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Kitchen of the Week: A Warm and Eco-Friendly Update
Ecofriendly Materials: Kitchen Countertops
Going green in the kitchen opens the door to unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet
"unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet... For countertops, there are three meaningful certifications I seek: *GreenGuard... are some countertops that get the green light.... Great countertop info. Thanks! I was not aware of the paper countertops...shame... display of countertops. Local is the best. I had homeowners wanting eco friendly countertops... way any eco friendly benefits. I have made concrete countertops with broken traffic..."
10 Ways to Go Greener Through Design
"to its eco-intelligence, functionality and beauty.... Sustainable countertops . We have specified butcherblock countertops from sustainable... party friends, create a space that is fun but also reusable. Chalkboard walls have... allow friends to borrow and log their name into a lending book. Next: Browse more..."
My Houzz: Colorful and Contemporary in Portland
"l and eco-friendly design choices combine in this custom Northwest home... very good friends of mine. A lot of the art on the walls is painted by Hanna! And Majken... granite countertops, alder wood cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances.Cabinetry:... says J.S.Countertops: Wild West from Intrepid Marble For their next project, they'd..."
Cast Concrete Countertops With a Personal Twist
From frame making to pouring to inlays, learn how concrete counters are cast — and how an artisan embellishes them
"concrete countertops at a used-book store was a fateful move in Jayme Guokas’ life.... concrete countertops. First he made them for a rental property he owned; next a friend... inside the countertop. Pretty neat! @drsusan Our concrete countertops are sealed and... CONCRETE COUNTERTOPS is the book to guide you if you want more information. See also... concrete countertops. This is something ANYONE can do. Start small, with a small..."
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"These countertop materials look great with little effort... granite countertop and a layout that made workflow easy, I couldn’t understand why... black countertop to shine. And even then, the shine lasted only until someone set... nance countertop. Granite was instantly out, not only because of my bad experience... granite countertop but because I didn’t want to have to reseal it annually, even though... kitchen countertops to consider during your next remodel...."
Green and Clean: Ecofriendly Bath Countertops
"bathroom countertop options represent a trifecta of style, affordability and hygiene... For countertops subjected to splashes and steamy shower moisture, durability is the... glass countertops from Web Don. The material is very beautiful -- highly recommended... ECO prices will surely increase greatly due to drought if they are using a corn... surface countertops. Most solid surface countertops use a petroleum-based binder, whereas..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help you find the choice that... for a countertop it won't hold up - NOT! All this fancy countertop stuff is pushed... Quartz countertops or Laminate countertops in kitchens, compared to granite. Granite... loved that countertop. For my new house I made a solid cherry (wood) countertop with... have two countertops to maintain. Having such a wonderful choice of countertop materials..."
Kitchen Countertops 101: Choosing a Surface Material
"kitchen countertop materials. The options may surprise you... face-lift, countertops are a central part of the look. And you may be daunted by the wealth... market; countertop surfaces range from well-known butcher block to less common materials... Installing a Countertop, From Start to Finish... peperino countertop To those interested in the recycled glass countertops, this is a... block countertops for 8 years and absolutely love them. Just purchased lengths from..."
Countertop + Backsplash: Making the Perfect Match
Zero in on a kitchen combo you'll love with these strategies and great countertop-backsplash mixes for inspiration
"unlimited countertop and backsplash choices can feel overwhelming. I've had homeowners... successful countertop and backsplash combinations to help you plan your own mix of kitchen... with the countertop and cabinets and just chill. A friend who is fantastic with tiles... match your countertops (or vice versa), don't just bring samples to the showroom & decide... carrera countertop. Any suggestions about backslash choices around windows? All kitchens..."
Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops
Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene
"debating countertop choices. Granite or marble? Laminate or quartz? Soapstone or stainless... as its countertop cousins, this timeless favorite is growing in popularity, and it's... google "countertops made of pennies" and check out the images. I've seen floors and... copper countertops in our last home and lived with them for about 10 years. We left... copper for countertops is that copper has antibacterial qualities. I wanted a colored..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"kind of countertop? Try sodalite, zinc, limestone, onyx and more... glass countertops that Web Don carries. It is environmentally friendly and looks... Good countertop? I'm surprised quartz, like Caesarstone or Silestone weren't mentioned... soapstone countertop and I absolutely love it. It has a blue-green vein running through... assumed my countertops are stainless steel. Now I think they may be zinc. My home was..."
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
"kitchen countertops, combining the durability of metal with the natural look of stone... zinc countertops imbue a kitchen with warmth and dignity. A mainstay of Parisian... dream countertop! I have check out the rotometals.com site for years drooling over... Barrel- our countertops at the registers are zinc I believe. Great article- I would consider... soft countertop metal. It can have a raw or patinated finish. It is often used..."
Kitchen Countertop Materials: 5 More Great Alternatives to Granite
Get a delightfully different look for your kitchen counters with lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets
"kitchen countertop choices. But they’re not right for everyone. Before you settle on... stores for countertops too. Helene, I used ceramic tile on my countertop but I wanted... than many countertops. Someone above mentioned Vetrazzo recycled glass countertops. I... is on a countertop, floor or in a shower. Bleach is not grouts friend, but so many... lives as countertops! The ceramic tile top is great for people that enjoy crummy looking..."
12 Ways A Kitchen Countertop Changes Everything
"scale. The countertop is a player! 12 ways the countertop expresses itself in the kitchen... want your countertop to say? Why? When visualizing your countertop, remember the "layer"... than the countertop does, e.g. a modern, bold, countertop with traditional/eclectic/other... kitchen countertop takes a lead in determining how our kitchen designs will be perceived... kitchen countertop has a personality all its own. It can lead or it can follow. It..."