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Over the years there's been a shift in thinking when it comes to kitchens. Once, they served a mainly utilitarian purpose, and now they are the epicenter of life inside a home. Life is lived and nurtured in the kitchen, and it's so much more than just a place to serve three square meals a day. The hustle and bustle of the family are most evident here, in the proverbial heart of the home. And if the kitchen is considered the heart of the home, then the countertops are most certainly the home's vital arteries. Nothing can move in and out of a kitchen without first gracing their surface. Food, mail, and homework all find their place upon countertops, even if it's only for a short time. So it's important to use great love and attention when caring for a kitchen's surface area.
When a heart is in good working order, the entire body can function with ease and grace, and the same can be said for a kitchen. Each component plays a vital role in the operation of the whole; the stove, the refrigerator, the floors and pantry, the sink, the cabinets, and the piece which holds it all together - the countertops. Similar to a body, with a kitchen everything should be well cared for and made of high-quality materials. Natural stone countertops are the perfect addition to any kitchen, and they set an unmistakable standard of timelessness and beauty. When it comes to natural stone countertops, granite and marble are undoubtedly the most popular and well-known types, but soapstone and limestone are great alternatives.
Just like each person is an individual with unique fingerprints, unmatched DNA, and a heartbeat that adds both rhythm and flow to a body; no two slabs of granite or marble are the same. They each have unique grains, veins, colors, and patterns, making every single slab one of a kind. Made of naturally occurring and porous stones, granite and marble countertops are a truly beautiful, and individualized addition to a kitchen, bathroom, wet bar, mudroom, or office. Adding natural stone fabrication to a kitchen will bring back beauty and vitality to a home. It's also a worthwhile and desirable feature for homes soon to go on the market and they can add a considerable price increase to a listed home.
A healthy heart can add years to life, and likewise, a well-maintained kitchen adds value to real estate. Updating a kitchen is a great investment option, but a complete overhaul is not always necessary. To give a kitchen a facelift, simple tasks can be done like painting cabinets, upgrading fixtures, updating paint or wallpaper, backsplashes and of course, countertops. Just be sure to leave it to the experts to help you through the countertop process.
Premier Surfaces is the industry leader in granite and marble fabrication and installation in the Atlanta area. They have four locations in the Southeast; Atlanta, Georgia, Birmingham, Alabama, Huntsville, Alabama, and Chattanooga, Tennessee. They work with both commercial and residential properties and specialize in the design, fabrication, and installation of luxury countertops. Premier Surfaces hand picks all of their natural stone based on the stone's quality, value, and beauty and they offer a 100% warranty on all their craftsmanship, ensuring homes with only the best. They provide the expertise, knowledge, and skill necessary to not only design and install luxury countertops, but also bring a kitchen back to life.
President and CEO of Premier Surfaces, Eric Tryon, was named the 2016 Stone World Fabricator of the Year by Stone World magazine for his exemplary use of technology within the stoneworkers industry. Prior to receiving the prestigious award, Eric and Premier Surfaces posted a proven track record of excellent work, garnering most of their new customer base from referrals - or word of mouth - the truest testament to customer satisfaction. Premier Surfaces is accredited by the Marble Institute of American (MIA), and they were recognized in Atlanta with the "Consumers Choice Award" from 2007 to 2015, proving time and again that they are the local, industry leader for natural stone countertops.
Eric built his business on relationships, and it's those relationships which have propelled Premier Surfaces to continued growth since its inception in 2002. Premier Surfaces sources its natural stone countertops directly, cutting out the middle man and cultivating relationships with vendors, which in turn allows them to offer limited lifetime warranties, surpassing industry standards. Surpassing standards, respecting and honoring customers, and embracing technology at every turn makes it an obvious choice for any natural stone countertop design, fabrication, and installation, especially in the Atlanta area.
Add value, beauty, and vitality to any home by upgrading to high-quality, natural granite or marble countertops. Eric and his team at Premier Surfaces are experts in luxury, and they are excited to help bring new life to the heart of any home.