Monthly Archives: September 2014

Granite Imports Inc. Discusses Why a Good Granite Countertop Costs A Little More

One of the most common myths that Granite Imports deals with daily is granite countertops cost so much more than other hard surface materials. Despite the perceived higher cost, granite is still the most popular material for kitchen countertops among homeowners. The average price of granite varies greatly, anywhere from $25-$200 per square foot. This huge cost variance also adds to the confusion. Will the $25 per square foot slab create a granite countertop that satisfies you? That is a question only you and time can answer. But Granite Imports wants homeowners to be educated on the factors associated with the value of granite. There are three determining factors that can influence the overall price of a granite countertop: Continue reading

Granite Imports General Manager Appointed As VP of Government Relations for National Kitchen & Bath Association

Denver, CO – Granite Imports has announced that their general manager, Tracy Rivera, was recently appointed to the board of the National Kitchen & Bath Association as the Vice-President of Government Relations. When federal and state legislation concerning the kitchen and bath industry occur, the kitchen and bath industry, with its fabricators, cabinet makers, designers and other suppliers as members, need to be aware of which laws will affect their industry and their business. As VP, Rivera’s key responsibility will be communicating such governmental activities to association members. Continue reading