Baltic Brown granite countertops are made from a coarse-grained granite slab with a largely brown color palette, according to Fireplace & Granite Distributors in Charlotte, N.C. Baltic Brown granite has a black backgroun... More » Home & Garden Kitchen

Some examples of cheaper granite colors are Ubatuba, Verde Butterfly, Luna Pearl and Baltic Brown. These colors are all considered part of the Group A category of granite. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

Choosing surfaces embedded with a mixture of different materials and colors complementing the kitchen color palette or using a mix of colored recycled glass pieces to imitate granite countertops are good tips for using g... More » Home & Garden Kitchen

Applying faux granite finishing to a countertop involves cleaning the cabinet, protecting the working area from paint, smoothing the countertop surface, priming the surface, applying base color paint, applying granite ac... More » Home & Garden Kitchen

According to Precision Stoneworks, the resealing schedule for a granite surface depends on the color of the granite. Once a year is sufficient for dark, dense stones, while light-colored granite may require resealing as ... More »

Among the most significant benefits is the long-lasting, hard-wearing nature of granite, while one of the most significant drawbacks is the high cost. Granite is a natural material that is available in nearly two dozen s... More »

Laminate, solid surface, granite and quartz are some of the different types of kitchen countertops sold by Lowe's. These types come in different colors and designs, and samples may be purchased to help a customer with hi... More » Home & Garden Kitchen