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The Many Uses of Neolith: Furniture

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Sep 03, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

Ultra slim Neolith surfacing is an excellent material for kitchen and bath countertops. But its uses don’t stop there. It’s also great for flooring, cabinet faces, interior wall cladding, exterior facades and…believe it or not…even furniture.

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Farm-to-Table? How About Quarry-to-Countertop?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Aug 27, 2015 @ 04:27 PM

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Marble Care: Easier Than You Think

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Aug 20, 2015 @ 10:42 AM

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Where in the World is Pietra del Cardosa?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Aug 13, 2015 @ 09:19 AM

 

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New Patterns from ColorQuartz

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Fri, Aug 07, 2015 @ 11:07 AM

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The Longevity of Quartz Countertops

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Fri, Jul 24, 2015 @ 10:39 AM

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Have You Thought About Turkish Marble?

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Fri, Jul 17, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

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Summertime Means Outdoor Kitchen Time!

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Jul 09, 2015 @ 02:04 PM

After the New England winter we had this past year, we know you’re ready to bring on the outdoors now that summer is here. For many, this means the addition of an outdoor kitchen!


Outdoor kitchen by Christopher Grubb, Arch-Interiors Design Group featuring a Costa Smeralda granite countertop. Photo by Greg Weiner. 

If you’re looking into options, we know you have many questions. Specifically, you need to know which materials will stand up to the elements through all the elements and the changing seasons we experience in this part of the world. One of the most important elements of your outdoor kitchen is the countertop. Here’s a primer of the various options available, along with some pros and cons to help you decide:

Granite Slabs

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The Allure of Greek Marble

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Jul 02, 2015 @ 04:08 PM

Although Greece and the country’s escalating debt crisis is front-page news these days, it’s hard to think about Greece and not think about the nation’s rich history of marble quarrying. In fact, some of the most popular natural stone materials we offer at Marble and Granite, Inc. originate from Greece. Though the country’s financial future may be uncertain, there is no doubt about the beauty found beneath the earth in the form of the world’s most beautiful marble.

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Create Your Own Work of Art With Bianco Statuario

Posted by Gian Luca Fiori on Thu, Jun 25, 2015 @ 04:58 PM

Once reserved for the interiors of grand palaces and estates, today white marbles such as Bianco Statuario are readily available and add the perfect touch of elegance to homes, restaurants, hotels, offices, lobbies, shopping malls, restaurants, cruise ships, building exteriors, and more.

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