US Granite Countertop Makeover Price
US Granite Countertops Cost/Price
Over the past several years, stone countertop costs have significantly decreased.
This is due to many factors. One of which being an influx of service providers providing less quality service. Please take this into consideration when you are talking to the low cost providers as this can affect the end product. You have heard the saying that you get what you pay for well this is true in granite fabrication as well.
This instant granite countertops estimator will give you a ball park price for you to work from.
The estimator gives you an interesting way to classify your product and set your expectations of square foot pricing.
- $29.99 / Square Foot - (Typically Limited Supply, Remnant material)
- $39.99 / Square Foot - (Common Colors, High Demand, Mostly Granite Choices)
- $49.99 / Square Foot - (Colors usually have more variation, less common colors)
- more than $50+/ Square Foot (Colors usually have more variation, less common colors)
Regardless of the price group, you are paying not only for the stone but also for craftsmanship, a buying experience and superior customer care.
These numbers are based on our collection of infrmation from our network of fabricators.
How much should I pay? The Price for Granite has changed significantly in the last 10 years. With the down turn in the housing market, the availability of certain stone and the influx of home renovations to grab market share the price has dropped. Every market is slightly different but for the most part you can have granite countertops in your home for around $40-50/square foot.
Granite is categorized by a couple of factors. Most granite sold at these lower prices is call commercial or level 1. These are indicators of the quality of the stone that is being produces as well as where and the costs associated to taking that particular stone from the ground to your kitchen.
Stones can be classified as exotic. Which my understanding simply means that they are typically are pretty wild in design and may be in short supply. This does not mean that they would cost more but that they may be more difficult to fit to your kitchen and may be more on the personal taste area from a design perspective.
Granite Countertop Colors
Granite countertop slabs come in many different colors, sizes and textures. Granite is a natural stone formation and is mined from the ground.
How to choose granite colors
Cabinet color and design, Wall color, your homes style (modern, contemporary, etc.), Personal preference, and reason for purchase(resale, or upgrading).
US Granite Countertops Price
Granite Countertops Cost has come down alot, but this is due to a couple factors one of which is an influx of service providers that provide less quality service.
What are the other fees?
Additional fees may result from the installation and fabrication process depending on your unique situation.
Granite Vs Quartz
"Granite countertops increase the resale value of a home," 90 percent of the surveyed consumers either strongly or somewhat agreed.