Old Kitchen Cabinets Get New Granite Counters

Particleboard subtop on old cabinets.

Got Old Kitchen Cabinets? If you live in the city of Austin proper, you probably do. Lots and lots of the housing stock was built in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s. And lots of others were built way before that, like the older house in the photos here. This house in North East Austin is […]

Outdoor Granite Counters – South Austin TX

Granite Counters Outdoor BBQ

Got Outdoor Entertaining Space? This home in South Austin (Travis Country) has a comfortable outdoor area that is used for entertaining. The homeowners dropped by looking for granite remnants, but the space was just a little bit too big to find matching pieces. Instead, we found a small slab of Santa Cecilia Dark granite at […]

Cabernet Bordeaux Granite for a Condo Kitchen

Inside Corner Half Bullnose on Cabernet Bordeaux Granite

An Austin Condo Kitchen gets Cabernet Bordeaux Granite. Think Austin condo living means giving up some of the nicer details like granite kitchen counters? Not for the new owners of several condos at the Towers of Town Lake, a high rise development between I35 and East Avenue. Many of the condos at the Towers of […]

Peacock Green Granite Kitchen Counters

Peacock Green Granite kitchen

An older Austin home gets an update with Peacock Green granite. Have you admired some of the older homes in Austin, particularly those with super-convenient locations to downtown? This Peacock Green granite counter was installed this week in a tiny kitchen in a tiny house built in 1940. The house is a little south of […]

Giallo Napoleon Granite with Full Bullnose Edge

Full bullnose edge on Giallo Napoleon granite

Do you like Giallo Napoleon Granite? The colors on this super-pretty set of Giallo Napoleon granite slabs have given the camera all sorts of grief this week. This set of photos shows close-to-true for the colors in this stone. The coloring is . . . complex, and mixes both warm colors like gold, caramel and […]

New Venetian Gold Granite Ledge | Lakeway Texas

New Venetian Gold granite ledge

Need a ledge between two areas of your home? This New Venetian Gold granite ledge was installed this week on a wall between the dining area and the family room in this lovely home near Lakeway, Texas. The counter is 24-inches wide and 152-inches long (twelve feet and 8 inches long). It has a full-bullnose […]

Want to Help Children in Need?

Legacy Ranch Family Link in Gonzales Texas

Read About Family Link’s Legacy Ranch Project. Family Link is an adoption and foster agency located in Gonzales Texas.  They are opening Legacy Ranch in Gonzales to provide critical services to children, families and elderly people in need.  Legacy Ranch is a “Multi-generational Foster Family & Senior Citizen Community: a foster family community and retreat […]

Ornamental Granite Kitchen with White Cabinets

Ornamental Granite with an undermount sink

Ornamental Granite Goes with White Cabinets. This lovely kitchen is in a very nice home in Westlake in Austin. The white cabinets were in great shape. The original laminated counters were also in good condition, but dated the home, which was built in the mid-1990s. The new homeowner chose Ornamental granite with a 1/2-inch beveled […]

Surf Green Granite Bathroom Countertop

Surf Green Granite countertop

Want an Unsual Bathroom Countertop? Check out this surf green granite. It has big, colorful chunks of green and salmon and some ivory as well. The granite edge profile is a full bullnose, so it is rounded on the top at the bottom. The undermount sink is one we sell here at the shop – […]

Travertine Bathroom Vanity Top in Austin Texas

Travertine bathroom vanity Austin TX Natural Stone Countertop

Like Natural Stone? We had a nice long piece of travertine here at the shop last week. Now it has a new home as a master bathroom vanity top with a beautiful pair of glass vessel sinks. The inside photos don’t do this natural stone justice. The outside photo is much more accurate for the […]

Austin Granite Kitchen in Tropical Brown

Austin Granite Company - Tropical Brown Granite

Got White Cabinets? Tropical brown granite looks marvelous with the white cabinets in this Austin kitchen. (Pardon the grainy photos – we only had a point-and-shoot camera on us that day.) These granite countertops have a flat-polish edge profile. We see this profile on all sorts of kitchen styles, from uber-modern, to mid-century modern, to […]

Lago Vista Granite Kitchen With a Big Granite Island

Lago Vista granite kitchen in Santa Cecilia granite

Want a Giant Island in Your Lago Vista Kitchen? Check out the really pretty custom cabinets under this Santa Cecilia granite island in this new kitchen in Lago Vista, Texas. Santa Cecilia is one of those granite colors that looks good with almost any cabinet color and style – from very traditional to transitional styles […]

Master Bathroom Remodel: Colonial Gold Granite Countertop

Bathroom Countertop Colonial Gold Granite Circle C Austin

What Goes with Cherry Cabinets? In this case, a Colonial Gold granite countertop goes beautifully in this master bathroom remodel in South Austin. These cherry cabinets were custom made to update this lovely home in the Circle C neighborhood of South Austin. The rectangular undermount sinks are a model we sell called the “trench”. These […]

Neptune Bordeaux Granite Countertops

Neptune Bordeaux Granite Bathroom Ccountertop Liberty Hill Texas

Got Big House? We’ve got big granite for it. In the case of this big ranch house, all of the bathrooms, the kitchen, a bar area, laundry room and some built-in cabinets in the hallway all got new granite counters made out of Neptune Bordeaux. That’s a LOT of granite, if we do say so […]

Bathroom Vanity Top: Round Rock Texas Remodel

granite bathroom vanity top Round Rock Texas

Remodeling Your Round Rock Texas Home? Did you know you can have nicer granite vanity tops for less than you might imagine? We have had the honor of working with a Round Rock homeowner to replace every bathroom vanity top (and kitchen counters, and gameroom counters, and more!) in an older home that she has […]

We Caught a Granite Kitchen Island and it was THAT BIG!

Laying out a HUGE granite kitchen island in Austin, TX

How Big was that Kitchen Island, you ask? We have a funny story to share with you. Someone commented recently that she had a hard time figuring out if we did real granite, or just little pieces. After some confusion, we realized that the front page of our site was loaded with little tabletops and […]