Outdoor Kitchen Guide using Granite Countertops

For anyone who’s made the decision to install a kitchen that utilizes outdoor space, there are a number of important considerations to bear in mind during the design process. An outdoor kitchen is a unique home project, because not only is style and functionality important, but the materials selected for use in the space also have to be durable and …

Enhancing Homes with Stone Renovation

  Enhancing interior landscapes with natural stone elements such as granite, marble, or onyx is the perfect way to blend the wonders of the outdoors with the comforts of home. Engaging in this type of project is more than just home renovation; it’s stone renovation. What better way to spruce up homes and solidify their value than with the element …

Stone Wall Features

  Stone Slab Walls Stone slabs make the most impact when installed on vertical wall applications. The natural veining and color in the stone are more prominent and impressive when seen on a vertical surface. It is customary to purchase a slab of granite or marble from a slab yard that displays the stone upright, where the colors and patterns …

Marble Bathrooms

  Bathroom Transformation Bathrooms are place for refuge and serenity. They are personal spaces that should reflect our personalities in a way that makes us feel relaxed and carefree. Bathrooms, by in large, have greatly evolved over the years starting as purely functional spaces that take up as little square footage as possible to the rooms that they are now. Today’s bathrooms …

Where do stone countertops come from?

  Granite and Marble Quarry Many people buying granite or marble countertops want to know where the stone comes from. It is a fascinating process that has been perfected over years and years of experience. Stone is found all over the world in mountains and valleys depending on where a particular stone color was formed by the earth. The colors …

Stone in Outdoor Spaces

Stone in Outdoor Spaces Knowing that the weather warming up and the summer is fast approaching, outdoor spaces are becoming a remodeler’s priority.  The garden centers are buzzing with customers looking for the right plants and flowers to give their yards a much needed fresh look.  People also prepare by making decisions like weighing out whether to clean their existing outdoor furniture or buy new, moving forward …

Metal Compliments Marble

Metal Compliments Marble Marble is one of the most beautiful and sophisticated natural stones available.  This stone has the impressive ability to add large amounts of class to any space.  It also has the unique characteristic of offering a wide range of colors and patterns.  Marble is an inspiring natural material that it is found as a strong elements within the …

Stone Enhances Style

Stone Enhances Style With so many different types of stone to choose from, it is easy to find the perfect color and pattern to fit any style.  Natural stone including granite, marble, and travertine have the ability to enhance a style in a space.  In addition to choosing the right wood stain, wall paint color, and fabrics, choosing the right stone is one …

Large Patterned Granite

Unique Granite Patterns Granite is known for its speckled patterning and natural beauty unlike any other stone. Popular granite colors sold in builder supply warehouses and stone fabricators are typically small chip-like patterning with fairly consistent coloring. There are hundreds of unique granite colors found in the world that the majority of people have not seen. The more unique granite …

Granite Verses Quartz Surfaces

  Many homeowners compare granite countertops with quartz surfaces for the kitchen. These two types of countertops are the most common choices with their easy maintenance and long lasting beauty.  Their pricing is similar, depending on the color of granite in consideration, which makes the comparison even more valid.  With many similar properties between these two type surfaces, the differences …