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8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range... tiled counters with counter covers.......plastic. Never made much sense to me.... have a counter-level window over my kitchen sink that is in a constant state of polka... honed stone (marble or travertine) -which is relativity inexpensive- and create a... glass, or stone accents. Depending on the client's wishes we will take it further and..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite, Still a 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
"natural stone is one of a kind — but there are things to watch for while you're admiring... natural stone, so every individual slab of the hundreds of named colors is unique in... a long counter top, 14' plus two 5' counters an island and smaller areas around the... that the stones here are mixed, but the author noted that many stones are called granite... quartz counter tops. Why? No sealing, no pores to harbour bacteria and stains. Again..."
Kitchen Counters: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"soapstone counters and learn more about this unique stone to see if it can work in your... soapstone counter top (it was in the house when I bought it). Yes, it is impervious to... local stone counter supplier. Search for granite or marble suppliers, who will often... bench top inert when it changes colour more than other bench tops. i like Thanks... stunning stone (to our eye anyway :-) to be used on kitchen counters on a remod. We..."
Kitchen Counters: Elegant, Timeless Marble
Ever classic and with unrivaled beauty, marble countertops bespeak quiet luxury in the kitchen — with a few caveats
"love your stone series. We've done a lot of work with honed white carrara. Like you said... their counter hard without any marks, then we steer them towards a quartzite (would... white stone countertops and after a lot of research, concluded that only marble provided... reseal the stone). It's only been six months but I couldn't be more pleased with the stone... stone, and find the maintenance not too bad at all. I also highly recommend the..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite for Incredible Longevity
This natural stone has been around for thousands of years, and it comes in myriad color options to match any kitchen
"natural stone has been around for thousands of years, and it comes in myriad color... the same stone that portions of ancient Egyptian pyramids are composed of, is ubiquitous... stout stone that can weather millennia easily stands up to kitchen use and abuse... their counter tops. Quartz counter tops aren't self cleaning. So when I hear someone... time the counter top or a portion of it would have been affected. I don't feel the cost..."
Get Stone and Ceramic Surfaces Super Clean
Keep your kitchen or bathroom looking as good as on installation day with the right cleaning methods for counters and tiles
"engineered stone you can use the same stone cleaner that is used for Granite and Marble... expensive stone counters. There is a lot of false info out there, this article is correct... engineered stone and engineered marble? How would you clean porcelain sinks? And how... use a stone cleaner that you can purchase that is mixed with water, if you have soap... on your stone, leave it for a few minutes and use a NYLON scrubber to scrub it off..."
9 Hard Questions to Ask When Shopping for Stone
Learn all about stone sizes, cracks, color issues and more so problems don't chip away at your design happiness later
"about stone sizes, cracks, color issues and more so problems don't chip away at your... to use stone and choosing the kind to use are more complicated than just picking a... Because stone is a natural material, its appearance, durability and production can... all the stone vendors, my honed absolute black stone had to be sourced from two different... piece of stone is unique so you want to be able to see the specific stone you plan on..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
"granite counters, the fact that granite's so popular has a lot of people looking elsewhere... do on counter tops. I know you will be getting lots and lots of responses :) Thanks... sits on top of the cabinet conventionally. Here's a close up of a floating counter I... of your counter tops! Thanks for posting I will look into those too. I do want a matte... in the counter tops we make for customers with our cabinets and the choices are amazing..."
Inspiring Materials: Honey Onyx
"Decorative Stone Adds Drama to Backsplashes, Counters, Fireplaces and More... translucent stone which can add beauty and drama to your interior spaces. In warm tones... wood or stone? Also, if you have any ideas for window treatment for the windows on... natural stone! I used red onyx for my fireplace surround. That yellow onyx is just... favorite stone. Gorgeous stuff. Love looking THROUGH it as you show. Tough point is..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"Most counter fabricators will work with any natural stone, quartz composite or solid... market for counter surfaces. There is no such thing as a perfect counter material, everything... granite as a counter surface. It does its job well and looks great for years. However, its... different stone counter tops. For those who can't afford the stone counter tops could... like the counter tops from Pyrolave France. The glazed basalt looks beautiful. Is..."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"on Bar tops, Kitchen tops, Vanity tops etc , it is easily repaired and after years... Vermont stone can be used in exterior applications. There for the stone is very dense... kitchen counter top. Thank you Diane Seiden what about greece thassoss white that is... along the counters. I would never recommend it as a kitchen counter material. You can't... on the counter top of vanity in adjoining dressing area, polished Ming Green in the..."
5 Favorite Granites for Gorgeous Kitchen Countertops
See granite types from white to black in action, and learn which cabinet finishes and fixture materials pair best with each
"sedimentary stones. The client bears the responsibility to seal the new soft stone (marble... Caesar stone and limestone are in. I actually love Caesar stone in a color called... vertical stone at the bar counter, it might have been a better choice to set the cabinets... white counter tops. my floor is a medium cherry. Kitchen is small, long and narrow... expensive stone. I have very expensive tastes in stone. I am a partner in a Kitchen and..."
5 Stunning Alternatives to the Tile Backsplash
"Try Stone Slab, Glass, Steel, Concrete or Beadboard Above the Kitchen Counter... materials like stone slabs and sheet glass can make for both beauty and easy cleanup.... stove top or as a backsplash. I am interested in the look of back painted glass... between counter and backsplash will protect it just fine I'm sure. Thanks again for... height stone slabs. There's something about the beauty of natural stone, in particular..."
Get Quartz and Porcelain Surfaces Super Clean
These cleaning tips for quartz, travertine, porcelain and engineered stone will help keep your countertops and sinks looking spotless
"engineered stone will help keep your countertops and sinks looking spotless... Previous: Get Stone and Ceramic Surfaces Super Clean... natural stone, period. @Gallerykitchengirl - porcelain should be nonporous so you don't... vanity top in the bathroom newly installed, how do i get rid of or decrease the streaking... on the top. thank you so much You should never use anything with acidic properties... natural stone. I am a new home builder, we commonly have granite or quartz installed..."
Think Zinc for Kitchen Countertops
Adaptability is the hallmark of zinc for kitchen countertops, combining the durability of metal with the natural look of stone
"and true stone. Yet this classic material adds a singular character that adapts, ch... researched counters when I redid my kitchen and chose zink for its cleanliness and patina... island tops regularly. www.Brookscustom.com Hi - looking for a contractor to fabricate... zinc bar top for our home theatre/entertainment room in a 1920 home in Northern NJ.... over my counter budget. Anyone have any thoughts on this? A rational concern or a..."