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When It Absolutely, Positively, has to “POP”

There is no doubt about it. Recycled glass countertops become the focal point in a kitchen or bath. The visual impact is powerful and textural; a combination that certainly gives you a big bang for your money. Pieces of glass or porcelain, blended with cement or acrylic, give a mosaic-like finish that compliments almost every design style. [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Blog|

There is no right or wrong

IMHO ("in my humble opinion" for those non-techies) there is no right or wrong when it comes to pairing countertops with cabinets. Ok, possibly the only exception would be a totally commercial kitchen look. All stainless steel does mandate all stainless steel. Today, mixed matched surfaces, textures, and colors are all the rage. We call [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Blog|

The Beauty of Countertop Mashups

Countertop mashups are very popular today, and it's easy to see why - they add an exciting and interesting new dimension to your kitchen. If you're not familiar with the concept of countertop mashups, the idea is to use more than one material and/or color in the countertops of your kitchen. Not only does this create visual interest, it also adds textural [...]

By | April 1st, 2016|Blog, Uncategorized|

How to Choose the Right Granite for Your New Kitchen

You've weighed all of the different options and decided you definitely want granite countertops in your new kitchen. Now you just need to decide which is the right granite for your new countertops. The surface appearance of granite slabs can vary dramatically. Speckled, mottled, streaked, or striped - there are endless variations to this product of [...]

By | December 16th, 2015|Blog, Uncategorized|

Choosing Your New Stone Countertops: Marble vs. Granite vs. Quartz

You may know that you want stone countertops in your new kitchen but have you decided which stone is the right fit for your kitchen and your lifestyle? We have some comparisons that may help you find the perfect stone for you. Marble vs. Granite vs. Quartz: 1. Hardness The Mohs Scale is used to [...]

By | April 10th, 2015|Blog, Uncategorized|

Illuminated Counter Tops The Granite Alternative

Time for a new counter top, but you want something different? Eurocucina is the world’s largest kitchen trade show and gives the public a look at where kitchen designs are headed in the future. Among the granite alternative’s this year at Eurocucina 2014, is glass counter tops. Glass counter tops are heat, stain, and scratch-resistant, [...]

By | October 5th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|
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