2159 granite bar top Ideabooks
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
"See granite types from white to black in action, and learn which cabinet finishes... I like granite and use it often for its durability and its earthy colors that add... These granite selections get my stamp of approval because of color, movement and... for a bar area with a copper sink? The bar top will be mahogany and cherry in the... color. The granite for the bar top I chose really picks up the dark red/brown tones in..."
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
"Sure, granite and quartz make for fine kitchen countertop choices. But they’re not... with on granite tops. Plus, it is easy on knives. We've had these tops for fourteen... which also topped our dinettes. How about copper and stainless steel counter tops as well... coutner tops. We have it on our island as well as adjacent counter top spaces and... laminate tops in our kitchen with a 3' X 6' maple chopping block island top with stool..."
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"marble, granite, agate, malachite, terrazzo, limestone and wood. One of the biggest... Had the granite bar built to match the curve of the opening. more of kitchen I feel... counter tops, sofas, etc. that we have. Anyway, good luck on finding a solution. Good... sample ON TOP OF THE TILE (instead of next to it where the grout will actually be) and... great room bar kick space with same "Stone Peak Ceramics","Myrtle Beach" This tile was..."
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
"Granite, the same stone that portions of ancient Egyptian pyramids are composed of... abuse. Is granite right for your kitchen? Have a look. Compare: More kitchen counter... I like granite counter top with granite backsplash. I think granite looks great with... go with granite. Had granite in another home and loved it. Just no black granite... beautiful granite bench tops. Can't wait I have verde butterfly granite in my kitchen..."
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
"Marble and Granite — demystify granite and its cost variables, adding some tips for finding... breaking — granite defies nearly all typecasting, save for being the go-to kitchen surface... swing all-granite for my reno, so I went with a granite bar and used coordinating man-made... Marble & Granite Houston, Tx Seems like you have granite and quartzite mixed in these... under the 'granite' umbrella term that's not actually granite. The 'Composition' section..."
Your Kitchen: 10 Great Alternatives to Granite Counters
"projects get granite counters put in them, there are times when granite just won't work... on most granites makes it difficult for granite to be subtle. There are times when... other than granite to use for my counters—what are my options?" While it's true that the... work. Granite's a great counter material but it has a tendency to hog the spotlight... great, non-granite surfaces to use for counters. All of them are readily available. Combined..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"wrong with granite as a counter surface. It does its job well and looks great for years... heated granite counter tops? I'm replacing my granite any would like to heat the bar... counter tops. For those who can't afford the stone counter tops could you show us some... counter top shopping and was sure I did not want granite. I had my heart set on soap... little kids granite is more practical so I found a wonderful granite while visiting Sandpoint..."
Kitchen Sinks: Granite Composite Offers Superior Durability
It beats out quartz composite for strength and scratch resistance. Could this kitchen sink material be right for you?
"Consider granite composite. This compact-construction material brings cutting-edge style... density of granite particles, it offers superior resistance to scratches, chips and heat... black granite counter tops. Any suggestions of which color composite granite sink... still on top. This is a good article on why not to buy a granite composite sink. I... good for granite counters too. We have black granite sinks in our new home and so far..."
A Fresh Look With Granite
"unfinished granite (see below) to use granite in a new way.... awesomeness of granite as a kitchen countertop material (the easy clean-up, convenience of... ). Yes granite is robust and sleek and can give that finishing touch to make a kitchen... But granite can easily look from that 90's period when the material exploded into... white granite contribute to your white kitchen for a streamlined subtle look. GO... look of granite, and take notes from the photos below on either smooth and even mo..."
8 Top Hardware Styles for Shaker Kitchen Cabinets
Simple Shaker style opens itself to a wide range of knobs and pulls. See which is right for your own kitchen
"Indian Mist granite bench, with contemporary cast iron handles to freshen it up a bit.... tubular bar pulls on my white shaker kitchen cabinets. I wanted something a bit different... tubular bar pulls if that helps. @gyrf: More than once when wearing a long sleeved... casual top are the worse. (Hope this helps re your decision.) @traveladdict: Thank... Tubular bar @Rebekah - thank you. I like your Siro suggestion very much. @mrsben..."
10 Top Tips for Getting Bathroom Tile Right
Good planning is essential for bathroom tile that's set properly and works with the rest of your renovation. These tips help you do it right
"my 10 top rules for good bathroom tile installation.... shower bar will have to be screwed right into that decorative band of expensive glass... rainforest granite tile you're drooling over may not look too busy, but 300 of them may... also a Top 50 Angie's List contractor. You have just helped me confirm the vendor... 1/3 span top down and bottom up. I like this look and the client was thrilled with... FROM THE TOP OF THE TUB AS IT IS NOT A TILED SHELF? AND ALSO WAHT IS THE MINIMUM HEIGHT..."
What Goes With Granite Counters?
Coordinate your kitchen finishes beautifully by choosing colors that complement granite’s natural tones
"wonder granite counters are still so popular? Whether you are planning a new kitchen... existing granite counters, here are eight ideas to get you started.... counter top and Kashmir White granite lower counters. The granite has a satin finish... Here's my granite countertop with dark espresso cabinet. I love my granite it's so easy... also have granite bench tops in my kitchen. This area of my house was renovated 23 years..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
"wrong with granite counters, the fact that granite's so popular has a lot of people looking... will use granite top, wooden cabinets, we do not know if color in floor and granite... black granite. I am still on the fence about soapstone vs. a honed black granite... fan of granite, but I tend to see people choose the exact same granite in all their... see the granite box being broken down, as beautiful as granite is, it has been way..."
Walk Through a Granite Countertop Installation — Showroom to Finish
"during a granite installation and how to maximize your investment... installing granite can be very confusing and misleading. I've done a lot of granite... lling granite in your kitchen or bathroom is one of the best investments you can... out the granite and I was so glad we did because the granite we wanted ranged from... second granite when I had driven several hours to pick out the first granite. I sent... marble & granite company. I work with Rolling Stones Marble & Granite in the Toronto..."
Top 9 Hardware Styles for Flat-Panel Kitchen Cabinets
Accentuate this simple cabinet style to best advantage in a modern or contemporary kitchen with the right pulls or latches
"Tubular bar pulls Flat bar pulls I grew up in a house with touch latches. My parents... on the top row of cabinets of this project... http://www.houzz.com/photos/454930... concerning the bar stools in the last picture...here's a link to the page displaying them... ional-bar-stools-and-counter-stools They are apparently sold by Horchow.com...I... having the tops of doors and drawers angled to proved a finger pull, no different to wiping..."