Tag Archives: Countertop Selection

Renovation ideas to kick-start your dream kitchen within your budget

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As we’ve often said, it’s the most important place in the house, and the heart of the home. But, after a while, even the smartest kitchen can start to look a tad tired. However, you don’t have to replace the whole room. Instead, try these budget-friendly ideas for refreshing this part of your home. That […]

Do you have kitchen envy?

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A recent study shows that nearly half (44%) of UK adults feel envious of other people’s kitchens. Meanwhile, two-thirds admit their own is not the ‘dream’ space they’d love to have. Electrical appliance giant Beko commissioned the research. It found that almost one in five (18%) used their kitchen to entertain in. This means the […]

How to disinfect and polish a granite kitchen countertop

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It may (thankfully) already be a memory, but the Covid-19 pandemic has made everyone more conscious of hygiene, not least in the kitchen. Yet, viral diseases aside, keeping kitchen worktops in a condition so pristine that they’re clean enough to eat off is never a bad idea. Granite countertops typically come sealed. But that doesn’t […]

Should I paint my granite countertops?

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One householder who painted her granite kitchen worktops and then posted the results online faced a strong backlash for doing so. TikTok user Nicole said that she took action as she reckoned her countertops looked ‘too busy’. Having bought a kit to redo the epoxy surface, Nicole used three coats to cover up the stone […]

How much overhang my kitchen countertop may have?

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If you’re overhauling your kitchen, there are a few key decisions you’ll need to make. These are likely to include thinking about your countertops. And nitty-gritty details will include the size of their overhang. In fact, this can affect your kitchen and its efficiency, plus the functionality of your worktops, so it’s more of an […]

What are the biggest trends in kitchen design for 2023?

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The latest kitchen designs are aimed at creating gentler, more comfortable spaces, and at standing the test of time. There seems to be a stronger focus on natural materials, and colours which nature has inspired, such as sage green. At the same time, there’s a greater sense of kitchens as extra living spaces in which […]

What are the best colours for granite in the bathroom?

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Granite brings elegance and more than a hint of style to bathrooms, for worktops, floors, basins, vanity units and more. And it’s no wonder it’s a popular stone. After all, granite is easy to maintain and highly durable. Typically, you’ll find it in shades of black, white, pink and grey. However, you’re certainly not limited […]

Tips for a Christmas kitchen declutter

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At this time of year, your kitchen is likely to be under more pressure than usual as it becomes a hive of activity. You’ll no doubt be cooking up a storm with all those festive treats for family and friends. But for this most important part of your home to run efficiently, you need to […]

Will an air fryer crack my kitchen countertop?

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Air fryers, or health fryers, were originally designed to replace deep-fat food preparation. They use rapid air circulation to cook food, meaning they only require a small amount of oil. So you get less fat, swifter cooking and a quicker clean-up compared to conventional models. These devices are also excellent when it comes to energy […]

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 […]