Category Archives for "Countertops"

Choosing Granite Countertops

Choosing granite countertops can be part of creating a dream kitchen for many homeowners. Yet, if they have not carefully counted the costs, financial and otherwise, they may find that they are disappointed. While granite counters are beautiful and luxurious they are, like any other countertop material, not perfect. It is important to weigh all […]

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Granite Overlay Countertops

Installing granite overlay countertops can get you the beautiful kitchen you dreamed of at a fraction of the cost of traditional granite. Having new countertops installed does not have to be stressful and cost an arm and a leg. Traditionally having new countertops involved a messy and expensive tear out of your existing countertops. Often […]

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Onyx Countertops Review and Information

For homeowners who do not want to settle for the ordinary run of the mill granite, marble or engineered stone countertops there are onyx countertops. Onyx countertops as the name applies are made of onyx which is actually a semi-precious stone. Onyx is formed from limestone deposits that are re calcified under intense pressure to […]

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DIY Concrete Countertops Pros and Cons

A concrete countertop can be a beautiful addition to your home. Building your own concrete countertop can be a very satisfying experience. Many adventurous DIY homeowners can not resist the challenge of building their own concrete countertop. Many people like the satisfaction of building their own home furnishings and the idea of building their own […]

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Pros and Cons of Marble Countertops

Marble countertops makes the most beautiful types of countertops with many unique colors and styles. There are many pros and cons to consider when choosing a marble countertop for your home. There is no comparable material that offers the unique natural colors and styles that marble can offer. If you desire the ultimate in a […]

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How to Clean Marble Countertops

Regular cleaning and maintenance of marble countertops is essential to keeping them from becoming dull and damaged. Marble is a soft and sensitive stone that requires the proper cleaning products and cleaning procedures to keep it looking shiny and beautiful. Cleaning marble countertops requires a proactive approach to keeping them looking clean and shiny. Using […]

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