Category Archives: Worktop

Giving your limestone a spring clean via our tips!

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It’s that time of year again when you may be considering a deep or spring clean of your kitchen. And while that’s an excellent idea, if you’re scouring the internet for ‘cleaning hacks’ it’s worth appreciating that some home-made remedies can end up doing more harm than good. That’s especially the case where a sensitive […]

Cons of granite kitchen worktops and their solutions!

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If you’re after something unique which will stand out in your kitchen and bring the appeal of natural stone into your home, granite countertops are definitely the way to go. And it’s no wonder their popularity continues to rise. After all, they look amazing and are durable, hygienic, stain and heat-resistant, low-maintenance and excellent as […]

How to light up your stone kitchen worktops

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We’ve written in a previous post about the trend for giving marble countertops a glowing appearance through backlighting to highlight the stone’s beauty and texture. Here, we look at other ways of lighting up natural stone worktops if you’re lucky enough to have them. Although doing this can seem challenging initially, it’s important. After all, […]

Way to glow – the latest kitchen countertop feature

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When it comes to making a statement feature in the kitchen, it seems glowing countertops are, well, the way to glow! And they’re making waves in the world of interior design. Read on to learn more. What exactly are glowing countertops? In a nutshell, this concept transforms marble island countertops via a translucent backlight which […]

What are this year’s hottest kitchen countertop trends?

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As we ease into high summer, it’s worth taking stock and considering this year’s most popular trends as far as the humble kitchen worktop is concerned. After all, countertops are essential elements in any kitchen – itself the most important room in the home. These items set the tone and feel for the whole space. […]

Are DIY limestone countertops worth the effort?

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They’re attractive, highly durable and extremely practical. For example, they’re very heat-resistant. But limestone countertops are certainly not the cheapest thing to invest in for your kitchen. So could you save money by cutting and fitting limestone countertops yourself? Here, we take a look at the various pros and cons. Understand what you’re dealing with […]

How much do granite countertops cost?

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Renovating your whole kitchen or investing in new worktops? It’s definitely worth doing your research into the cost of granite countertops. This durable, classic material comes in an array of styles and finishes. And it’s more affordable than you may realise – especially when compared with other stones such as marble, or an engineered product […]

Marble cleaning and baking soda: do they go together?

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People often ask us about whether they can clean marble with baking soda – so we thought we’d provide a brief overview here. The short answer is that you can use baking soda on most types of marbles. What’s more, there are various benefits to doing so, as we explain below. However, you do need […]

Limestone cleaning: dealing with years of neglect

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If you’ve just moved into a different property, congratulations on your new home! But while it’s exciting, it’s also likely to be an incredibly busy time. And if your new pad has a limestone floor, countertop or tiles which the previous owners haven’t looked after, it can seem quite the challenge. After all, you could […]

Which granite finish is best for me?

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If you’re wondering which granite finish would best suit you and your home, you’re not alone. And if you’ve decided to go for this beautiful natural stone in your kitchen, you’re lucky in that there are many different granite finishes from which to take your pick. Polished or rough? Most granite has a form of […]