Month: March 2014

March 28, 2014

In the world of high end designer kitchens, the main contenders for many people is either quartz or granite. However, one material which has seen a big leap in popularity is ceramic. The reason for this could be one of many including: Cost – Compared with the top of the range options of granite and […]

March 28, 2014

One of the most versatile options when it comes to kitchen countertops is ceramic. The range and variety of colour options coupled with the ability to mix and match different arrangements is pretty unique amongst other types of worktops. Ceramic is available is many different sizes too – from smaller ones suitable for mosaic-style effects […]

March 21, 2014

Silestone is a man-made material and is part of a group of surfaces that are commonly referred to as ‘engineered stone’ surfaces. Silestone contains around 93% of naturally occurring quartz along with resin bonding and other natural stone materials. It can be compared to granite in a number of different areas including its durability and […]

March 21, 2014

Ceramic countertops saw a decline in usage towards the end of the last century but have since seen a huge increase in their popularity once again in recent years. The reason for this upsurge could be due to any number of reasons including: Price – Opting for a ceramic countertop as oppose to the more […]

March 19, 2014

Granite worktops have been the go-to choice in high end kitchens for many years now and it hasn’t been without reason. Durability wise, granite, along with quartz, is at the top of the league when it comes to dealing with high temperatures plus scratch & impact resistance. As well as these factors, it is hard […]

March 18, 2014

Swapping out your old kitchen countertops and replacing them with brand new Quartz worktops could well be the best decision you’ve made so far this year. As well as looking fantastic, quartz worktops also have a number of other different benefits when compared to other types of kitchen worktops. These include things such as: Durability […]

March 12, 2014

If you’ve been searching for the best type of kitchen countertop and have finally settled on one made from quartz, you’ve made an excellent decision. Engineered stone surfaces such as those created from quartz, are a great way to add a stylish yet durable addition to your home and they can even help improve your […]

March 11, 2014

There are many materials to choose from when looking at a kitchen countertop but which one is right for you? The answer will come down to several factors; how much maintenance do they need, what does it look like and how much does it cost. The most popular choices at the moment are as follows: Solid […]

March 5, 2014

If you’re currently in the process of trying to sell your property, you will know just how difficult and competitive the housing market is at the moment. If you want to make sure that your house attracts a good amount of attention and offers, you’ll need to ensure that the two most important rooms are […]

March 4, 2014

If you’ve just had a shiny new granite worktop installed in your kitchen, the chances are that you’ll want to keep its clean new look a permanent fixture of the kitchen. Granite needs a healthy amount of care, attention and maintenance if it’s going to keep its shine. So, if you’d like to find out […]

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