6 Easy Ways to Care for Your Granite Countertop

»Posted by on May 27, 2013 in Granite Countertops, Granite Countertops Blog | 0 comments

6 Easy Ways to Care for Your Granite Countertop

Granite has been a material of value since it was first discovered. Its strength and endurance has been cherished since the days of Ancient Egypt. Some of the pyramids contain significant amounts of granite. Now, granite is one of the most sought after materials for kitchen countertops. Adding granite to a kitchen can greatly increase the value of a home and add a sense of luxury to any lifestyle. Maintenance, though, is very important. To properly take care of your granite countertop, so that they hold their shine and their value, just follow these six guidelines. Daily Maintenance Daily maintenance is important when taking care of your granite countertops. Working in the discount real estate business I have seen many stains on granite countertops that drove the...

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The Top Key Things To Consider When Buying A Bathroom Vanity

»Posted by on May 25, 2013 in Bathroom Design, Bathroom Granite Countertops, Granite Countertops Blog | 0 comments

The Top Key Things To Consider When Buying A Bathroom Vanity

In many bathrooms, the vanity is the piece of furniture that does all the work. It helps keep all your personal and bathroom essentials properly stored as well as give a great look to your overall bathroom style. Consider what style is right for your bathroom first and of course don’t forget to keep in mind the overall functionality. Before you get started, think about your bathroom and what you use it for. Sounds obvious, we know, but think about whether it is the place where you put on all of your cosmetics, for example, or whether you do that elsewhere in the house. This will help you to make a better informed decision and buy the best vanity based on your needs. Countertop At this point even though it isn’t important to know what your countertop...

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5 of the Hottest Kitchen & Bathroom Trends

»Posted by on May 24, 2012 in Bathroom Design, Bathroom Granite Countertops, Granite Countertops Blog, Granite Kitchen Islands, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

5 of the Hottest Kitchen & Bathroom Trends

Kitchen and bathroom remodeling projects typically bring the most satisfaction to homeowners, but they also require the most dedication and financial commitment. Before any demolition begins, planning the project carefully and evaluating the latest trends in remodeling may provide the greatest joy at the end of the job. These five hottest new design trends may be just the right ticket to incorporate into a kitchen or bathroom project: 1. Efficiently Utilizing Space One of the best ways to incorporate a new design trend such as a vessel-style floating sink or stacked appliances is to evaluate what’s underneath the cabinets. By creatively rerouting the plumbing and electrical wiring, additional space can be allocated for incorporating new types of fixtures....

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Log Cabin Bathrooms: Modern Meets Rustic

»Posted by on May 22, 2012 in Bathroom Design, Granite Countertops Blog | 0 comments

Log Cabin Bathrooms: Modern Meets Rustic

A place of privacy and relaxation, a bathroom isn’t necessarily just a room to get in and get out of in a manner of minutes.  There are those that spend a lot of time each morning washing up, drying off, and standing in front of the mirror to get ready for the day ahead. On the other hand, a shower or bath provides a place to relax at the end of a long day. Thus, having an intricately designed bathroom is a bonus for many homeowners for aesthetic and functional purposes. While any home can contain beautiful bathrooms, log homes sometimes have an advantage because they are built with aesthetically pleasing wood products. Even though log cabins are beautiful structures on their own, there are various options for an even more impressive bathroom...

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Top Tips to Help Revitalise Your Kitchen On a Budget

»Posted by on Apr 1, 2012 in Kitchen Design | 0 comments

Top Tips to Help Revitalise Your Kitchen On a Budget

The kitchen is one of the most important rooms of the home, if not the most important. Every member of the family visits the kitchen at least once in the day and often on multiple occasions. The family meals are all prepared within the kitchen area and if a family is blessed with a large kitchen space then meals may be eaten as a family together. It is for these reasons that every homeowner wants a kitchen that is not only practical but a pleasure to be in also. Many homeowners feel that age has taken its toll on their kitchen, leaving it tired and in need of renovating. Thus, it is no surprise that the kitchen is one of the most frequently renovated rooms of the home. Small Changes that Make a Big Difference In this current economic climate it is not always...

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