As summer comes into its full glory, we thought you might like to see a few tile ideas for sprucing up your outdoor spaces.
While marble countertops are known for being luxurious, travertine countertops are a popular, stunning, and cost-effective alternative. Travertine, like marble, is a natural stone that offers a similar look. If you're looking to create a traditional, old-world design, travertine offers elegance and a delicate appearance. Here are some inspirational tips on how to incorporate this classic stone into your bathroom or kitchen design.
Black granite countertops are perfect for creating stellar kitchen and bathroom spaces. This dependable stone is as beautiful as it is resilient. It will not only give your room a substantially noticeable face-lift, but it will also boost the overall value of your home. After all, a granite countertop is a long-term investment because this beautiful new addition will add elegance that holds value and can last a lifetime. Here are some tips to keep in mind when adding black granite to your design.
Granite in Volga Blueon the countertop
Choosing Tile Countertops to Enhance a Country, Cottage, or Cultured Design
Tile countertops give a nod to retro decor—but as a part of a cultured or worldly design, they're always in style. Counters that are dressed in modern tile that's 6 x 6 or smaller can also help develop cottage-chic and contemporary-country settings. And not only do they offer economic benefits but they're a long-lasting option when used to finish a studio apartment or basement suite. Here are a few ideas to bring your favorite look together with suitable flooring, cabinets, and accents.
Few design elements say luxury as loudly as a granite countertop. This material has a high-end appearance, and comes in many colors and patterns. Since the days of ancient Egypt and Rome, great stonework has been the pinnacle of beautiful, expensive design. Keep reading for some ways to use granite to make the high-end feel of a space come alive.
There's only one way to find that perfect natural stone countertop . . . finding it yourself! Take a look around one of our stone centers--full to the brim with beautiful slabs of every conceivable stone, finish, and color--and you'll be ready to go on the hunt for your very own unique piece of stone.
Tiled countertops can add a unique look to your bathroom. If you've recently updated your backsplash, shower, or tub surround with new tile, a coordinating look on the bathroom countertops will bring the room together and improve the flow of your design. Long-lasting and easy to maintain, tiled countertops can also be quickly repaired by simply replacing one cracked or chipped tile. Here are some tips on how to select the best tile for countertops.