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CaesarStone Countertops – Pros and Cons

CaesarStone is a form of engineered stone—an artificial material that combines multiple sources of crushed stone into one continuous surface. It’s a very popular choice for surfaces in kitchens; especially countertops and other work surfaces. If you’re looking at installing new countertops, there are a wide variety of materials to choose from, so, to help [...]

By | November 2nd, 2016|

Why Quartz Countertops are a Better Option for Most Homeowners than Laminate

The fact that even the highest quality plastic laminate work surfaces are considerably cheaper than engineered quartz countertops is the biggest reason that they are still enormously popular with homeowners who are not keen on spending a fortune to refurbish their kitchen. Furthermore, they can be installed by competent DIYers without any outside assistance, something [...]

By | December 14th, 2015|

How to Work Out the Total Cost When Installing Granite Countertops

Homeowners who are considering installing new granite countertops in their kitchens and bathrooms may be wondering what the total cost of doing so would be. Whilst it is relatively easy to obtain prices for the raw materials themselves, the extra costs involved are a little harder to anticipate. In this short article, we have attempted [...]

By | December 7th, 2015|

Caesarstone Countertops: Why Cheaper Options Pale in Comparison

If you are thinking about renovating your kitchen or bathroom, and replacing your current countertops with high quality surfaces, we, along with many other industry professionals, think that Caesarstone countertops are your best choice. People from all over the world have installed countertops made from this manufacturer’s composite quartz in their homes and there are [...]

By | December 1st, 2015|

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Marble Countertops

Marble countertops can be found in homes across the country. Given their enduring popularity it is perhaps surprising that many people are unaware of all the facts about buying and living with surfaces made from this undeniably beautiful natural stone. If you are thinking about choosing marble for your kitchen or bathroom countertops, the following [...]

By | November 24th, 2015|

Common Misconceptions About Marble Countertops

Marble has been used for countertops since the days of ancient Rome. It’s an ageless design option that continues to attract and enchant due to its beauty, versatility, functionality and durability. However, certain myths and misconceptions have arisen around marble as a countertop material that need to be addressed. So for the sake of setting [...]

By | July 24th, 2015|

A Few Questions We Commonly Receive Relating to Quartz Countertops

Although everybody who sees our quartz countertops agrees that they are a thing of beauty, not every homeowner is completely sure how they will perform in the kitchen or indeed, what exactly quartz is. If you have always fancied installing a gorgeous quartz work surface in your kitchen but would like to know more about [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|

A Few of Our Top Tips to Help You Choose the Colour of Your New Caesarstone Countertops

Caesarstone countertops come in a dizzying array of colours: everything from “pure white” to “chocolate truffle” to “jet black”. Deciding exactly which colour will fit in best with your new, existing or remodeled Toronto kitchen is ultimately up to you, but you may find the following suggestions helpful in simplifying the colour selection process. If [...]

By | July 4th, 2015|

6 Biggest No-No’s When Buying Granite Countertops

Granite countertops continue to be very popular in Toronto homes and all around the world. Rated 6 on the Mohs scale of mineral hardness, just behind quartz, it is a beautiful natural material that provides a very durable surface in the kitchen. However, if you want to make sure that you get the best quality [...]

By | June 23rd, 2015|