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Caring for Your Solid Surface Countertops

Any homeowner knows the importance of regular upkeep and cleaning throughout the house. Countertops are no exception to this rule. While different countertop materials require different levels of care, solid surface countertops require arguably the least amount of...

Stone vs. Solid Surface Countertops

If you’re renovating your bathroom or kitchen, you may find yourself torn between two popular choices: stone or solid surface countertops. Both present a wide range of colors and decorative possibilities. On the other hand, both have disadvantages. Which is the better...

Solid Surface Countertops: An Overview

Not everyone wants to commit to the maintenance that a natural stone countertop requires. However, most people will agree that a genuine stone countertop is beautiful. Fortunately, there’s a way to get the best of both worlds! A solid surface countertop can mimic...

Cultured Marble Countertops: An Overview

Cultured marble countertops are made of a remarkably durable and customizable blend of marble dust and resin, resulting in a uniform slab of natural-looking engineered stone. Much like quartz countertops, a slab of cultured marble can be designed to fit any set of...

4 Dos and Don’ts for Your Quartz Countertops

Of all your options for stone kitchen countertops, quartz is probably the most durable. The hard resin and stone mixture serves as an elegant, highly durable slab of engineered stone for your counters. This tough surface can withstand plenty of abuse from your cooking...

4 Common Mistakes to Avoid for Your Granite Countertops

Granite is an incredibly durable stone. With the proper sealing technique, granite countertops will last for years. Proper care and cleaning can also contribute significantly to your countertops’ anticipated lifespan. However, granite countertop maintenance isn’t...

Stylish Stone Kitchen Countertops for Your Remodeled Home

A newly remodeled or refurbished kitchen probably needs new countertops to match the all-new decor. Why not try stone countertops for your kitchen? The right kind of stone will help you strike a balance between price, durability, and appearance. A stone countertop for...

Modern Bathroom Designs for Your Contemporary Home

Particular bathroom designs fade in and out of style, but a modern look has a near-universal appeal. The sleek, minimalistic style makes the bathroom look clean and inviting without feeling too sterile. There is no single universal idea of what a modern bathroom...

Creating a Wheelchair-Accessible Bathroom Floor Plan

What comes to mind when you think of designing a handicap-accessible restroom for your home? You probably think of grab bars, walk-in tubs, lower countertops, and other additional features to ensure a wheelchair user could comfortably use the restroom. But don’t...