10 Countertop Materials to Consider for the Kitchen
10 Countertop Materials to Consider for your KITCHEN! Round up of material choices and pros + cons
Natural Stone Countertops
Granite natural stone slabs and tiles for kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, and mudrooms from Arizona Tile.
Tile Fireplace Design Ideas
Consider giving your fireplace a creative and eye-catching look with beautiful tile. Available in almost endless colors, textures, and patterns, tile can bring
Da Vinci Marble Inc
A light and airy Feathers tile by Barbie Kennedy Designs. Shown in a Honed vein-cut wool Limestone, textured Jerusalem Pearl and Polished White Thassos.
Carrara vs. Calacatta Marble: What Is the Difference?
The answer is in the color and veining of these popular Italian marbles
Natural Stone Care & Tips
Granite Counter Top Care: Do's & Don'ts, cleaning granite countertops correctly, protecting, sealing and avoiding damage. www.countertopspecialty.com/granite-counter-top-care.html
Bathroom Stone and Tile Ideas
Discover the beauty of stone and tile in the bath.
Subway Tile Backsplash
When it comes to a classic backsplash, nothing beats the traditional subway tile. Subway tiles make cleaning up kitchen messes a quick and easy task, plus the v
DIY Gourmet Holiday Gift Baskets
Looking for gift ideas for those hard-to-shop-for people on your list? Wrap their favorite treats in a basket, download and print one of our handy gift tags then wrap it all in a bow. It's easy, personal and sure to be a hit.
How to Deal With Bad Cabinets |
One of the kitchen dilemmas I hear most often is the “my cabinets are ehh” problem. Our customers want to upgrade to granite, but they don’t like their cabinets. As anyone who has remodeled a kitchen knows, cabinets are a big ticket item. So the question they ask me is, “Should we wait to get granite till we can afford new cabinets? Or should we plan on replacing the granite when we replace the cabinets in the future?” The answer is neither. Over the years I’ve found several budget-friendly alternatives 1. The Background Effect It’s worth noting that if you have solid wood cabinets in good condition, most of the time putting granite on them will take the focus away from the wood. The natural materials in a room always catch the eye…