Project Planning: Countertop Refresh

Improve the look and longevity of your kitchen countertops by replacing them with beautiful, durable Cambria quartz surfaces. It’s the simplest way to refresh and elevate your design without renovating your entire space—and boost your home value in the process.

The Refresh Process

Before meeting with a professional, follow these steps to ensure your project starts right.

Measure Your Countertops

By taking a rough measurement, the professional you enlist can help you build a budget based on your surfacing area needs.

Take Pictures

Capture the current details of your space by taking pictures of the countertops, flooring, paint, cabinets, hardware, and more.

Establish Timelines

If you’re working against any specific timelines, make note of these dates and discuss them during your consultation.

Explore Cambria Designs


Envision a number of Cambria designs in your space by browsing the broadest, most innovative quartz design palette in the industry. Our easy-to-use search filters let you hone in on the colors and design features that speak to you. From enduring classics to cutting-edge contemporary, there’s a world of beauty waiting to be discovered—beauty that will refresh and revitalize your space.

Finding the Right Professional

Enlisting the help of an expert is an important step in getting your project off the ground—and in ensuring it’s done right, from concept to completion.

Find a Professional Near You

When you’re ready to move from exploration to consultation, connect with a local professional who will bring your project plan to life.

See the Beauty of Cambria Up Close

Visit a Cambria Gallery or Showroom to get an up-close look at Cambria samples, full slabs, and installations.

The Installation Process

Your Cambria quartz surface will be installed by professionals from our network of fabricators and installers, ensuring that every detail is expertly handled while making your dream space a reality. To learn more about the installation process, reach out to your professional partner or check out our FAQs.


An official measurement of your space will be performed by your professional partner. Once completed, they should be in touch to let you know next steps.

Cambria worker measuring a countertop for slab placement.


Your Cambria slabs will be reviewed and cut by trained fabrication partners in preparation for installation.

Two Cambria workers measuring and writing notes about a slab


Once you’re provided with an installation date, you should receive instructions on how to properly prepare your space. Plan on being present the day of installation.

A Cambria worker installing a quartz countertop in a home

To get the installation process started, you will need to work with a Cambria retail partner. Get connected with a professional in your area by scheduling a complimentary consultation.

Expert Tips for a Smooth Project

Ensure your project goes well by following these expert-approved suggestions, designed to help you properly prepare for your countertop refresh.

Existing Countertops

Have a plan for the removal of your existing countertops. Feel free to ask your Cambria installer if they can provide this service.

Sink and Faucet

If you’ve decided to purchase a new sink or faucet, please have these items on hand during your countertop measure appointment.

Installation Day

Declutter your space prior to installation day. Clear all walkways and remove all items from counters, floors, and connecting cabinets. 

Cambria Care & Service

Learn more about our easy-care quartz surfaces, explore our warranty, and contact us with any questions.

Unrivaled Quality

Meticulously selected pure quartz creates unparalleled designs.

Transferable Full Lifetime Warranty

An industry-leading transferable warranty provides peace of mind. 

Superior Service

All products are American made, backed by world-class service and support.

Discover More Resources

Explore Our Planner

Our robust Kitchen & Bath Planner is filled with information and inspiration that’ll help bring your design dreams to life. 

The Cambria Kitchen & Bath Design Inspiration Planner magazine is placed on a Cambria quartz countertop.

Learn How to Get Started

Schedule a complimentary consultation and receive resources, recommendations, and referrals to trusted experts.

A Cambria Cares worker ready to answer your quartz countertops questions.