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The Great Kitchen Debate: Glass Vs Natural Stone Backsplashes

Glass tiles and natural stone remain popular kitchen backsplash choices, gaining the lion’s share of attention in today’s stunning kitchen redesigns. Which offers the best backdrop for the heart of your home? We’ll take a look at common considerations, laying the pros on cons of these materials on the (kitchen) table… Continue reading

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Engineered Quartz Slabs as Flooring

Engineered quartz slabs, manmade rather than quarried from a mine, have become a popular stone countertop option due to their easy care, stain resistance, and lasting durability. Available in nearly every color imaginable, including patterns mimicking natural stone, the stone is increasingly popping up in new applications, among them, flooring.

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More than a Collection Bin: Choosing the Right Kitchen Sink

Arguably one of the most important choices in your kitchen, your sink selection will affect the function of the heart of your home for many years to come. More than a dumping ground for dirty dishes, your kitchen sink will be integral to daily life activities, from obvious tasks like cleaning dishes and prepping food, to caring for newborns and furry family members. Continue reading

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Kitchen Renovation? What TV Shows Don’t Tell You about Demo Day

After binge-watching your favorite home renovation series, you can’t wait for demo day to smash it, trash it and make way for your beautiful new cabinets and natural stone countertops. Unfortunately, there’s a lot these shows leave to ‘creative editing.’  And what you don’t know about the behind-the-scenes aspects of demo day can hurt you – and your home.

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7 Tips to Add a Natural Feel to Your Kitchen

Does your dream kitchen look like a greenhouse, surrounded by floor to ceiling windows and luscious foliage and greenery? Don’t let reality douse your creative fire. From small, budget-friendly additions to complete kitchen renovation, there are many ways to incorporate a ‘garden vibe’ into your kitchen…

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