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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... for both countertop and backsplash. For me, seamless Corian countertop with a [slightly... of the countertops are showing stains as well. (The countertops were well sealed..."
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... above the countertop. backsplash Depending on the space, I really love the large pattern... tiled countertops due to the chore of cleaning grout, and are thus fanatic about... surface countertops. Yet they freely adapt to grout on the wall next to the stove... between my countertops and cabinets are painted with Benjamin Moore Kitchen & Bath (2..."
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.... concrete countertop. A countertop to ceiling application is also stunning in the right... butcherblock countertop is installed shortly I will continue the beadboard there as well... height stone slabs. There's something about the beauty of natural stone, in particular..."
8 Natural Home Materials That Can't Be Beat
See how designing with natural stone, clay, wood and more can give a house luminosity, depth of color and lasting appeal
"natural stone, clay, wood and more can give a house luminosity, depth of color and... quarried stone, batch of hand-mixed stucco and sawn wood board contributes to the story... natural stone "nothing beats a natural stone for color and texture"....and may we add... wood countertops, and copper sink are all on the list for my eventual kitchen remodel... thin stone and more, can produce a dramatic effect. Before assuming natural..."
19th-Century Gem: The Glessner House Bucks Tradition
"heavy stone walls. Architectural critic Lewis Mumford, in his 1931 book Brown Decades... served as counter-top behind which the shop-owner stood. HHR undoubtedly saw this.... brick and stone structures for the National Guard etc. If I had passed this by and did... built of stone very similar to The Glessner House. Re the building reminding people... rusticated stone accents at the openings. In the courtyard stood one of the sprite..."
12 Naturally Beautiful Hot Tubs
Prefer a no-plastic look for your patio or yard? Wood, stone and concrete make these hot tubs fit right in with nature
"Wood, stone and concrete make these hot tubs fit right in with nature... wood, stone or concrete surrounds (and some strategic landscaping), these 12 hot... laminated countertops,word art,trailer park couture,and tacky decor.These things are... Pot - Stone f. F brfns Ionizers will kill algae and some bacteria, but they are meant... Wood and stone. A stone wall makes a striking backdrop to this redwood hot tub tucked..."
My Houzz: Ronnie Wood’s Old Art Studio Gets a Makeover
Check out this contemporary update of a former factory flat that survived World War II bombs and use by a member of The Rolling Stones
"Rolling Stones had previously owned the flat and had used it as an artist’s studio... been a "Stone" since about 1975 Great job! So...when do I move in? Great write up and... a high countertop and island is very convenient for tall people, I guess it's a trade-off... Rolling Stones..."
Room of the Day: A New Family Room’s Natural Connection
Stone and wood plus earthy colors link a family room to its woodsy site and create a comfy gathering spot
"Stone and wood plus earthy colors link a family room to its woodsy site and create... how the countertops of the built-ins match the hearth- I love the green couches! Genius... like the stone fireplace (similar to the one in our open-plan living/dining room)--it's... recliner? The stone in the fireplace, and the green in the couches along with the burlap... with a stone (I'm thinking a blue-gray) overlay...some day. While I love the look..."
Photos of 2013: The Most Popular Rustic Spaces
Filled with wood, stone and other nods to nature, these reader favorites radiate ruggedness and warmth
"wood, stone and other nods to nature, these reader favorites radiate ruggedness and... unfinished stone and wood, for a warm, authentic feel that reminds you of being at a best... elegant. #2. Stones and wood give a warm and rustic feel to that bedroom. On #5, the Barn... use of stone on floors, and picture #6, with high ceilings and huge windows, is stunning... natural stone. The countertops on the reclaimed alder island are antique brown granite..."
Guest Picks: 20 Ways With Agate
The stone is fabled to have powerful healing properties, but it's a fact that it can beautify a home
"The stone is fabled to have powerful healing properties, but it's a fact that it... beautiful stone with magical protective qualities, including the ability to cure the... slices of stone bring to the home. — Jami from Imagine Design Blog... at the stone yard, but now I am really liking the colors. I love those knobs! Thanks... made from stones found in nature. These beauties are carved from nature and oozing with..."
Kitchen of the Week: Smart Storage Solutions in Indiana
There's more than meets the eye in this stunning walnut and stone kitchen — stashed-away supplies hide inside sleek cabinets and drawers
DIY Backsplash Makeover: Get a New Tile Look for Less Than $50
"painted faux-stone facade for a brand-new look at a superaffordable price... painted a stone backsplash directly on the wall. It turned out pretty well. http://www... a faux stone look after experimenting with a variety of color washes. 2. Sand the... looks like stone. Many earth colors would work, including ochers, light browns and other... on the countertop help confine drips. 4. Wipe off most of the first glaze coat with..."
Houzz Tour: High-End Modernism in a Jet-Set Town
Expansive glass highlights the mountains in this four-level architect's home, while stone and wood bring nature up close
"while stone and wood bring nature up close... light.Stone facing the hearth and adjacent walls brings some of the outside inside... (some stone is visible at the entrance in the first photo).A change in roof height... along the countertop; the image hasn't been Photoshopped. In addition to Wright, one..."
Houzz Tour: Charming, Rustic Lakefront Cabin in Minnesota
Vintage furnishings, reclaimed materials and a stone fireplace give a rebuilt weekend house a cozy, collected-over-time feel
A New Houzz Survey Reveals What You Really Want in Your Kitchen
Discover what Houzzers are planning for their new kitchens and which features are falling off the design radar
"kitchen countertops. Can’t we all just get along with tile and Formica? Apparently... their countertops — and fewer than 10 percent intend to use either of those classic... kind of stone countertop - cement maybe, but I am going to opt for wood. With white... cold, stone, granite countertop and breaks, you will have second thoughts. Not to... about stone floors, stone counters and white cabinets (which will always need cleaning)..."