Explaining How Granite and Quartz Countertops Are Made

Explaining How Granite and Quartz Countertops Are Made

If you’re thinking about getting a granite or quartz worktop installed, you might be wondering just how these beautiful countertops get made. The difference between how granite and quartz countertops are produced is actually enormous, something many people might not...
Replacing Your Kitchen Worktops: Is it Worth it?

Replacing Your Kitchen Worktops: Is it Worth it?

If your kitchen worktops are starting to look a bit tired or worn out, you might be thinking about getting a new kitchen. Obviously, replacing your entire kitchen is an expensive and potentially time-consuming process. Sometimes it’s worth the hassle, but have you...
How to Clean Granite and Quartz Worktops

How to Clean Granite and Quartz Worktops

If you’ve recently bought a granite or quartz worktop or countertop for your kitchen, or you’re thinking of investing in one, you might have questions about the best ways to clean and maintain them. While both granite and quartz worktops are relatively easy to look...
7 Creative Ways to Use Granite In Your Home

7 Creative Ways to Use Granite In Your Home

Here at Norfolk Granite Works, we’re all about using our main materials granite and quartz in a huge range of different ways. Granite is an extremely unique product, with different styles and colours available to suit whatever use you’d like. That’s why we’ve come up...
Quartz or Granite Worktops: What’s the difference?

Quartz or Granite Worktops: What’s the difference?

At Norfolk Granite Works, we offer both granite and quartz worktops and countertops. We often get asked which one is best. My answer is always ‘Go for what you like’ as they both look amazing, and both will last. There are some key differences between the two...
A Short COVID-19 Update

A Short COVID-19 Update

Well, it’s been a funny few months, hasn’t it? But as things gradually begin to return to some kind of new normal (a phrase we’re all going to get sick of hearing!), we wanted to share a short message to reassure our customers that we’re taking our responsibilities...
Granite Care Tips

Granite Care Tips

Your natural stone worktops are an investment. So you’ll want to keep them in pristine condition. Like all stone, granite is porous, but far less so than, say, marble or limestone. To keep your granite’s natural beauty, we recommend the following tips for care and...
Living with Granite

Living with Granite

Granite is one of the hardest stones known to man. It is, however slightly porous, even when polished and sealed. There are lots of myths told about granite. But these are the facts: Heat Granite will expand slightly if heat is applied. Our installers allow for linear...