Posts Categorized: Tips

Choosing Your Stone Countertops

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One of the most exciting parts of remodeling is choosing your stone countertops. Minnesota residents have been trusting Northstar Granite for fabricating and installing stone countertops for more than 10 years, and we know all about stone and what is going to best suit your needs. So what is the stone countertops selection process like?… Read more »

Granite Countertops: Fall Installations

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Do you still have a couple of things on your summer home improvement list? We don’t blame you! Summer has flown by and it’s almost fall. It’s hard to believe with all the hot weather we’ve been having, but the days are already getting shorter. If installing granite countertops is something still on your list,… Read more »

Granite Countertops: Sealing Your Stone

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Granite is highly durable and not very susceptible to damage or staining. Your countertops undergo constant use, so it’s important to reseal them to ensure they retain their original condition. Luckily, it’s very easy to seal your stone. For homeowners in all of our service areas, including Minneapolis, Edina and Chaska, granite countertops add something… Read more »

Cleaning Quartz Countertops

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Quartz countertops are highly resistant to stains, but this doesn’t mean you shouldn’t give them a good, thorough cleaning every so often. This will help to maintain the quartz’s shine and beauty. However, you need to properly clean the counters, and avoid using certain cleaning products. Here are some tips on cleaning quartz countertops: Spills… Read more »