For most of the past decade, at least, according to The Marble Institute, more than 75 percent of homeowners remodeling their kitchens have chosen granite for their counter tops.
Given granite’s durability, longevity and good looks, that’s not surprising. But at $60 to $100 per square foot installed, it is expensive – and extraordinarily heavy, often requiring reinforcement of base cabinets.
If you are considering a remodel, consider the following non-granite counter top solutions.
Tiffany Rabalais has earned a certificate of completion from Certified Commercial Investment Member for completing the Before and After Tax Discounted Cash Flow Analysis class. Tiffany will now be able to explain and calculate capitalization rate, before-tax cash on cash, internal rate of return and net present value on investments. She will also be able to do a 5 year before and after tax discounted cash flow analysis on a property for her clients.
Kids are naturally drawn to salty, sugary, calorie-filled snacks when hunger strikes. The key to winning the war when it comes to getting kids to choose healthy snacks over junk food is adding in some enticing, palate-pleasing ingredients. Here are five nutritious yet mouth-watering snack options. P.S. – they’re not just for kids!