There are several companies that sell and install granite countertops, if you have never dealt with such a company in the past, it can be an overwhelming task settling for one. If you settle for a company with poor services, the granite countertops will start developing cracks after a while and you will be required to do repairs on them which can be expensive. Below are tips that can guide you in choosing the right company.
Does the company have a wide variety of granite countertops? If you choose a company that sells variety, you are sure they will meet your needs. The countertops should also come in different colors, sizes and designs.
When selecting a company to buy your granite countertops from, it is important to check how long the company has been running. Has the company been in the industry for more than 5 years? If you choose a company that has been in the market for several years, you are guaranteed of better services compared to a new company. Also, they have learnt how to meet customer needs by been efficient.
It is important to also check the qualifications of the staff working at the company, especially the designers and installers. A reputable company will have qualified and experienced designers to design the different types of countertops. It is important to also ask the company about the qualifications of their installers, ensure the company has well trained technicians who are knowledgeable on how to install the different kinds of countertops.
Another thing you should look out for it’s the testimonies and reviews done on the company. Don’t settle for the first customer testimony that you get ensure you check as many as possible. A reputable company will always have positive testimonies from their past clients. Also, check if the company has been accredited by reputable business bureaus sites.
Price is another factor you should consider when selecting a company to buy and install the granite countertops. Most company’s will not have a problem in giving you price estimates, a good company will come to your home and do a review then give you an estimate. Let the company know you have quotes from other companies, so that they can give you a favorable price.
Ask the company to show you their portfolio of some of the designs of countertops they have done in the past. From the gallery you can check the designs and the different styles that the company can do. If you are impressed with what they have on their gallery, you can choose to work with them.
How long will the company take to install the countertops? This is important information that you should find out before you hire a company. Some companies will take less time as compared to others.