The Artisan Group™, an independent organization of the country’s premier granite fabricators, has launched Artisan Stone Collection™, which, according to the company, carries the industry’s first comprehensive lifetime warranty.

Every Artisan countertop is sealed with the Firstline™ Sealer, which is exclusive to the Artisan Group and provides the very best stain protection technology. Artisan Group members represent a select group of national fabricators who share a single vision: to set a new standard for quality and craftsmanship in the granite countertop industry.

Artisan Group membership is selective, and all members must meet specific criteria, including:

• Have solid, verifiable industry experience and expertise

• Apply for and become accredited by the Marble Institute of America,

the industry’s preeminent trade organization

• Have a solid reputation for quality and service in their market area

• Exhibit and follow sound and ethical business practices

• Utilize the latest technologies for fabrication and project scheduling

• Share a commitment to improve the granite countertop industry

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