Why Marble Kitchen Countertops Are a Great Idea

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Does your kitchen look uninspired our out-of-date? Many people consider the kitchen to be the most important room in the home, so it only makes sense that you’d want to invest in the kitchen of your dreams. But with the average kitchen remodel costing over $22,000, most families don’t get to update their kitchen as […]

Your Guide to Selecting Bathroom Countertops

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Assuming your roof, basement, and electrical are all in order, bathroom renovations offer one of the best returns on investment. Of course, deciding on a bathroom renovation still leaves a lot of things up in the air. Do you go with porcelain tiles or stone? Should the fixture match the rest of the house or […]

How to Choose Vanity Tops for Your Bathroom

How To Choose Vanity Tops For Your Bathroom

Well, it’s time for a bathroom makeover, and you’re still envisioning your desired style. Whether you want a modern or traditional style, everything needs to connect. This means your shower floor, toilet, bathtubs, vanity, and vanity tops must have a flowing design. One of the essential parts are the vanity tops, also known as bathroom […]

5 Best Kitchen Designs for Entertaining

5 Best Kitchen Designs For Entertaining

Entertaining guests can be tricky when you’re also in charge of feeding them. Sometimes your space isn’t conducive for both things because of this. With some modern twists though, you can get your favorite space up to speed. And keep your guests happy as well. Here are some of the best kitchen designs we’ve found, […]

8 Types of Countertops You Should Consider

8 Types Of Countertops You Should Consider

Are you looking to upgrade your kitchen style? Well, a new kitchen countertop is a great way to add style (and space) to the room you cook, unwind, and entertain in. By installing a new countertop, you can transform your kitchen from drab to fab and wow family and guests. Want a new kitchen countertop […]

Top 6 Stone Countertops That Will Never Lose Their Gleam

Top 6 Stone Countertops That Will Never Lose Their Gleam

Your kitchen and bathroom need a countertop that sustains a lot of mess and impact, but also looks attractive. This is why so many homeowners choose stone counters. To ensure you’re getting your money’s worth, you need to find stone countertops that last. You also want to make sure they will keep their fresh appearance […]

Durability: Why Quartz Counters are Best For Homes with Kids

Durability: Why Quartz Counters Are Best For Homes With Kids

As a responsible homeowner, you take renovations very seriously. You know that making the right style and design choices can affect the value of your home. When it comes to your kitchen renovation, you are probably considering which kind of countertop to install. If you have kids running around your home on a regular basis, […]

Top 8 Kitchen Trends of 2018

Top 8 Kitchen Trends Of 2018

Back in the day, kitchens used to be afterthoughts. Now they frequently serve as the backdrop for entertaining guests and spending quality time with family. Because of this, remodeling costs for kitchens are on the rise. While a popular thing to do, remodeling your kitchen can be a stressful and unnerving situation. This is mostly […]

5 Countertop Ideas for Your Minimalist Kitchen Design

5 Countertop Ideas For Your Minimalist Kitchen Design

The kitchen is one of the most stressful areas of your home. Every day, you struggle to get the cooking and cleaning done before the day ends. A minimalist kitchen design would help ease the anxiety that even thinking about your kitchen causes. To understand minimalism in kitchen design, we must first understand minimalism itself. […]

2017 Kitchen Trends That Will Continue into 2018

2017 Kitchen Trends That Will Continue Into 2018

When you’re working on a kitchen remodel, you want everything to come out perfectly in the end. But selecting all the right elements for your new kitchen can be tedious and time-consuming because of all the choices. You’ll have to decide on everything from the kitchen sink and drawers to the countertops you like best.The […]

Turning Outdated Kitchens into Magazine Worthy Custom Kitchens (On a Budget!)

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Do you ever find yourself staring at your kitchen hoping you could make it look a bit more modern? Is the linoleum countertop just not doing it for you anymore? Well, don’t fret. Most homeowners shy away from updating their kitchens because of the financial burden commonly associated with custom renovations. However, custom kitchens don’t […]

From Countertops to Kitchen Cabinet Doors, Important Changes to Consider in a Kitchen Remodel

From Countertops To Kitchen Cabinet Doors, Important Changes To Consider In A Kitchen Remodel

There are key areas of your home you can improve to increase your property value, and the kitchen is one of them.  In fact, it’s probably the most renovated part of the household for most homeowners. About 79% of home remodels are done to the kitchen, which goes to show its popularity. But what type […]

Important Details to Consider When Choosing Granite Tops for Your Kitchen

Important Details To Consider When Choosing Granite Tops For Your Kitchen

After years of marble being the top choice for kitchen counters, granite tops are becoming the material pros and families are choosing. Given that its more durable and won’t scratch, its a smart choice whether you’re remodeling or building your house. Perhaps you’re still choosing between materials for your kitchen. There are a lot of […]

Edges: The Perfect Finish to your Countertop Project

Edges: The Perfect Finish To Your Countertop Project

Our Edge Selection An Ogee Flat Edge, with a piece of Half Bullnose laminated underneath Selecting a natural stone for your countertops can be a long, rewarding process.  You’ve searched for the perfect color countertops and slab and finally have it, now what? Edges are a perfect way to complement your granite or quartz color […]

Kitchen Backsplash: What is it and Why is it Important?

Kitchen Backsplash: What Is It And Why Is It Important?

Traditional Tile vs. Natural Stone  Adding tile or stone to the walls of a kitchen or bathroom vastly enhances the aesthetic of your space.  Backsplash refers to the wall space between the countertops and the cabinets.  Most commonly, a tile or stone is applied not only for good looks but also to protect your walls.  […]

Welcome to our Blog

Welcome To Our Blog

Welcome to the International Granite and Stone Blog! Here, we’ll be posting pictures and articles about recent projects we’ve completed, for your viewing pleasure. For 15 years, we’ve worked diligently to earn your trust and support.  Through our time and dedication to the job, to our timely arrival and courteous employees, International Granite & Stone has […]