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Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What is the Difference?
"Color and Veining of These Popular Italian Marbles... softer veining, while Calacatta is whiter with bolder more dramatic veining. There... with gray veining. To add to the confusion, much of Calacatta comes from Carrara, Italy... Valley Gold Vein and Imperial Danby! I'm trying to decide between these two right now... cloudy veining and crystal flakes in the stone. For more information on how to spot... in the veining. The shower floor sill will be the calacatta. Any suggestions on..."
Using White Marble: Hot Debate Over a Classic Beauty
"and gray veining, has been used for centuries in homes and public venues. But these... some red veining) and (fiorito) less veining. Both are perfectly fine in a bathroom... be as veining as the others and not as grey as the others. You still may be able... with grey veining and a few aqua shadings... Rye, I really appreciate your knowledge... with grey veining and a few aqua shadings... @Jools Sorry I am not familiar with Mulga..."
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
"ic or veined; beige or bold blue; affordable or budget breaking — granite defies... black with veining and flecks of blue in it. it seem like the seller said it was called... an ugly veining or color, we lucked out I truly love the granite in our kitchen and... natural veins running through it. A hot pot in the wrong spot and granite WILL crack... cream veins...granite first, cabinets second...flooring third, then colour of walls..."
Must-Know Modern Homes: Villa Mairea
Experimenting led to rich rewards in this Finnish architectural masterpiece by modernist Alvar Aalto
Soapstone Counters: A Love Story
Love means accepting — maybe even celebrating — imperfections. See if soapstone’s assets and imperfections will work for you
"beautiful veining, but the stone has enough subtle speckling that when it was honed and... have the veining but also doesn't chip. I would have gone with soapstone, but for the... white veining). Natural quartzite simply cannot be damaged (especially the dark... white/gray veining) but doesn't pit and scratch like soapstone. We love it! Great article... matching veining at the seams? - thanks! Every counter top material is going to have..."
Inspiring Double-Height Living Spaces
Traditional Style Even a Modernist Could Love
Polish Your Bathroom's Look With Wrapped Tile
Corner the market on compliments for your bathroom renovation by paying attention to where the walls meet and the edges round
"in this vein are copper, bronze and steel. Patination occurs either naturally, through..."
Green and Clean: Ecofriendly Tub and Shower Surrounds
Keep your bathroom beautiful and your footprint green with long-lasting, ecofriendly surface materials
Houzz Tour: Houston Architects' Modern Live-Work Studio
Two architects practice what they preach in a modern, light-filled space amid other homes they've designed
Architecture Shows a Portal Frame of Mind
Providing shade or making a dramatic architectural statement, framed exterior portals and coves are becoming a modern trend
My Houzz: Wild Triangular House in Boulder
Artistic Carvings Make for Cutting-Edge Architecture
Modern architecture makes room for decoration with artistic designs carved into exterior concrete and interior wood