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.
The sleek, natural elegance of marble has been a long standing favorite in kitchen designs for more reasons than its classic, renowned appearance. Used by European bakers for centuries, the world’s love affair with this stunning stone is steeped in marble’s multifaceted virtues… Continue reading
Designing a small kitchen space can be challenging. Fortunately, with a few clever tricks you can increase the visual feel of your space, maximizing both space and function…
The popularity of onyx has experienced a resurgence in recent years, with designers and homeowners rediscovering the amazing effects that can be accomplished with this already striking natural stone. Amazing colors, strong veining, and unique translucent properties, perfect for achieving show-stopping back lighting effects, have made this stone the marker for bold, imaginative designs. For those seeking its inclusion within their homes, however, care is warranted. Continue reading
The kitchen countertop world has changed a lot since the days of faded laminate, with both natural and manmade solid surface countertops taking over the market. In this new world of such varied selection, picking a suitable lifetime companion can be tricky. How can you uncover the countertop solution that is right for your home or business? Continue reading