Did you know that besides of polishing or honing granite or most of natural stone surfaces you can also antique finish them ?
It also called brushed finish or leather finish. The idea behind is to create textured surface on a face of stone that would mimic wrinkled and grooved leather sheet.
I will highlight 5 Basic problems and solutions for your granite counter tops in this blog to help you and guide you to right direction.
After a few years of having granite as your kitchen counter top system you might notice some changes that took place which caught your attention and trigger your concerns.
A lobby interior and design always represent buildings in the best or the worst ways. It serves as a signature and the first impression for its guests, workers, and residents. In downtown Chicago, every highrise building can compete for the best lobby
Starting from the late 90's Granite became the most popular luxurious countertop system in residential homes. Slowly but surely it replaced laminate and Corian tops due to its great durability and visual qualities.
This movement triggered the whole stone industry's infrastructure creating multiple amounts of granite fabrication shops and local stone suppliers. It became so accessible that even small garage-based shops could have an easy reach to jumbo size granite slabs. Which of cours
This distinctive red brick structure was built as a 45,000 sq ft family home for shoe manufacturer Joseph E. Tilt in 1914. The mansion originally had 14 bedrooms, 17 fireplaces, a library, ballroom, billiards room, wine cellar, and gym. The Salvation Army purchased the property in 1920 to house cadets in training. For Joseph, this building meant to represent his status of being a millionaire shoe manufacturer in the entire Chicago land. I personally would place this building into a shortlist
What is Travertine?
Travertine is a natural stone such as Marble, Granite, Onyx, Limestone, Slate etc. The key difference between Travertine and other natural stones lies in the formation of the rock, the hardness of the stone and the appearance. Travertine is