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Read about the latest tips and trends in kitchen and bath remodels, how to care for your beautiful stone products and more. Follow us on social media to stay up to date on the latest posts from the R&D Marble team.

A Bird’s-Eye View of Bathroom Upgrades

A Bird’s-Eye View of Bathroom Upgrades

Maybe it’s been years since your last bathroom upgrade and those decorations are starting to look a bit stale. You want to make it look great again, but you don’t know where to start. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of resources to give you ideas. Bathroom upgrades...

Why Your Shower Deserves Cultured Granite Lining

Why Your Shower Deserves Cultured Granite Lining

Have you ever walked into a well-decorated bathroom and been momentarily fascinated by how nice everything looked? Between fancy decorative items and a lovely design plan, a bathroom can be one of the most luxurious rooms in the house. And even if you’re not a gifted...

Caring for Your Cultured Marble Countertops

Caring for Your Cultured Marble Countertops

With proper care, cultured marble can last you up to 20 years! However, their lifespan ultimately depends on you. Your marble countertops or shower linings need periodic cleaning just like anything else in your house, but using the wrong cleaning products can cause...

Cultured Marble: The Perfect Stone for Bathroom Countertops

Cultured Marble: The Perfect Stone for Bathroom Countertops

Since ancient times, marble has been regarded as an elegant stone and symbol of high class. Modern advancements have made marble accessible to virtually anyone who wants it. There’s only one potential problem: marble is a rather porous stone, making it a poor choice...

Remodeling Your Kitchen Over the Summer

Remodeling Your Kitchen Over the Summer

Summertime means vacation for many people. Kids are out of school and most contractors have relatively open schedules. This increased flexibility can make summer the ideal time to finally finish that kitchen remodeling project you’ve been planning for years. A summer...

Natural vs. Engineered Quartz Countertops for Your Kitchen

Natural vs. Engineered Quartz Countertops for Your Kitchen

Renovating your kitchen? Why not start with the most visible and frequently used part: your countertops? Stone countertops for your kitchen provide a degree of elegance and durability that cheaper materials simply can’t match. The next question is, what kind of stone...

Maintaining Your Engineered Stone Countertops

Maintaining Your Engineered Stone Countertops

Quartz countertops are a beautiful addition to your home, whether in the kitchen or bathroom. Engineered stone countertops come with the added benefit of being relatively easy to clean and keep maintained. With beauty and durability, they make a great choice for...

How to Clean Your Natural Stone Countertops

How to Clean Your Natural Stone Countertops

Beautiful natural stone counters are highly durable and look great in the modern kitchen. They’re a great option for the chef who loves to try new recipes in the kitchen. With some simple care and maintenance, you can preserve your natural stone surface’s beauty for...

Top Recipes & Cleaning Tips for Your Family

Top Recipes & Cleaning Tips for Your Family

If you’re making a lot of your top favorite recipes in your kitchen, you’ll want some cleaning tips for keeping everything fresh. These recipes are easy and delicious but can leave your countertops with a family fun mess.  [bctt tweet="Are you the type of person to...

Kitchen Cleanup: 3 Tips for Cleaning Your Counter Tops

Kitchen Cleanup: 3 Tips for Cleaning Your Counter Tops

If you’ve invested in beautiful stone kitchen countertops, it’s important to know how to clean them and keep them from becoming damaged. Learn how to remove stains from your dirty countertops without damaging the specific surface stone.  [bctt tweet="Countertops from...