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25 calcutta oro marble Ideabooks
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What is the Difference?
"these two marbles, so I decided to create an ideabook to illustrate the differences.... Italian marbles are very similar in appearance: white with gray veining. To add to... polished marbles of all kinds, Carrera,Calcutta & Cappucino Marble.. Have never had... considered the calcutta the caviar between the two marbles! It's truly one of my favorites... White marble (as a marble expert I refuse to call it "Turkish Carrara") has cloudy..."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"See if Marble's Right for You... Calacatta marble, with their classic white and gray veining, has been used for centuries... natural marble is striking up a debate among homeowners, contractors and designers... white marble is appropriate to use. As the specifying interior designer, I’ve been... tile and marble expert Melissa Patterson, showroom manager of Renaissance Tile & Bath... White Marble. Sorry about that. This Marble is the hardest White Marble in the world..."
Kitchen Counters: Elegant, Timeless Marble
Ever classic and with unrivaled beauty, marble countertops bespeak quiet luxury in the kitchen — with a few caveats
"beauty, marble countertops bespeak quiet luxury in the kitchen — with a few caveats... ether marble countertops conjure images of luxe elegance or handsome timeworn French... choices, marble countertops might be the right choice for your kitchen.... look of marble with less risk. When customers want marble in the kitchen, we usually... to buy calcutta marble? thank you. Susan Susan, you should find a local fabricator..."
Why Marble Might Be Wrong for Your Bathroom
You love its beauty and instant high-quality appeal, but bathroom marble has its drawbacks. Here's what to know before you buy
"bathroom marble has its drawbacks. Here's what to know before you buy... amount of marble in the world, it's become more difficult to find quality marble for... Marble has been used by master craftsmen throughout the ages to adorn palace floors... today marble tile is making its way more and more into everyday homes — bathrooms... appreciate Marble for being just that - it's Marble. Marble can and will do what's written..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite, the Go-to Surface Choice
Every slab of this natural stone is one of a kind — but there are things to watch for while you're admiring its unique beauty
"Intrepid Marble and Granite — demystify granite and its cost variables, adding some... really love calcutta gold marble and wanted to use in my kitchen. Small island/counterspace... Scott Max Marble & Granite Houston, Tx Seems like you have granite and quartzite mixed... white marble, which stains constantly. If you were to purchase your granite at Lowes... and Max Marble and Granite, and want to add one point. Granite can come in wonderfully..."
Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"called Calcutta Marble. This pattern gives you the Marble look. For a sample please... is of calcutta marble. Not a great pic for an article about easy maintenance countertops... carrara marble without the Carrara marble! I got Eco by Cosentino countertops and love... to see Calcutta Marble in a Houzz photo! This is the countertop material I recently... Onyx" marble in his yard. "Marble is NOT for kitchens!" he said. I spent months trying..."
Your Kitchen: 10 Great Alternatives to Granite Counters
"Carrera marble. Good choice? or no. Marble can really create an elegant and inviting... light marbles, they'd be better for kid clean up. Also- pls explain quartzite vs... italian marble in leather finish which i am planning to use in the bathroom as a countertop... italian marble a good choice for a countertop and around bathtub ? Thanks. Ravniksarna-Go... with- marble is always more trouble than granite though and there is a chocolate..."
Kitchen Backsplashes That Work
"rows of marble up from the bottom, then the 2" of glass and then the marble up to the... carrera marble countertops. The only problem is that I have so much counter space,... carrera marble countertops? I only have a small strip of space and wasn't sure if it... carrera marble counters are considered a "medium" price range. Perhaps it's b/c it's... (Calacatta Oro), whereas Carrara is grayer with more blended veining. So gopg8r, you..."
Houzz Call: Pros, Show Us Your Latest Kitchen!
Tiny, spacious, modern, vintage ... whatever kitchen designs you've worked on lately, we'd like to see
"popular. Marble is huge and concrete can lend itself to many possibilities as well because... counters and marble backsplash. Anne, wanted to stay in her charming neighborhood and home... island with marble counter top, 9 ft. antique french doors for the pantry, 2 bedrooms and... house. Marble countertops and backsplash contrast nicely with the original floors... Honed Calcutta, which is really is impressive on the eleven foot island. The space..."
Kitchen Workbook: 8 Elements of Classic Kitchen Style
Timeless but fresh, a classic kitchen can be the perfect starting point for your own, individual look
"really use calcutta marble, however with 3 boys under the age of 6, I chose a honed, veined... honed marble backsplash, some simple architectural details added to the cabinets... being marble and not too hardy...I thought it was a very durable quartzite? Does... paint: BM Marble White; wall paint: BM Crisp Khaki; Kitchenaid appliances.) @sonjadieterichs... White marble countertops. Cararra marble and Calacatta marble are the two that really..."
Wonderful Wood Countertops for Kitchen and Bath
Yes, you can enjoy beautifully warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and sealer
"granite or marble? I am planning to use Calacutta Oro in my kitchen but love the look... have with marble, but love the look of wood. Where there is frequent use of water, I... either marble or walnut we don't really have a great spot for something messy like... using the marble on the perimeter. Supplier, region.. and shipping will determine the..."
Houzz Tour: Eclectic and Colorful in Colorado
"Calacatta marble. No such thing as Calcutta marble. love the idea of Proseal to seal... gorgeous marble panles. This is definetly a job well done. I will sleep and dream that... white Calcutta marble was installed on the countertops and stove backsplash, Schumacher... Calacatta MarbleBarstools: previously owned by clientPaint color on island: Cat's Eye... Red, marble-topped vanity: Waterworks This cozy library and media room is one of..."
Houzz Tour: Country Meets Coastal Near a California Beach
"with the calcutta marble! A really charming house:) Beautiful home, especially the... bathroom's marble tiling is gorgeous. This house has a calm, peaceful feel to it, with... white marble top. Right now I have nothing on the window. The walls are painted... Carrara marble tile Upstairs in the master bedroom, a batik floral print on the window... Calacatta marble and rustic brick flooring in the master bathroom create an eclectic..."
Houzz Tour: 1950s Hilltop Home Gets a Dose of Modern Style
Surface Smarts: Venetian Plaster
Centuries-old Venetian plaster has made a roaring comeback in modern interiors. Could this old-world wall favorite work in your home?
"painted marble usually of the rarest kind but have also used VP on columns. The last... Pietra D'oro I love the look of Venetian plaster.. although I was a little discouraged... such as marble and granite. Traditionally, the process involves a plaster made with... ground marble and pigments, troweled onto walls and polished with wax to a rich sheen..."