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Marble Countertops- Dare I?

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Marble Countertops- Dare I? It is NO secret that I LOVE marble countertops! I mean, really!  What’s not to love? The pros just make me happy! Nature’s colors Beautiful movement found in veining Having a work of art in your home Cool surface for baking (Not that I do much of that!) Stands up to heat Adds warmth and […]

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Stone Slabs from India, with Love!

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I just returned from India last night and wanted to share the trip Indian stone takes from the stone quarries to the end users of stone. India is filled with craftsmen and artists who can take a block of marble and turn it into a palace- or a sculpture. It was so inspiring! When I arrived […]

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Pros & Cons: Soapstone

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I’ve talked a lot about marble and quartzite lately and feel like soapstone is feeling so sad and left out. I I really do love to use soapstone for countertops indoors and outdoors because soapstone is gorgeous- if you are looking for a countertop in the gray family! The colors range from light gray to dark […]

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Hitting the Slab Yard

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Yep! I hit the slab yard today. In. The. Hot. Sun. My goal (which I accomplished-Yahoo!) was to select several slabs for two different projects. One home in Newport Beach needed slabs for the kitchen, powder room and the master bathroom. A West Hollywood home needed slabs for the kitchen, master bathroom, guest bathroom and laundry room. I know […]

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