A granite countertop is a staple in high-end kitchens, but don't let the high price tag deter you. Granite tiles are much more affordable than slabs and are easier to install. Now available in 15 new colors, Benissimo's
Granite Solutions takes it a step further by offering ½
-inch tiles that have a 1½
-inch bullnose. The best part: it's about 50 percent less costly than a slab.