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Happy Thanksgiving from R&D Marble!

Happy Thanksgiving from R&D Marble!

Whether you’re new to R&D Marble or you’ve been with us for a while, we want to wish you a happy Thanksgiving! It’s time to take time off work, enjoy a great meal, and spend time with your family. What are you thankful for this year? Here’s what the team at...

Building an All-White Kitchen

Building an All-White Kitchen

Far from being boring, a white kitchen design looks classic and elegant. Incorporating this timeless design into your kitchen will brighten the space and make it appear larger. Making color decisions during decorations won’t be stressful since white blends well with...

7 Mistakes that Can Damage Your Kitchen Countertops

7 Mistakes that Can Damage Your Kitchen Countertops

Minor damage to a countertop, like a tiny scratch, isn’t exactly an emergency. However, even tiny instances of damage can spread. Worse, you may be making the damage worse without realizing it and setting yourself up for an expensive repair job in the future. A few...

What Happens on Countertop Installation Day?

What Happens on Countertop Installation Day?

You’ve selected and paid for brand new countertops, and now all that remains is installing them. However, bringing new countertops into your home and putting them in place amount to one of the more complex installation processes you’ll have to deal with. A lot of...

Choosing Your New Granite Countertops

Choosing Your New Granite Countertops

Whether your old countertops are damaged or it’s just time for an upgrade, you may be eyeing some new granite countertops for your kitchen or bathroom. Granite is certainly an excellent choice! Boasting high durability, long life expectancy, and beautiful colors,...

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...