decorate as desired with frosting or fun sprinkles! Don’t forget to clean up your kitchen countertops after all the fun is over to avoid leaving behind any crumbs or spills.
  • Optional: If you have leftover dough or wish to only use half you can transfer the dough to a resealable plastic freezer bag and freeze. To use, thaw dough in the refrigerator until soft enough to roll. Prepare and bake cookies as directed and decorate as desired.
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We hope you enjoyed this simple yet tasty recipe! If you try it out, share with us how your final product by tagging us on social media channels! Be sure to follow along on our blog for a new Kid’s Kitchen Time idea every Saturday!


Kid’s Kitchen Time – How to Make a Bird Feeder

Spring is here and warmer days are approaching. What better way to enjoy the season than with a fun craft that will let your child explore science and nature at the same time. A great thing about this bird feeder is that it will continue to bring joy even after you finish it. You can hang the bird feeder in a spot in your yard where you and your children can enjoy it and watch the birds eat.

Supplies Needed

  1. Bird Seed
  2. Cookie Cutters
  3. Gelatin
  4. Mixing Bowl
  5. Parchment Paper or Baking Sheet
  6. String
  7. Spoon


Start by pouring your pack of gelatin into the mixing bowl. Next, you will add 1/4 cup of boiling water and mix until the gelatin powder is completely dissolved. Now it will be time to add in around 3/4 of bird seed into the bowl. You can double or triple this amount if you would like to make a larger batch! After adding the bird seed mix all the ingredients together. Note, the mixture will not solidify right away, just be sure to mix it enough so that the gelatin is well incorporated.

Now it is time to fill your molds, cookie-cutter or silicon molds work best. You can lay down parchment paper or use a cookie tray to work on. Scoop out your mixture with a spoon and spread it into thin layers, pressing down firmly as you go. You want to be sure to fill all the nooks and crannies! During this step, you can also create a hole for when you are ready to thread a string through in order to hang the feeder or just use a needle. Now that you have your molds filled you will leave them for a few hours till they harden or you can pop them in the fridge to expedite the process.

After they harden, pop the bird seed out of the molds. Now all you need to do is add a string! If you punched out a hole while making the molds you can thread it through or you can use a needle.

Once you add the string your bird feeders will be ready to hang for the birds to enjoy!

These homemade bird feeders will look so cute hanging in the yard and the kids are sure to enjoy watching the birds come to enjoy a treat! The great thing about using the cookie-cutter is that you can customize the feeders to be anything that your children would like!

We hope you enjoyed this DIY bird feeder craft! The best part about this activity is that it’s a great way to get the family together to explore nature. Be sure to follow along on our blog for a new Kid’s Kitchen Time idea every Saturday!

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Kids Kitchen Time – Salt Dough Eggs

It’s Kids Kitchen Time! With Easter just around the corner, today’s fun activity is creating festive Salt Dough Easter Egg Ornaments!

Salt dough can be used to create all sorts of shapes. Once salt dough is dry, the dough is hard and paintable so your art can last for years!

Supplies Needed

  • Salt dough – you need about a batch or two
  • Egg shape cutter
  • Rolling pin
  • Parchment-paper
  • Baking sheets
  • Ruler
  • Spatula
  • Straw
  • Acrylic paint or spray
  • String of your choice – you can use ribbon or twine!

Salt Dough Recipe

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You can follow your favorite salt dough recipe or use the following:

Add 1 cup flour, 1/2 cup salt and 1/2 cup water in to a large mixing bowl. Stir together all three ingredients until a dough forms. You can knead the dough a couple times to help make it smoother. Once you have your dough roll it out to about 1/4 inch thick and create your egg shapes.

Prepare the parchment-covered baking sheets to place your salt dough eggs on. After putting your eggs on the sheets take a straw and make holes at the top so that you can hang the ornaments. Then bake at 250F for 2 hours.

Painting Directions


Once the shapes are adequately baked take them out to dry and then let them thoroughly cool. Once they have cooled it’s painting time! You can spray or use acrylic paint to create designs and decorate your eggs.

Be sure to allow the paint to dry so that you don’t mess up your beautiful designs. To further protect the color and design, add a clear coat sealer.

Last but not least, put ribbon or twine through the holes and hang! Now your salt dough easter eggs are finsihed! This will surely get the family in the Spring spirit!

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Kid’s Kitchen Time – What Will Freeze?

Often times when we think of the kitchen in our home we only associate it with cooking, but your kitchen is so much more than just a space for food prepping. It is also a space to create art, conduct a scientific experiment and so much more! With our new blog series, Kid’s Kitchen Time, we are going to help you discover the variety of activities that can be done in the kitchen with your children all while creating lasting memories.

For the first blog in this series, we are turning the kitchen into a laboratory! This simple kitchen experiment can be done with common household items and lets your children see that science is everywhere. The question is: What will freeze first? 

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Step One

First you will want to collect all the needed materials to conduct your experiment. You will need an ice cube tray, your choice of different kitchen liquids, a device to track the time and a freezer. For the kitchen liquids you can use any common household items you would like such as dish soap, milk, vinegar and apple juice! You can also use a measuring cup in order to stay consistent with the amount of each liquid you are using.

Step Two

Begin to fill your ice cube tray with the different kitchen liquids that you chose.

After filling the tray, take this time to ask your children what they know about the liquids you chose and make a hypothesis or prediction. If they chose dish soap, do they think it will freeze? How long do they think it will take? When they make a prediction you can ask “why do you think that will happen?” This will help you will also get a hypothesis out of them.

Step Three

Now it is time to conduct the experiment and put your ice cube tray full of liquids into the freezer! At this time you can also set you timer to go off intervals so that you can check on how the liquids are freezing.

Step Four

Examine how the liquids are freezing. Is the water freezing first? What is happening to the dish soap? Be sure to record your observations!

Step Five

After you collect your results ask your children what they noticed throughout the experiment. Here are some sample questions you can ask them!

  1. Which liquid froze the easiest?
  2. Which liquid took the longest to freeze?
  3. Did one of the liquids not freeze?

We hope you enjoyed this simple kitchen science experiment! The best part about this activity is that it’s a great way to get the family together by doing something educational. Be sure to follow along on our blog for a new Kid’s Kitchen Time idea every Saturday!

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The Best Way To Clean Granite Countertops

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Granite is a top choice for natural stone countertops due to its variety of rich colors and natural patterns. Another popular characteristic of granite is that it is highly resistant to everyday wear and tear, particularly against scratching and heat. That is if you take proper care of it! Here are our top recommendations on caring for your granite countertops!

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Important Things to Know About Cleaning Granite Countertops

1. Make sure your granite countertop is sealed

A part of the maintenance for granite countertops is ensuring that they are sealed regularly. This step in keeping your countertops clean is the most important because unsealed or weakly sealed granite will soak up spills and stains. If you are feeling unsure on whether or not it is time to have your granite countertops resealed you can conduct a simple test at home. You will want to leave a few drops of water on the surface and if after a few minutes the water has soaked into the granite, then it’s time to reseal the stone. Be sure to contact a professional for information about resealing your countertops to avoid any further damage.

2. Use a gentle cloth

A gently cloth is key when wiping down your granite countertops daily. You will want to avoid abrasive sponges that can potentially scratch and damage your stone over time. We recommend using warm water, mild or gentle soap and a microfiber cloth.


3. Do not use harsh cleaners

Popular household cleaning items such as Windex, bleach and vinegar may be tempting to use on your countertop but these harsh chemicals can cause damage. Regular use of acidic cleaners or anything with ammonia will cause your countertop to lose its shine and quickly weaken the sealant. Remember, warm water, mild or gentle soap and a microfiber cloth is the perfect combination for cleaning your countertops daily!


4. Granite safe cleaner

If you are interested in a granite cleaner you may be overwhelmed with the amount of options on the market. Our knowledgeable staff can help you sift through the options and ensure that you are getting a safe product. We also offer a product for purchase in each of our Showrooms.  Contact us with any questions you may have!

Following these guidelines will help you not only keep your countertop clean but maintain their beauty by avoiding abrasive and harsh cleaning products. Be sure to follow along on our blog for more helpful tips, stone information and design inspiration!

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