DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 6

Granite Backsplashes to Match The Counter

In precious videos in this series covering how to install a granite counter top, you have seen a variety of tips and tricks that include cutting, salvaging material, how to handle granite and haul it in such a way that it does not get broken or cracked, finishing harsh edges made from your imperfect cuts and many other techniques. This video continues by showing how to install the backsplash and trim out existing features of the room. Continue reading DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 6

DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 5

Getting a Finished Look on DIY Cuts

In the first four parts of this 8 part series, we have been seeing how to perform a DIY granite counter top install. The counter is attached to the cabinet, but there are some edges on the granite that are not as smooth and finished looking as the factory edges are. With some elbow grease, however, you can get an edge that is very similar. Continue reading DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 5

DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 4

Attaching a Granite Counter Top

In this 8 part video series on how to install granite countertops on a budget, the previous videos have demonstrated how to remove old countertops, handle and transport granite, and what to watch out for while cutting you natural stone. This movie shows how to glue the granite to the cabinetry. Continue reading DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 4

DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 3

Cutting Granite With a Circular Saw

In this 8 part video series, we have been reviewing how to install custom granite counters without spending a ton of money. In the last video (part two), you saw how to handle the granite slabs while hauling and unloading the slabs. In this movie, you will see what tips you can keep in mind while cutting the natural stone slabs. Continue reading DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 3

DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 2

Granite Counter Top Project: Part 2

In this 8 part video series, you see exactly what goes into fabricating a granite counter top. In the first movie, the old counters were removed. This video focuses on getting the granite from the supplier to the project site. Below the video, you will see a summary of what is covered in the movie. Continue reading DIY Granite Counter Series: Volume 2