Tag Archives: Countertop Selection

Could a granite worktop be just what your bathroom needs?

Granite Countertop Restoration Repair London

If lockdown has made you realise your current bathroom is looking rather tired, granite may not have been your first choice of material for new countertops. But there are many reasons why, in fact, it could be a great otion for this busy room. Here are some of them: It enhance your property’s value Granite […]

Why do marble countertops tend to stain quite easily?

Marble Countertop Stainability Repair London

Few things add a more classily elegant accent to a kitchen or bathroom than a marble countertop. But to keep worktops or vanity units looking their beautiful best, you need to understand how to look after them. It’s also worth knowing why some of the more common issues can occur. To start to understand why […]

What is limestone and why use it for kitchen countertops?

Limestone Restoration Repair London

A common form of carbonate, sedentary rock, limestone is made up mainly of calcite and aragonite. These two minerals are different forms of calcium carbonate. Soft, porous limestone is also readily available, and easy to shape and form. People have used it in buildings for centuries. And you’ll find it in world-famous sites such as […]

Scratching the surface, ridding natural stone countertops of annoying marks!

Natural Stone Scratch Removal London

Life has changed significantly for most of us over the past year, with Covid meaning nearly all of us are spending more time at home than ever. So with more household members likely to be around far longer during the day than ‘normal’ times (remember those?), your kitchen is likely getting a lot more use […]

What kitchen trends are we likely to see in 2021?

Kitchen Worktop Cleaning and Restoration in London

As we’ve often said before, it’s the hub of the home and one of the first rooms you’re likely to renovate. So when it comes to interior design trends, those for the kitchen are particularly fast-moving. And social media accounts tend to be full of glossy pictures of the latest styles. Marble set to stay […]

Key considerations for your kitchen countertops

Natural Stone Kitchen Countertop Cleaning and Restoration in London

Your kitchen worktops are where you throw down shopping bags and other items, chop food and prepare meals; essentially, they’re an important part of your daily life. Equally, they have a massive impact on the overall look of this most crucial room in the house. So it’s vital that they look right, and are up […]

Concrete bathroom floors – what are the pros and cons?

Concrete Floor Restoration and Resurfacing in London

It’s a leading building material used globally, and perhaps more readily associated with ‘brutalist’ architecture. But it’s becoming increasingly popular in interior design, and replacing the traditional materials used in countertops, including natural stone. That includes an area of a place where you perhaps wouldn’t expect to see concrete – the bathroom. These days, this […]

Get your quartz kitchen countertops Christmas-ready!

Quartz Countertop Restoration for Christmas in London

Now the government has announced what restrictions will be in place for Christmas gatherings, we can all start making plans. It’s time to think about how we’ll spend the holiday, where and who with. Of course, it’ll be a Christmas like no other, with large celebrations and parties significantly curtailed. However, at the end of […]

Why concrete countertops are cool for bakers!

Concrete Crack Repair in London

Hit Channel 4 show The Great British Bake Off returns to our screens this autumn. Paul Hollywood, Prue Leith and Noel Fielding will be back alongside new face Matt Lucas. It’s likely to whip up another baking craze across the land, as it has done in previous years. So sales of baking ingredients and equipment […]

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 […]