Category Archives: Worktop

What makes granite stand out in your home?

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When it comes to stone surfaces for kitchens, granite is always one of the most popular choices. Here, we’ve decided to look in a little more detail into exactly why it’s so consistently sought after. Granite is a low-maintenance stone Granite has a reputation as a natural stone that’s easy to maintain. So no wonder […]

You can upgrade your kitchen in time for Christmas!

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If you’re playing host for this year’s festivities, you’ll want to get your house in order (quite literally) ahead of the big day. The good news is that you haven’t left it too late to make some significant changes to the heart of your home before December 25. And what better time to use your […]

Use limestone tiles for stunning yet functional wet room

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Unless you’ve been living on a different planet, you’ll have an idea of what a wet room is. But, essentially, and to recap, it’s a completely waterproofed bathroom whose shower is at the same level as the rest of the floor. Water drains via a flush drain in the shower area. A waterproof membrane seals […]

Going green: a shade for your marble countertops

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Kermit the Frog may once have sung that it’s not easy being green – but, actually, that concept might not apply to your kitchen! Indeed, this shade could be a highly effective choice for your marble worktops; even if it’s not one you’d considered previously. And that’s especially the case if you also have the […]

What affects the price of my limestone countertops?

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Limestone is one of the most beautifully elegant natural stone countertops you can have in your home. Understandably, a worktop in this material is not the cheapest thing you can buy. Indeed, for the average size of kitchen, you’ll be looking at a bill amounting to hundreds of pounds. But costs can vary considerably. Here, […]

Why you should NEVER clean granite with vinegar

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It’s not hard to see why granite is such a popular choice in modern homes. It’s a naturally durable, scratch and heat-resistant, long-lasting material, after all. What’s more, it’s generally a doddle to maintain and keep at its gloriously smart-looking best. But low maintenance does not mean no maintenance. And, clearly, keeping visible dirt at […]

Four key reasons you need granite in your kitchen

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When it comes to choices for kitchen surfaces, the modern market offers plenty of choice. And granite is just one of a number of gorgeous natural stones from which to take your pick. But we’re often asked – what makes this material stand out? Here, we list four of the top reasons we think it’s […]

The kitchen colour that’s making a come-black!

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It seems that black kitchen worktops are having something of a moment as they make a sensational comeback. Here are our tips for rocking this dramatic shade (and others) in your home. Back to black According to influential interior design website Living Etc., the days of dazzling white kitchens could be numbered. And having dark […]

Stone countertops with ‘smart’ kitchen devices?

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A new report claims kitchen worktops in natural stone (as well as floors and walls) could store energy. And this could power smart devices in homes of the future. Such devices include smart lights and thermostats and speakers, thanks to energy storage and harvesting. That’s according to South Korean researchers. A team from Seoul reckon […]

Which substances will stain my granite worktop?

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Like other natural stones, granite is a porous substance, so it’s relatively easy to damage it with the sorts of substances you use every day – unless it’s properly sealed. That’s because, over time, granite soaks up liquids. That makes it very important that you seal and clean granite worktops (and do so properly) regularly. […]