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Edges: Some of the most common edges are

Eased Edge

This edge treatment is very common and offers a clean and simple look for your granite counter tops. This edge is used on most granite backsplashes.

On granite counter tops, eased edge offers a square flat face with the sharp edge on top rounded slightly. Sometimes, top eased edge is rounded enough to be called a quarter round granite edge. of all stone counter top edges granite is the hardest to work with.

Half Bullnose or Roundover Edge

The half bullnose edge can also be called the roundover because instead of being squared off, it is rounded over. It offers a smooth and round surface. It can show a larger cross section of your stone.

This edge is usually the least expensive treatment that gives you some rounding.

Demi Bullnose Edge

Unlike its name implies, this is not 1/2 of a bullnose. This edge is very smooth and flowing and shows a large cross section of the countertop making it appear thicker.

Full Bullnose Edge

The full bullnose offers perhaps the most contemporary look of the granite countertop edges. A side view of full bulnose show the shape of a half circle. The full bulnose is gentle on the body and has no edges to chip. It also tends to make granite counter tops look thinner.

Bevel Edge

Bevels are 45 degree cuts into the edge of the stone. The deeper the cut, the wider the bevel face is. if the stone has a tendency to chip, a bevel edge may chip more than a rounded edge will.

Ogee Edge

Ogee is one of the most elaborate edge profile offerred and one of the most expensive aswell.

It is preffered by the people who wants to give more traditional look their kitchen and mainly used on island benches.

Dupont Edge

Sometimes called "Bird's Beak", the Dupont eduge looks like a demi bullnose with a notch at the top. On certain stones it may have more of a tendency to chip.

Triple Waterfall Edge and Laminated Edge

This is by far the most expensive edge profile. Expensive because it looks very exclusive and looks very elegant in any size kitchen.

This edge profile can make a granite counter top appear very thick through out. This is a very elaborate edge profile made with using special tools like this Triple Waterfall.

Mitre Apron Edge

Very Modern and most common of all edge profiles. Granite edges are grinded at 45 degree angel and then carefully glued together.

This edge profile is the most cost-effective, modern and practical of all.