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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... building material can be made easier with the help of industry-independent organizations... 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... heavier materials, like concrete slabs and stone. Sounds like you were careful and..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"counter materials to help you narrow down the choices for your kitchen... kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help you find the choice that... add more materials and perspective. Glass is a wonderful material for countertops.... resistant materials. Very helpful! I am wondering about countertop materials you can... first material of this ideabook is my first countertop choice. Soapstone is a beautiful..."
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... quartz countertops and slabs Very good material. View some photos of different materals... peperino countertop To those interested in the recycled glass countertops, this is a..."
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
"lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets... kitchen countertop choices. But they’re not right for everyone. Before you settle on... see more countertop material suggestions made from sustainable materials. Destroying... stores for countertops too. Helene, I used ceramic tile on my countertop but I wanted... tchen-Countertop-Materials Thanks, Marianlibrarian! I'll look up the epoxy grout... wondering what countertop material to use and I think I have my answer - slate. I will look..."
Want a Gem of a Surface Material? Luxury Agate's a Dazzler
"walls and countertops made from this splendid kaleidoscopic stone... kitchen countertop using hundreds of these special insides? Natural agate is one... home materials out there, with eye-popping colors and arresting patterns that make... into this material recently since we had a client who was considering it for her home... This material is simply beautiful! We have worked with it for clients a couple... tchen-countertops-dc-metro All I can say is O M G. Beautiful. I'm wondering (while..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"kind of countertop? Try sodalite, zinc, limestone, onyx and more... surface material there is so it's just a matter of looking a little harder when you're... counter material, everything on the market today has its plusses and minuses. The key... of each material and then find the one that will work best for you.... counter material so a quick Google search using terms like "Zinc+countertop+New England... quartz countertop warranty would cover the material as well. It's good to have that..."
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..."
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
"with wood countertops really think about their care and maintenance. I went to several... had wood countertops in a kitchen or bathroom, around 90 percent of the comments I read... beautiful material and adds such visual warmth. If you are longing to incorporate wood... Mahogany Countertop and so nice you were able to used reclaimed material! Denise Grothouse... of a countertop made of live edge English Wych Elm with Durata wood countertop finish..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
"for new countertop materials. Well, folks looking for something else will be relieved... year new countertop types like Recycled Glass Countertops and Quartz Countertops have... kitchen countertop material? Thank you. There's usually a one to two cm build underneath... terrific material and works great for Kitchen counters. I love 3Form materials (for... glass countertops that I read about recently. Has anyone seen this material actually..."
Amazing Ways with Concrete Countertops
"first material you think of for your countertop, but take note: Designers are doing... different material for the backsplash. I love, love concrete countertops - the look... marble countertops are quite expensive Concrete countertops are not any heavier than... concrete countertops for the vanity top and a glass mosaic backsplash. Concrete can... isnt the countertop very heavy? And the wood support looks weak - and in a few years..."
Cool Countertops: Wood and Stainless
"surface countertops. In a perfect world, I'd be serving up trayed Little Debbie Swiss... Target. Countertops are such a huge part of kitchen design; it's important to get 'em... granite countertops over and over again, here's a pair of less expected but just as... wood, countertops. Why choose 'em? Well, what's more timeless and sophisticated than... wood countertops need to be oiled every few months to keep their surfaces sealed..."
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...."
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
"fixture materials pair best with each... ing a countertop material for your kitchen remodel or new build is a big decision... once the countertop hurdle is over, then there is cabinet selection. I like granite... these countertop selections and how they seamlessly blend with either painted or... that bold countertop often will go bold with the rest of the materials because that is... soapstone countertops (not a lot of actual countertops in an open floor plan) and granite..."
Kitchen FAQs: Selecting Your Sink Material
"kitchen sink materials, with details about each... comes to materials. Cost, functionality and aesthetics should all weigh in when you... your sink material. For instance, you can get a well-priced stainless steel sink, but... popular material options for today's kitchen sinks.... entire countertop, sink included, but of course that means custom work, always more... integrated countertops and sinks fabricated out of concrete. In the end I don't believe..."
Salvaged Materials Triumph as All-Stars of Sustainability
When you save manufacturing energy and have a beautifully crafted home to boot, it's a win-win situation
"salvaged materials for a new-home project is one of the most sustainable building practices... these materials from our landfills lets us all live a little more lightly on the... home-building materials take vast amounts of energy to manufacture. So recapturing that... salvaged materials are also design factors that can make our homes truly wonderful.... Salvaged Materials. The obvious manufactured materials are brick and terra-cotta which..."