Yearly Archives: 2014

Marble kitchen worktops – the pros & cons

Ever since man dug into the earth beneath his feet and realised this elegant material exists within the very ground, we have sought to extract marble, and to use it in our homes: as floors, stairways, columns and now, increasingly, in the kitchen. Whichever way you shape it, marble has featured in the kitchens from… Read more »

Granite or quartz for kitchen worktops?

If you are embarking on a kitchen re-design, one of the major decisions you will have to make is what material to choose for your kitchen countertops.  For many years, granite has been the chosen material – elegant, unique, stylish, durable.  However, more recently, people have considered modified quartz has been put forward as a… Read more »