Entries by Rob Whitlow

Top 4 Benefits of Granite Countertops

You’ll find granite countertops everywhere. They’re a star player in busy kitchens, add classic elegance to restrooms, and bring a wow factor to businesses. Are you thinking about using natural stone in your home? Here’s why you should consider granite: Granite is… Durable This rugged natural stone can withstand a lot in your kitchen. It […]

Why Choose Granite for Outdoor Counter Tops in Memphis

Granite is a popular choice for kitchen countertop remodels … but did you ever think about taking it outside? It may sound like a strange idea, but this durable and stylish stone is actually well-suited to the outdoors. Here are four reasons why granite is a great choice for outdoor counters: Granite Holds Up to […]

Do Quartz Counters Need Sealing?

Quartz is a popular alternative to stone like marble and tile, and for many homeowners, it’s an ideal aesthetic choice. However, most homeowners don’t really know how to care for quartz properly once they have it installed. Some types of natural stone like marble and granite have tiny pores that can absorb liquids and stain […]

LG Viatera Care & Maintenance

Countertops made of LG Viatera Quartz are incredibly durable. They’re seamless and non-porous. Grime and grease can’t leak into crevices, causing the growth of mold and other bacteria. They do not require sealing, making Viatera countertop care easy and inexpensive. LG Viatera Care Taking care of LG Viatera Quartz countertops is simple. They are naturally […]

ASW Is Now A StonePeak Contractor!

At Architectural Stone Works, we love working with beautiful products that are both inspired by and kind to nature. Because of that, we’re so excited to announce that we’re now offering StonePeak ceramics, and are an authorized StonePeak contractor.

We’re A Dekton Authorized Installer!

In 2014 at the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), Cosentino (makers of Silestone) released their new material, Dekton, and the folks went crazy for this incredible material. Since then, we’ve all been working to become a Dekton Authorized Installer.  At Architectural Stone Works, we’ve always prided ourselves on bringing our clients the best materials […]

How Much Do Granite Countertops Cost?

So, we’ve written about granite and pricing before in the past, including what affects pricing and how to find the best prices. But how much do granite countertops cost? How much should you actually expect to spend when you install granite countertops?