Monthly archives:April 2015

Quartz vs. Granite: The Heat Issue

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  Quartz vs. granite. It’s a recurring countertop debate with a clear winner … even when it comes to heat and stain resistance. A New Leader in the Countertop Market Quartz is a relatively new countertop material, but it’s superior in every way to both stone slabs and laminates Its closest rival, granite, offers an aesthetic and heat resistance tha[...]

Four Steps to Selecting the Perfect Backsplash

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Matching your new quartz countertop with an appropriate backsplash takes a bit of home furnishing finesse. The backsplash – a panel behind the countertop that protects the wall from splashes – can greatly enhance the esthetic quality of both existing and newly remodeled kitchens. Ideally you should choose a material that accents the countertops without a[...]