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Can You Put A Toaster Oven On Granite?

You should be fine, assuming the toaster oven isn’t malfunctioning. In general, granite is extremely heat resistant. The stone comes from igneous rock that cooled down, meaning it should be able to…

Can Water Ruin Granite?

While it won’t “ruin” granite, it can cause discoloration. Hard water, especially, can leave behind white streaks or residue from the mineral contents. That said, water doesn’t so much damage the stone…

Why Is Quartz Preferred Over Granite?

Not everybody prefers quartz over granite, but it has been rising in popularity as the new high-end, luxury countertop. There are a good handful of advantages over granite that have more and…