Category Archives: stone cleaning

Designs on small kitchens: how you can get creative

Marble Restoration and Repair in London

In London, of course, space is always at a premium. So if your kitchen area is on the compact side, you’re not alone. You demand a lot from this space day after day, so this key room needs to be simple to navigate. Ideally, cooker, sink and fridge will form a sort of triangle, fairly […]

Four great fireplace ideas for your home this autumn

Natural Stone Fireplace Repair and Restoration in London

As autumn deepens and winter approaches, it’s a good time to focus attention inwards on home and (literally) hearth. And few living room focal points beat a fireplace. Here, we offer a few tips to fire (excuse the pun) the imagination, whether you’re fitting a new unit or considering adding one to your home. Store […]

Quartz vs. granite kitchen worktops: which are best?

Quartz and Granite Countertop Restoration and Repair in London

If you’re one of the growing number of homeowners looking to enjoy the beauty of natural stone surfaces in your kitchen, you may well have narrowed down your choice to granite and quartz. Clearly, this is a long-term decision, so you need to be sure you make the right one. It isn’t always easy, because […]

Some things you may not have known about marble

Marble Cleaning and Restoration in London

For centuries, people have turned to marble for everything from temples to luxury hotel interiors. Timelessly beautiful and striking, this elegant natural stone can add warmth, class and opulence to just about any building. Additionally, it’s versatile enough to work with almost any texture or colour you want. And people use it for floors, patios, […]

Marble kitchen worktops – understanding the benefits

Marble Kitchen Countertop Repair

We thought it was high time we offered a recap of the benefits marble can bring to a home. This natural stone looks elegant in bathrooms as well as kitchens. But it also offers a number of other advantages you may not be aware of: Affordability Of course, ‘expensive’ may be an adjective that springs […]

Considering a fresh kitchen colour? Try the new black!

Black Marble Kitchen Repair and Restoration London

For decades, white has been the default choice of colour for kitchens, albeit with some dalliances along the way with shades such as avocado. Or perhaps even turquoise and pink during the post-war era. But in recent years, black has become an increasingly sought-after kitchen hue. Think glossy kitchen cabinets, alongside black marble worktops with […]

What is micro marble – and what makes it ideal for fireplaces?

Micro Marble for Fireplace Restoration and Repair in London

A popular choice for modern fireplaces, micro marble comprises crushed natural stone mixed with resin. The finish and colouring in this material are beautifully even and consistent, creating a soft, warm look to your stone. So it’s not surprising that these models are outstripping the conventional version of the material. What else is in it […]

Which are the most child-friendly kitchen countertops?

Kitchen Countertop; a Selection between Marble, Granite and Natural Stones or Quartz and Concrete

If you’re a parent of young children, it’s understandable that you would worry about damage to and stains on natural stone surfaces. However, it may pleasantly surprise you to learn that you don’t have to stick to a dull laminate worktop. There are other options, which will withstand daily wear and tear at the (sticky) […]

Bring terrific terrazzo inside your home!

Terrazzo Repair Cleaning and Restoration in London

It’s the interiors trend that’s taking the UK by storm! We’re seeing it everywhere this summer, from wallpaper to kitchen countertops and flooring. And you can find items in a terrazzo-style pattern on everything from lampshades to drinks coasters. Terrazzo means terrace – it comes from Italy, where people used it first in flooring in […]

Concrete kitchen countertops: all you need to know

Concrete Countertop Crack Repair and Restoration in London

With the ‘industrial’ look highly popular, concrete is increasingly being seen across the UK’s homes. Just now, you’ll find it in everything from kitchen tables and countertops to floors. With concrete worktops, you can create a genuinely unique look, especially if you fit them on an island unit. Install countertops only in this material, or […]