Working with StoneTex & Other General Questions We have compiled a list of the most asked general questions about the Granite Ordering Process and other Commonly Asked Questions and Concerns. As always, feel free to contact us by clicking here. What is the ordering process when working with StoneTex? Typically you will set up an [...]View Post
Frequently Asked Questions
Thank you for choosing StoneTex for your granite needs. Often times you may have questions about the granite process. Although very popular, you may find that you need specific questions answered in order to make an informed decision on your purchase.
We have compiled a thorough collection of reference material from reputable resources, such as “The Marble Institute of America”, for you to utilize at your leisure. We have included both basic and detailed information in order for you to remain well informed on the care and maintenance of your countertops, should the need arise. Feel free to browse the Frequently Asked Questions below to learn more about Granite.
As always, feel free to contact us directly should you need any further assistance.
Commonly asked questions concerning the granite process.
This section covers the origin of granite and some of its main characteristics.
Here we will go over how to properly maintain your new countertops.
This section covers granite usage for outdoor applications.
In this section we will introduce you to some of the products we use and recommend for your granite surfaces.
This is an introduction to a natural property of all natural stones.
What is granite? Granite is a naturally occurring igneous (formed from immense heat) rock formed from magma and is used for decorative purposes in Architectural Construction and Remodeling. The appearance and hardness of certain stones determines its classification as either “granite”, “marble” or “slate”. Polished granite is a popular choice for kitchen countertops due to [...]View Post
Maintaining and Cleaning Granite Surfaces Your new countertops are one of your home’s biggest investments and can transform the whole look and feel of your kitchen. Keeping your countertops clean and looking beautiful for years to come is surprisingly easy. We’ve compiled a list of items for you to reference in order for you to [...]View Post
Maintaining and Cleaning Outdoor Granite Surfaces One of the most common design aspects in any home is to continue the design outdoors on surfaces such as outdoor kitchens, bars, fire-pits and patio furniture. Keeping your countertops clean and looking beautiful for years to come is as easy to maintain as its indoor counterpart, with a [...]View Post Cleaning, FAQ
StoneTex Granite Sealer Online Product Information and Specification Guides While you are here you will learn more about the Products we use to Protect Your Investment. From Granite Sealer to Everyday Protector and Sealer, The following products are recommended to maintain the Natural Beauty of your Stone Countertops. DuPont™ StoneTech® Professional Products StoneTex both uses [...]View Post Cleaning, FAQ
Granite Radiation Risk, Radon and Other Myths There is an urban legend that suggests Granite can emit harmful levels of Radon or other forms of Granite Radiation in Normal Household Applications. It’s just not true. Scientists have spent years trying to determine the facts behind this persistent rumor. They have consistently found that granite countertops [...]View Post