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The Top 3 Most Heat Resistant Countertop Materials

When shopping for new kitchen or bathroom countertops, a lot of homeowners worry about the potential for spills, stains, and discoloration… But what about damage from heat differentials? While we always recommend using trivets and hotplates no matter what kind of countertops you may have, it’s worth pointing out that some countertop materials are indisputably …

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Our 3 Favorite 2021 Summer Home Trends

Great home design never goes out of style… But that doesn’t mean we don’t love keeping an eye on home trends from season to season!  With so many people having spent so much time at home in 2020 and early 2021, it’s no surprise that Summer 2021 is full of design trends that leave our …

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The Most Popular Types of Natural Stone Countertops

When it comes time to renovate their kitchen or bathroom, many homeowners know they want natural stone countertops. But deciding on which type of natural stone countertop to install? That’s a bit trickier! There are a wide variety of natural stone countertop materials available on the market—and choosing the right type for your family really …

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Can You Replace Countertops Without Replacing Your Cabinets?

So you’re ready to renovate your kitchen… But you’re not quite ready to say goodbye to your cabinets! Maybe you’re… On a tight budget Sentimentally attached to your current cabinets Not interested in the work involved with swapping out cabinetry Whatever the reason, many homeowners find themselves in the position where they really want to …

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The Top 3 Most Heat Resistant Countertop Materials

When shopping for new kitchen or bathroom countertops, a lot of homeowners worry about the potential for spills, stains, and discoloration… But what about damage from heat differentials? While we always recommend using trivets and hotplates no matter what kind of countertops you may have, it’s worth pointing out that some countertop materials are indisputably …

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The Top Kitchen Countertop Trends of 2021

From luxurious marble to classic granite, kitchen countertops are an essential component of kitchen design. Different materials provide different aesthetic benefits, as well as a variety of practical benefits. So when it’s time to install new kitchen countertops, how can you be sure you’re selecting countertops that not only function optimally for your household—but that …

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How to Choose the Right Stone Slab For Your Kitchen

Few home projects are as exciting as redesigning a kitchen… But at the same time, choosing the perfect slab for your new kitchen countertops can feel exceptionally high-pressure. New kitchen countertops are a substantial investment—one that should last for decades if cared for properly—so it’s extremely important to choose a versatile, durable slab you’ll love …

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How Often Should Granite Countertops Be Sealed?

Granite countertops are a long-time favorite of families in the United States because they’re known for their supreme durability, hardness, and longevity. However, as naturally resilient as granite may be, it’s not without some maintenance needs. If you’re planning to install granite countertops in your kitchen or bathroom, one of the biggest questions you may …

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How Often Should Natural Stone Countertops Be Sealed?

Keep Your Countertops Looking Beautiful Over Time With Proper Sealing & Maintenance One of the major assets of natural stone countertops is that they can be extremely durable. Resistant to scratching, chipping, and temperature differentials, materials like granite, quartz, and marble can look beautiful in a kitchen or bathroom for decades … …If they’re cared …

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Are Natural Stone Countertops Right For Your Family

Benefits & Drawbacks of Natural Stone to Consider Before Starting Your Renovation Project Natural stone countertops have long been considered a hallmark of a premium or luxury kitchen. Beautiful, durable, and timeless, many families looking to renovate their kitchen or bathroom flock to natural stone countertops as a must-have amenity.  While we tend to agree …

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