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Sealing the deal – should you seal your granite?

As I mentioned a couple of months ago, OPB came to us with a big old honkin’ oil stain on the granite counter tops, which we were able to remove with a fairly easy but stinky process. Like so. Since … Continue reading

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Solid as a Rock

Stuff got the best of me last week (don’t worry, it was good stuff – an unexpected 3-day trip and fabulous weather) and I never got it together enough to show you the final piece of the counter-top puzzle.  A … Continue reading

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How to Get Stains Out of (supposedly bulletproof) Granite Counters

Here I am again, posing as an “expert”.  I’ll tell y’all this upfront: this topic annoys me. Why? Every time I read about granite counters, it’s the same thing: blah, blah blah, indestructible, hard as nails, they’ll survive a nuclear … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Chronicles, Part Deux (Go Saints!)

So, I know all five of you have been just dying to know what happened after we completely emptied the kitchen? We put it back together, of course. First, the plywood to reinforce the subfloor: Then, the cement backerboard to … Continue reading

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