Frequently Asked Questions
Marble | Granite | Quartz
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What natural and man made stone does Cornerstone Marble & Granite specialize in?
We specialize in Granite, Marble, and Quartz.
How do I get started with the natural stone fabrication process?
Simply contact us, and our expert team will guide you through the entire process from selection to installation.
Can I customize the design of my natural stone project?
Absolutely! We offer custom design options tailored to your specific needs and preferences.
What factors should I consider when choosing between granite, marble, and quartz for my project?
Factors to consider include durability, appearance, maintenance, and budget. Our experts can help you make the best choice.
How long does the natural stone fabrication process take?
The timeline varies depending on the complexity of the project, but we strive to complete it efficiently without compromising quality.
What is the installation process like?
Our skilled professionals handle the installation, ensuring precise fitting and flawless results.
Do you provide maintenance tips for natural stone?
Yes, we offer care and maintenance guidelines to help you keep your natural stone looking beautiful for years to come.
Can I see samples of different natural stones before making a decision?
Certainly! We have a showroom where you can view samples and discuss your options with our experts.
What is the difference between honed and polished finishes for natural stone?
Honed finishes have a matte appearance, while polished finishes have a glossy shine.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite offer installation services for outdoor projects?
Yes, we provide installation services for both indoor and outdoor projects.
Can I use natural stone for my kitchen countertops?
Yes, natural stone is a popular choice for kitchen countertops due to its durability and beauty.
What is the best way to clean and maintain my natural stone surfaces?
Regular cleaning with mild soap and water is usually sufficient. Avoid using harsh chemicals.
Can I visit the fabrication facility to see how my natural stone is processed?
Yes, we welcome clients to visit our facility and witness the fabrication process firsthand.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite offer warranties on its products?
Yes, we offer warranties on our natural stone products to ensure your satisfaction.
How can I request a quote for my project?
You can request a quote through our website or by contacting our by calling our customer service team today at 317-468-1327.
Can I use natural stone for my bathroom vanities and showers?
Yes, natural stone is an excellent choice for bathroom applications, providing elegance and durability.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite offer design consultation services?
Yes, our design experts can assist you in creating a stunning natural stone project.
What sets Cornerstone Marble & Granite apart from other fabricators in the industry?
Our commitment to quality, craftsmanship, and customer satisfaction sets us apart.
Are there any special maintenance considerations for using natural stone in outdoor spaces?
Regular sealing and protection from extreme weather conditions are essential for outdoor applications.
Can I use natural stone for my fireplace surround?
Yes, natural stone can add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your fireplace.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite work with commercial clients as well?
Yes, we cater to both residential and commercial clients.
Can I have natural stone installed in my outdoor kitchen?
Yes, natural stone is a great choice for outdoor kitchen countertops and surfaces.
Does Corner Stone Marble & Granite offer restoration services for existing natural stone installations?
Yes, we provide restoration services to revive and enhance the appearance of your existing natural stone surfaces.
Is natural stone suitable for high-traffic areas like commercial lobbies?
Yes, natural stone's durability makes it an ideal choice for high-traffic areas.
Can I use natural stone for my flooring?
Yes, natural stone flooring adds timeless beauty and durability to any space.
What types of edge profiles are available for natural stone countertops?
We offer various edge profiles, such as beveled, bullnose, and ogee, among others.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor pool deck and patio?
Yes, natural stone offers slip-resistant surfaces and adds elegance to outdoor spaces.
How do I care for my natural stone during extreme weather conditions?
Covering or protecting the stone during severe weather can prevent damage.
Can I use natural stone for my office reception area?
Yes, natural stone creates a lasting impression and elevates the aesthetics of your office space.
Are there any color variations in natural stone products?
Yes, natural stone has unique patterns and color variations that add to its charm.
Can I see 3D visualizations of my project before fabrication?
Yes, we can provide 3D renderings to help you visualize your design.
What is the difference between marble and quartzite?
Marble is a metamorphic rock, and quartzite is a natural stone formed from sandstone.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor steps and walkways?
Yes, natural stone is a durable and visually appealing option for outdoor steps and walkways.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite offer delivery services?
Yes, we provide delivery & installation services for your convenience.
Can I choose the exact slabs of natural stone to be used in my project?
Yes, we encourage clients to personally select their desired slabs.
How often should I seal my natural stone surfaces?
The frequency of sealing depends on the stone type and usage, but it is typically recommended every few years.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor BBQ and grill area?
Yes, natural stone offers a beautiful and durable surface for outdoor cooking areas.
What types of sinks and faucets are compatible with natural stone countertops?
Undermount sinks and single-hole or widespread faucets are common choices.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite provide post-installation support?
Yes, we are here to address any concerns or questions after the installation. We look forward to always serving our clients.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor fountain and water features?
Yes, natural stone is an excellent choice for creating visually appealing water features.
How do I protect my natural stone from staining?
Regularly sealing your stone and promptly cleaning spills can help prevent staining.
Can I have intricate designs and patterns incorporated into my natural stone project?
Yes, our skilled artisans can create intricate designs to meet your specifications.
Can I use natural stone for my kitchen backsplash?
Yes, natural stone backsplashes add elegance and protection to your kitchen walls.
Does Cornerstone Marble & Granite provide maintenance services for my natural stone?
We offer guidance on proper maintenance, but do-it-yourself maintenance is recommended.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor seating areas and benches?
Yes, natural stone offers durability and beauty for outdoor seating spaces.
Can I incorporate LED lighting into my natural stone installation?
Yes, LED lighting can enhance the beauty of your natural stone features.
Can I choose from different finishes for my natural stone project?
Yes, finishes like polished, honed, and leathered are available for various stones.
Can I use natural stone for my outdoor bar area?
Yes, natural stone provides a durable and elegant surface for outdoor bars.
How can I request a consultation with Cornerstone Marble & Granite?
You can contact us through our website or call our customer service to schedule a consultation.
Is marble stain resistant?
One of the main concerns that homeowners have about choosing real marble for kitchen countertops is that it will stain, but today’s sealers are highly effective at preventing staining, without altering the look of the stone itself.
Doesn't marble scratch easily?
Etches and scratches are bound to occur from time to time, as marble is a porous stone. But because of the overall beauty of marble, people have learned to embrace this characteristic of the stone. Also, the finish of marble can be restored and resealed after a recommended couple of years of use.
How do you clean marble countertops?
First, wipe up spills quickly. Clean with mild soap and water
Is marble heat resistant?
As with any stone countertop, always use hot pads or trivets under pans to avoid scratching or scorching. But having said that, marble is one of the most heat resistant stones out there, and is much more heat resistant than engineered quartz. Because of this resistance to heat, marble is a popular choice for fireplace surrounds.