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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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) […]

Six things to know before selecting marble kitchen worktops

Considerations Prior to Selecting a Marble Countertop for your Kitchen

Marble is one of the most sought-after materials on today’s market. Its gorgeous appearance gives it some serious clout. (This natural stone is also a popular bathroom choice.) But there are a few things you need to know before choosing these surfaces. There are different finishes You may think of marble as a purely polished […]

Balance kitchen countertops with a statement backsplash

Natural Stone Countertop and Backsplash Harmonics

You may not have previously thought about them much, but backsplashes can be great features. They make a statement and express individual personality. They may be functional, but that doesn’t make them necessarily uninspiring or boring. Indeed, it’s one part of your kitchen where you can have some fun with the design. And there are […]

Spring cleaning in the time of corona: further tips

Covid 19 (Corona) Home Deep Cleaning

April and May are clearly always the best times of year for spring cleaning. But, in 2020, this activity seems to have acquired a new significance. This time around, it’s about sanitising surfaces and spaces as well as removing the winter-long build-up of grime. We know we’ve mentioned this topic before, but there’s a lot […]

How quartz countertops have captured our hearts

Quartz and Natural Stone Countertop Restoration in London

There’s a reason why we call the kitchen the heart of the home. It’s where we cook, often eat, gather and socialise with family and friends. So it’s a room that deserves to be stylish as well as functional. One way of creating your dream room is with the addition of quartz countertops. These offer […]

Techniques for mending cracks in kitchen countertops

Kitchen Countertop Crack Repair in London

As the coronavirus crisis continues to keep us all indoors for far longer than we would be normally, our homes are increasingly the focal points of our lives. That means we’re more likely to notice things about where we live, especially rooms like the kitchen where we tend to spend a lot of time. Equally, […]

Could your kitchen do with a marble backsplash?

Marble Countertop Backsplash

There could be any number of reasons why you don’t feel able to fit full-length marble kitchen countertops. These could range from not having enough space to the expense. (No one would ever claim marble was a particularly cheap material.) However, marble is now used in homes in some pretty unexpected ways, for example as […]