We hope to answer all of the most common questions about granite & quartz worktops. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your query.

DO YOU CUT CUSTOMERS’ OWN GRANITE?

In order to meet the demands of more and more Supply & Deliver customers, Affordable Granite has invested in a number of drones so that worktops and hearths, splashbacks and…

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EDGE PROFILES FOR QUARTZ AND GRANITE WORKTOPS

All about edge profiles for quartz and granite worktops: why they are important, and what profiles suit different kitchens. For info call: 01293 863992

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IS IT EASY TO JUST SWAP OLD WORKTOPS FOR NEW QUARTZ OR GRANITE ONES?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT Can I upgrade my kitchen by replacing the worktops on my kitchen units, using granite or quartz? Yes – a significant proportion of our customers

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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GRANITE AND QUARTZ?   WHICH IS BETTER?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT This is probably the single most frequent question, or pair of questions, that people ask. The answer to the first is (fairly) simple… and to the

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CAN YOU GIVE A PRICE PER SQUARE METRE?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT Many customers ask us for square metre prices and are sometimes a bit put out when we refuse to work that way. This brief article

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CAN YOU FIT A POP-UP ELECTRICAL SOCKET IN A KITCHEN WORKTOP, GRANITE OR QUARTZ?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT Solid stone worktops are an ideal platform for safely installing pop-up electrical sockets. We have found pop-up sockets to be more and more popular over

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CAN YOU FIT A WASTE DISPOSAL UNIT UNDER A GRANITE OR QUARTZ WORKTOP IN ANY KITCHEN?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT Many of our customers fit waste disposal units, and there are two issues that relate to the stone worktop installation: 1)    All waste disposal

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WHY DO QUARTZ PRICES VARY SO MUCH? WHAT DETERMINES QUARTZ WORKTOP PRICES?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT What makes one stone pricier than another? Engineered stone prices start at the level of our mid-range granites. Engineered stone prices are affected by three

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WHY ARE SOME GRANITES MORE EXPENSIVE THAT OTHERS FOR WORKTOPS?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT There are several factors which affect granite price, which can be summed up as “market forces”: How sought-after is the colour? A stone which is

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CAN YOU HAVE WINDOW SILLS MADE FROM GRANITE OR QUARTZ FOR A KITCHEN?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT Yes – and many of our customers do! In fact, a lot of people say that this is one of the best, most attractive and

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HOW DO WE GET A QUOTATION FOR NEW KITCHEN WORKTOPS – ONLINE QUOTES?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT We have regular dedicated sales’ staff with many years’ experience. Over time we have built up expertise in the specific requirements for granite and quartz

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WHAT CAUSES PITTING / FISSURING ON THE SURFACE OF A GRANITE WORKTOP?

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT A perennial issue in our industry is the potential gap between customer expectation of the appearance of their worktops, and the irregularities and surface textures

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UNDERSTANDING STONE WORKTOPS: OUR GLOSSARY

CONTACT US QUOTES LIVE CHAT What do you mean by…? Words you may come across in the solid stone kitchen worktop industry and what they mean in layman’s terms: Absoluto

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