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What Are the Pros and Cons of Caesarstone Countertops?

Caesarstone is a reputable name in the quartz countertop industry. It is a nationally recognized brand that offers high-quality engineered quartz surfaces in a variety of colours. When it comes to longevity, invest in a Caesarstone countertop is a good idea. There are several advantages to Caesarstone countertops, but they have their drawbacks. Here is [...]

How to Clean Onyx Countertops: 5 Easy Steps

Onyx stone countertops are undeniably beautiful and elegant. They're favoured for their unique beauty that easily becomes the focal point of any setting when paired with great lighting and other decorative elements. Onyx itself is a translucent stone used in a wide range of applications such as flooring, backsplashes and countertops, in both bathrooms and [...]

Quartz Countertops: What Are The Pros and Cons? (Quick Guide)

Picking the material for your countertop will impact how it looks and functions. There are many options to choose from, including granite, marble, quartz and concrete. Let's look at quartz. It is among the most popular countertop materials for kitchens and bathrooms. This engineered stone has a loyal following because it looks good and is [...]

Quartzite Countertops: What Are Their Pros and Cons?

First off, quartzite is not quartz. (More on that later). It's formed when quartz sandstone is exposed to high temperatures and pressure. These conditions re-crystallize the sand grains and silica cement that binds them. The result is a network of interlocking quartz grains of incredible strength.  Although, the beauty and strength of this natural stone [...]

How to Choose Your Bathroom Countertop (9 Best Materials)

It doesn't matter if you’re choosing a bathroom countertop to spruce up an existing design or for a remodelling project. There are many attractive and functional choices at every price point. Just remember to choose a material that stands up well to water, cosmetics, acetone-based liquids, soap and toothpaste.  Luckily, most surfaces that are suitable [...]

How to Properly Clean and Maintain Marble Countertops

Marble is a natural stone beloved by many as a symbol of refined taste and splendour. Its homogeneity and softness make it easy to carve, and its unique properties permit light to penetrate its surface. This is what creates its characteristically “live” appearance which makes it a preferred stone among architects and sculptors. Along with [...]

How to Clean & Disinfect Kitchen Countertops to Reduce COVID-19 Risk

The health risks associated with coronavirus has led us to refrain from ordering restaurant food. The kitchen, therefore, has become even more central to our lives right now. Alongside cooking, we have to keep our homes clean and sanitized. The kitchen should be disinfected frequently as a preventive measure.  Most importantly, the countertop is exposed [...]

How to Make Over Your Granite Fireplace (9 Amazing Ideas)

Many homeowners have projects on their to-do list that sit there for months, even years, because they seem too complicated. Renovating the custom granite fireplace you thought looked appealing but actually doesn’t blend so well with your interiors might be one of them. It's also a tricky design feature to deal with, but this doesn’t [...]

Porcelain Vs. Quartz Countertops: What Are The Pros & Cons?

It's not easy choosing the right countertop for your kitchen or bathroom. With so many varieties available, it’s difficult to pick just one surface to blend with your interiors and fulfill all your requirements. You may have experience with traditional countertop materials like quartzite, marble and granite. But what about quartz and porcelain? They might [...]

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