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Kitchen of the Week: The Warmth of Azteca Granite

In this particular kitchen of the week, the bottom lit cabinets accentuate the beautiful speckles in the stone and the rich cherry cabinets draw out the brown coloring within the stone. The natural stone industry sees a high demand of dark and light countertops and a wide range of granite colors.

Strike Gold with These 5 Gold Stone Colors

Sometimes the allure of gold is too much to resist. It is a beautiful shade of color, and the eyes light up once its set upon it. Gold jewelry and accessories enhance the look of any outfit, and gold in granite countertops will enhance the look of your kitchen, bathroom, or any place you install it.

What Design Rules Should You Break?

Although design rules can provide basic guidance, as you tap into your creativity you may be tempted to break a rule or two. Fortunately, there are many design rules that can be broken to create unique, attractive spaces.

Types of Bathroom Vanity Mirrors

The proper bathroom mirror to complement your bathroom vanity, is an essential that cannot be overlooked. The bathroom vanity and mirror combo is one of the first things that you typically see when you walk into a bathroom.

Will Granite and Marble Ever Go Out of Style?

Remodeling your kitchen, bathroom, or other part of your home, requires a lot of decisions you must make. Your budget, the areas you want remodeled, and the materials you need to complete this project all need to be considered.

What are the Benefits of Having Natural Stone Countertops?

Natural stone countertops are durable and can withstand the busiest of families or a high demand workspace, making them suitable for residential or business layouts. The durability of the countertops not only makes them long lasting but also ultimately more cost efficient.

Tiny Green Homes and Quartz Countertops

Eco-friendly and self-sufficient tiny green home designers are recycling abandoned storage container cars and making sleek micro homes. These little wonders hold upscaled plumbing and fixtures that mimic costlier and larger living spaces.

What is Open-Plan Living?

Traditional American Colonial homes placed great importance on the division of rooms, allowing each room to serve a highly specific and designated purpose. The kitchen was seen as a place for preparing foods and not understood as a place for entertaining and visiting.

Ways to add Character and Charm to your Kitchen! has the natural solution to achieving your dream kitchen inexpensively while contributing value to your home. Get new countertops! The biggest challenge will be in choosing between the myriad of stone materials and stone colors.

Three Elements that Pull the Room Together

There are three components of interior design that can create a polished look when brought together: flooring, countertops, and area rugs or other accent pieces. Interior design functions perfectly and creates a polished, and, ultimately, successful look when the flooring, countertops and area rugs.

How to Avoid Mold in Your Bathroom

Your granite, marble or travertine vanity top, shower surround or bathtub surround is a sight to behold. As such, we know that there is a lot that goes into taking care of it, keeping it clean and presentable at all times especially against our arch nemesis: Mold.

Does Marble only Come in White Colors?

Marble’s beautiful transformation began as far as early Jurassic Times and offers this stunning natural stone in many veiny white colors. White is the color we most identify with marble but this natural stone comes in more colors than its shades of white.

Why Should You Consider a Quartz Shower Surround?

A quartz shower surround is a durable, attractive option for a shower in busy bathrooms. Choose from luxurious marble-like colors and patterns or any of the other neutral and bold color options to enhance the style of your bathroom, create a focal point, or a whole new interior design style.

Is Natural Stone a Sustainable Choice?

The natural stone industry has evolved over the past 100 years and recent advancements in technology enforce sustainable manufacturing practices that include sustainable extraction and fabrication when it reaches the slab yard.

Stone Spotlight: The Sweet Honey Onyx

Colors in shades of green, brown, white, black, and even red bring a visual palette that can add stunning beauty to any area of your home, but is especially great for bathroom countertops and almost any type of surround.