Marble and Granite's Blog

What is Quartzite?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Dec 01, 2016 @ 01:30 PM

 

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Tags: countertops, Quartzite, kitchen

A Time for Thanks

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Wed, Nov 23, 2016 @ 02:00 PM

Some elements of a traditional American Thanksgiving Dinner. Photo by Ben Franske. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International

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Tags: Thanksgiving

What's so great about Italian marble?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Nov 17, 2016 @ 03:00 PM

Sculpted out of Italian marble between 1501-1504, marble statue by Michelangelo’s “David” is a testament to the longevity of marble.  Photo by Jörg Bittner Unna. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

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Tags: marble, calacatta, Bianco Carrara, Calacatta Lincoln, statuario

New Color Trend "Poised" for Takeover

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Nov 10, 2016 @ 02:00 PM

Sherwin-Williams introduces Poised Taupe, the company’s 2017 Color of the Year. Poised Taupe pairs perfectly with shades of cream, white, and pearl.

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Tags: marble, granite, color trends, Bianco Carrara Premium, quartz, taupe, neutrals

Metropolitan Cabinets & Countertops Wins Prestigious Award with ColorQuartz from Marble and Granite, Inc.

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Tue, Nov 01, 2016 @ 02:00 PM

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Tags: ColorQuartz, Calacatta Novus

Building the Best Mudroom

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Oct 20, 2016 @ 08:30 AM

 Boston mudroom with slate tile floor by Jan Gleysteen Architects, Inc. Photo by Sam Gray.

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Tags: slate, flooring, walls

White done Right: The Timeless Beauty of White Marble

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Wed, Oct 12, 2016 @ 08:30 AM

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Tags: marble, Imperial Danby

Countertop Trends: Quartz Rocks!

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Wed, Oct 05, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

 Siberian White ColorQuartz countertops by Duncan Kitchen & Bath

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Tags: ColorQuartz, quartz, Siberian White

Does Marble Mix and Match With Granite?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Wed, Sep 28, 2016 @ 09:30 AM

This kitchen from Dalia Kitchen Design beautifully blends granite (Brown Antique) and marble (honed Imperial Danby) countertops in contrasting colors. Cabinetry by Christopher Peacock.

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Tags: marble, granite

Accentuate the Positive with Stone Accent Walls

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Fri, Sep 23, 2016 @ 09:00 AM

 

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Tags: Neolith, stone walls, accent wall