Granite is hard and strong rock that is cut in to different sizes and shapes to make a perfect material for making the Granite Countertops Ottawa. It is highly durable and resistant in nature. Granite countertops in Ottawa gives luxurious look to home when it installed in kitchen or bathroom. They are comes in beautiful designs, colors, and patterns.
There is professional required for installing these granite countertops in the past days. But now-a-days, there is no need of professional for installing. Many companies offer DIY machines to install the granite countertops by yourself. Here are the steps on how to install the granite countertops Ottawa granite countertops Ottawa on your own.
- Use a craft paper to take measurements for your countertop. It is important to include half inch overhang for the edges. Granite countertops are available in many colors, styles and designs. You can choose one of the best counter top which suit to your kitchen and floor. You can but it online or retailer store.
- Granite is a heavy stone and will if it not handled properly. So, you can lift it properly when you buy these granite countertops Ottawa to your house. Make sure that all the granite countertops are fits to your cabinets.
- After that create hole in the mark sink by using driller and then remove the granite. Create hole to the sink and install the sink properly. Make sure that it fits to the surface properly or not.
- After that level up the seams for the slabs. Make sure that all the seams are leveled properly. In the next level, use screw to attach plywood to the granite.
- Apply silicon to all the edges of the plywood. Fix the granite to the slab and make sure that all the slabs are fixed tightly.
- Use blue masking tape to cover all the edges of the seam. After that pull off the tape and make it dry and do not touch the material. When the color becomes dry, smooth the countertop with seam stone.
Clean the Granite countertops in Ottawa by cleaning products. Granite is a porous surface. That means the fine particles can struck on the surface. If you do not clean the surface the surface will getting strain. So, clean the granite countertops properly and use paper towels to after the cleaning. Use cleaning rags to clean up the granite countertops. It will give shine to the surface.
Clean the granite countertops by using soap and water. This will help you to clean it easily in daily. Another way to clean the countertops is use sealer. The sealer cleans the surface of the granite deeply. You can use it monthly to clean the countertops.
These are the steps to install the granite countertops properly to your home. If you have any doubts regarding granite countertops, you can search it on Google to find the solutions or contact the local dealer to clarify your doubts. Some of the companies can contact you through online and give the valuable suggestions.