We’ve compiled a list of chic gift ideas design-savvy minimalists are sure to love. Perfect for bringing a timeless elegance to their home or office, discover the best marble inspired accessories inspired by stylish monochromic designs. If you’re looking for a sure way to impress without breaking the bank, these ideas are just what you’re looking for as the perfect gift for any occasions.
Whether achieved through small accessories or large-scale renovations, the refined characteristic of marble has the ability to transform your entire home. Below are a few examples to demonstrate the creative handling of marble in upscale residences, giving each space a classic, modern and unique finish.
Stone tiles, no matter what type, in any room, is a beautiful touch and brings class to your home. While there are many advantages of natural stone, some may be concerned with its inclination to be slightly chilly, particularly in the winter months. There are ways to keep your stone tiles toasty warm. Natural […]
A great test for selecting granite for your kitchen countertops! Are you looking to select the stone for your kitchen countertops? Well there are two important factors you want to look for: absorbency and acid sensitivity. When picking granite you do NOT want one that is too absorbent, or one that is mixed with calcite […]
Proper care and maintenance of stone begins with the right stone selection. To begin it is important to carefully select your fabricator, as they should be able to assist you in choosing the appropriate stone for the environment it will be installed. In 1812 a German mineralogist devised the Mohs Scale of mineral hardness, based […]
Is sealing your stone floor a job you can do yourself, or should you hire a qualified professional to do it for you? Take into consideration the following pros and cons before making your decision. A do it yourself job will allow you to save on labor costs. However, you must consider the size […]
So you want some tips on how to keep your stone looking just as beautiful as when it was first installed? Natural stones may have a delicate chemical composition that could potentially interact in “strange” and damaging ways with any cleaning solutions that were not specifically formulated for the task. Once you know what to […]
Don’t Damage Your Marble Floor Stone floors add style and elegance to your home, but proper stone floor maintenance is essential for ensuring longevity. Etching, stains, scrapes and scratches are all avoidable if you take extra care to make sure that your floor is protected from house guests, pets and the elements. Here’s a list […]
Marble or Granite for my house? Marble and Granite are two of Mother Earth’s most beautiful rock formations. They’ve been used decoratively and functionally for thousands of years. Although they are formed by different geologic processes, they are both noted for their colours and patterns, which vary according to the minerals and sediments that were […]
Identify: a stain or etch It is important to first identify whether your marble is stained or etched. First, let’s compare staining vs. etching. Quite simply, if the affected area is darker than the natural stone’s colour, you have a stain. Alternatively, if the affected area is lighter than the natural stone’s colour, you have […]