Tips to Create the Perfect Country Style Kitchen

»Posted by on Oct 4, 2012 in Granite Countertops, Granite Countertops Blog, Granite Kitchen Islands, Granite Tops Trends, Kitchen Design | 0 comments

Tips to Create the Perfect Country Style Kitchen

In England’s green and pleasant land, nothing epitomises classic styling more than the English country kitchen. Always the hub of the home, the characteristic country kitchen offers a light and functional workspace created with natural materials such as wood and stone. In today’s modern world, the country style kitchen remains as popular ever and the combination of traditional materials with modern gadgets can result in the creation of a stunning space that will never lose its appeal. Kitchen Units For a long lasting, timeless country style kitchen the units simply have to be of wooden construction. Choose either shaker style doors or classically beaded doors for added interest, and if the look of solid oak is not to your taste, choose painted doors in...

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Choosing the Best Work Surface for Your Kitchen

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Choosing the Best Work Surface for Your Kitchen

The kitchen has a lot of work areas and it is important for you to put a lot of attention into choosing the right type of material to meet your needs. The reason for this is that you do not want an area that will accumulate dirt, will break easily with heavy chopping, or will look ugly over time. To prevent all of these from happening, you need to put some style in your work area by choosing the best worktops that you can find on the market. Today, there are so many choices that you can go for but this article will talk about the top four and they are the following: 1. Granite Image Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/32659528@N00/4560682050/ This type of worktop is very popular among kitchens because of the fact that they are not only very sturdy but...

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2012 Kitchen Granite Top Design Trends Part 1

»Posted by on Jan 19, 2012 in Granite Countertops, Granite Kitchen Islands, Granite Tops Trends | 0 comments

2012 Kitchen Granite Top Design Trends Part 1

A kitchen arrangement efficiency ideal seams to be the defining design trend of 2012. The less time you spend on cooking and cleaning the more time you will spend enjoying yourself. Due to its superb resilience to fatty substances and extreme durability, granite countertops are definitely in this year. Modern fast paced life leaves us all with of less free time every year. We all try to minimize the amount of time spent slaving in the kitchen. Most trend forward kitchens built in 2012 will be built with these thoughts in mind: extreme efficiency, durability and leisure accommodation. In 2012 most of us will frequent restaurants for dinners and take their breakfast to go. Europeans have been observing this trend for a number of years and it is now finally catching...

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