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Granite worktops and hot pans problems

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At RSC, we’re often asked about hot pots and pans and granite surfaces, so here we thought we’d look into this issue and the potential associated risks in a little more detail. The risks explained Wondering whether you can place a hot pan directly on a granite countertop from the hob? Essentially, you should understand […]

What are the pros and cons of bathroom granite countertops?

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Modern bathroom vanity units and countertops come in a huge range of different colours, sizes and materials. That’s especially true when you consider the latest fabrication and cutting techniques. But if you’re wondering about the latter, granite remains a popular choice. And it’s not hard to see why. So if you thought granite was only […]

How long will my granite countertops last?

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If you’re considering granite for your kitchen worktops, we can’t say we blame you! This natural stone has a rich beauty all its own, and a timeless appeal. In total, there are some 20 shades of this substance around, so there will be one that fits in perfectly with the flooring, walls and cabinetry in […]

The popular kitchen trend that may not be all-white after all

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On the hunt for kitchen colour inspiration? While you may be tempted by a classic all-white look, be aware that some designers are starting to say that this is no longer the shade of the moment to go for – even though its popularity has endured for decades. Don’t ditch it completely However, that doesn’t […]

What is the best way to look after rough granite stairs?

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Granite is a natural stone that’s well known for its elegance and longevity. And it has a distinct pattern of small flecks of different coloured minerals. One option for steps inside and out which you may not have considered is ‘rough’ granite. This comes in various colours and textures, and strongly resists the chipping and […]

This year’s popular trends for granite countertops

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Granite has been a prestigious choice for countertops in kitchens and bathrooms since the 1980s. Clearly, affordability and technological processes have improved immeasurably since then. Yet granite remains hugely popular. That’s thanks to its elegant appearance and low-maintenance durability. (It’s also less porous than marble. Equally, it’s less vulnerable to etching and staining, making it […]

Why granite could be the perfect choice for your bathroom

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Granite’s current (and increasing) popularity is hardly surprising when you consider this natural stone’s timeless elegance, and its blend of practicality and luxury. Interestingly, many people reckon you can’t use this material in a bathroom. But, actually, that’s a misapprehension. So there are a number of reasons why granite could be absolutely right for your […]

What are the hottest kitchen trends for 2022?

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It may seem hard to believe, but we’re into the final quarter of this year. So, already, design experts are starting to look forward to 2022 and identify interiors trends for that most important room in the house, the kitchen. Here, we look at some of them. Statement metal hoods This trend looks set to […]

Edgy! What’s the best way of finishing off my kitchen countertops?

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Customers often ask us for advice about how best to complete the look of their kitchen. This room is, after all, the heart of any home. Clearly, deciding which material to have in your worktops in this space is a big decision when it comes to overall appearance. A lot will depend on how you […]

Where does limestone come from?

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Limestone is a natural stone that’s hewn from the ground in large slabs or chunks. It comes into being over thousands of years from the build-up of debris on the sea bed. So it mainly comprises crushed shells, with some minerals and sand included, along with, sometimes, parts of coral reefs. Limestone-rich areas in the […]