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Old 02-24-2010, 12:43 AM  
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Default Installing Granite Countertops

I am just starting to slowly redo my kitchen and I noticed a great sale on granite counter tops. $39 sq ft. Can I put my countertops down first even though eventually I will need to replace my existing appliances? Can I avoid problems??

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Old 02-24-2010, 08:16 AM  
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Yes you can. Remember depending on your layout once you lay granite replacing cabinets under may not be possible without breaking the C/T.
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Old 03-14-2010, 06:10 PM  
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I'd also make sure if you are replacing your sink, a standalone range, or anything else that has a specific cut out for the countertop that it will be the exact size as your old.

Descriptions of a young DIYer that wants to learn how to do everything himself. This is the kind of thing you don't see on HGTV.

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