Angela Warren

Angela Warren is an expert in all things exotic and rare in the stone industry. Angela loves “the finer things in life” and granite, marble, and other stones are no exception. Angela writes for Marble to educate and share her passion for exotic Granites and Marble.

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15 Cheap Countertop Materials: Least Expensive Options

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  Table of Contents What Are Some Cheap Countertop Materials?  Ceramic Tile  Laminate  Cultured Marble  Granite  Cultured Granite  Butcher Block  Bamboo  Wood  Marble  Quartz  Recycled Glass  Slate  Soapstone  Quartzite  Paint  Cheap Countertop Materials: Comparing Costs  Frequently Asked Que...

12 Best Quartz Bathroom Countertops

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Table of Contents What Are Quartz Countertops?  Why is Quartz the Perfect Fit for a Bathroom Countertop?  What Are Your Best Options for Quartz Bathroom Countertops?  Light  Neutral  Dark  How Much Do Quartz Countertops Cost?    When it comes to home design, many homeowners focus on high traffic areas, such as the kitchen. But while choosing stylish and practical kitchen count...

Granite Finishes: What Are My Best Options?

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Table of Contents What Are the Different Types of Finishes for Granite?  What is Honed Granite?  What is Polished Granite?  What is Leathered Granite?  What Are Some Other Types of Finishes?  How Do You Clean Granite Countertops?  How Do You Re-Seal Granite Countertops?  How Do You Polish Granite Countertops?  Why Choose Granite Countertops?  How Much Do Granite Counte...

Is Quartz a Natural Stone? Is It Manufactured?

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Table of Contents What Are Quartz Surfaces? Are They Made of Natural Stone?  What Are the Pros of Quartz Countertops?  What Are the Cons of Quartz Countertops?  How Do You Care for Quartz Countertops?  How Much Do Quartz Countertops Cost?  How Does Quartz Compare to Other Non-Natural Stone Materials?    Natural stone countertops have been a favorite among homeowners for many years. Fr...

Formica vs. Granite: Which is Better?

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Table of Contents What is Formica?  What is Granite?  Formica (Laminate) vs. Granite Countertops: Comparisons  Appearance  Cost  Durability  Hardness  Maintenance  Heat Resistance  Stain Resistance  Scratch Resistance  Additional Uses  Resale Value  Installation  Formica vs. Granite: Which Countertops Are...

Best Granite Countertop Restoration Guide: Make Your Countertop Look New

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Table of Contents How Can You Restore a Granite Countertop?  How Do You Remove Stains from a Granite Countertop?  How Do You Polish Granite Countertops?  How Do You Fix Chips in a Granite Countertop?  Sealing Granite Countertops: Why and How  What Other Options Do You Have?  How Do You Keep Granite Countertops in Good Shape?  Frequently Asked Questions    After many ye...

Granite Maintenance: Best Tips for Natural Stone Care

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Table of Contents Maintaining Your Granite Countertops  What is Sealing and Why is it Necessary?  How Do You Seal Granite Countertops?  How Often Do You Need to Seal a Granite Countertop?  How Do You Know it is Time to Re-Seal a Granite Countertop?  What Sealer Works Best for Granite Countertops?  Maintaining Granite: What to Do and What to Avoid    Over the past few decades,&...

Granite Bathroom Design Ideas: Best Designs

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Table of Contents What Are the Best Design Ideas for Granite Bathrooms?  Why Choose Granite for the Bathroom?    While granite countertops steal the show in the kitchen, it is important to not neglect the bathroom during any home remodeling project. Bathroom countertops and other surfaces can effectively utilize granite to create a room that will take your breath away. When planning your bathroom remodel,...

How to Get Stains Out of Marble: Best Tips

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Table of Contents How to Deal with Spills on Marble  How to Get Stains Out of Marble  What Types of Stains Can Impact Marble?  How Can You Remove Stains from Marble?  How Do You Make a Marble Poultice?  What Happens if You Cannot Get Rid of the Stain?  What Not to Use for Stain Removal  How Can You Prevent Staining on Marble?  How Do You Seal Marble?  What Are Some Goo...

Best Gray Countertops for Your Home

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Table of Contents What Are the Best Material Options for Gray Countertops?  How Do the Best Material Options Compare?  What Are the Best Gray Countertop Options?    While many other colors have grabbed the attention of homeowners over the years, recent trends have seen a rise in the popularity of gray countertops. Many homeowners now desire to have gray countertops due to the surfaces’ neutra...