Re-Opening After COVID

REOPENING POLICY (DRAFT) REOPENING MCM NATURAL STONE To Our Valued Clients, We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to all for your patience and support during this unprecedented time. We truly hope that every one of you is safe, happy, and healthy. After considerable efforts, our showroom at 595 Trabold Road will re-open Monday,…

A Geology Lesson on Granite

Granite is the signature rock of the continents. More than that, granite is the signature rock of the planet Earth itself. The other rocky planets—Mercury, Venus and Mars—are covered with basalt, as is the ocean floor on Earth. But only Earth has this beautiful and interesting rock type in abundance. Three things distinguish granite from…

How A Granite Countertop Sealer Works

Most Granite countertop sealers work in essentially the same manner; however, there’s plenty of misunderstanding about what sealers actually do. The common perception is that granite sealers form a protective film or shield that absolutely prevents staining or damage to the stone, which is not true. Your countertops can still be damaged or stained even…

Why Would a Salesperson Talk Me Out of Marble?

Recently, we had a customer visit our showroom looking for some straight answers about marble. Though this particular homeowner was very excited about his kitchen remodel, and had already decided on all of the surfaces, materials, and finishes that he wanted, he was visibly concerned. Turns out a stone salesperson from another stone supplier let the…