Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene Lisa Frederick f you’re in the market for a kitchen makeover, you’ve probably spent hours debatingcountertop choices. Granite or marble? Laminate or quartz? Soapstone or stainless steel? Just to add to
Did you know that “Cambria, the only producer of natural quartz surfaces in the U.S., recently opened a 68,000-square-foot facility in Bolton, Ont.?-?bringing 75 jobs to the area. Using quartz mined in Canada, the state-of-the-art facility manufactures counter tops, shower and tub surrounds, flooring and more. Cambria is a maintenance-free product that is naturally safe
Designing a small place especially a kitchen it is essential that everything is there for a reason. Good old slogan is so true: “Form follows function”.
Cork is one of the most amazing gifts from nature. Before we can fully appreciate this material we need to understand what cork is, and what makes it special. A cork tree lasts for over 200 years. In the cork tree’s life time the outer bark of the tree is harvested every 9 years. The
Soapstone is a very unique counter top material with its silky smooth texture and its natural honed finish. Like granite, soapstone is a quarried stone. The majority of our architectural soapstone is quarried in Brazil. Soapstone is a non-porous stone making it completely resistant to stains and bacteria. It is inert and will therefore withstand extreme temperature
An island provides a central spot to work and eat. In a small place island can put on wheels to make it easy to move it around. Even though minimum 3 feet clearance is essential around it.
8 Things to Do Before Starting Your Kitchen renovation A kitchen renovation can be a very exciting project that completely changes the overall look of your house. Before you get started, there are a few things that you will need to do first. 1. Set a Time Frame Undergoing a kitchen renovation will usually prevent you
When it is possible to create a living kitchen, it is the greatest invention for the kitchen in all time.