Remodeling projects often involve new countertops and cabinets for kitchens and bathrooms. The US economy remains strong for countertop businesses and Elite Stone and Kitchens by Design are no exception. ESF trucks are a familiar site in northeast Iowa. with their distinctive logo and eye-catching wrap around graphics. Rickard Sign & Design located in Lisbon, IA provided the the brand look. Watch this time-lapsed video.
ESF currently has five 2-3 man installation teams per each truck. Trucks are fully equipped with the necessary tools to complete an install professionally and efficiently. Warehouse team members carefully load the fabricated stone slabs onto A-frames in the truck bed for transport. The installation time will vary depending on the size of your kitchen and the type of countertop you choose. On average, the installation process takes 1-3 days to complete. The project may also include sink replacement and backsplashes.
The installation starts prior to fabrication when the designer comes to your house to digitally measure your countertop area. Cutout dimensions for the sink and other appliances are obtained. ESF uses state-of-the-art automated CNC cutting equipment to cut the slabs to spec for each project. It’s then up to the installers to make the countertops fit into place and add the finishing touch. Check out this gallery for some examples of the ESF workmanship.