10 Countertop Materials to Consider for your KITCHEN! Round up of material choices and pros + cons
The kitchen renovation is scheduled and now you have to get down to deciding on your countertop and everything else. The choices for kitchen countertops is intimidating to say the least, right? How do you know what the best materials are? How can you make sure you’re up to speed on the best choices?
Welcome to the 5th installment of What We're Loving! Each month, we'll be sharing all the inspiring home decor and trends we've stumbled upon and felt compelled to share this month. Check back every month to see what's inspiring us. Upgraded Bunk Beds The double bunk beds your dad made for you back in the day do not stand up to the upgraded bunks we are seeing today. And you can forget about a tiny twin mattress. These beds are rocking Full and Queen mattresses and are even built into the walls! Princess comforters have been replaced with mature linen bedding. Via Becki Owens Via My Scandinavian Home Via Domino Via Studio Mcgee Via Becki Owens A New Take on Christmas Tree Decorations What ever happened to a simple Christmas tree with a specialized theme? Red & white tinsel? Rainbow colored lights? A ornaments you've purchased over the years at random places you've visited? Well, these Christmas Tree Decorators are changing up the game. Boho Christmas Tree Via The House Of Hood A floating Christmas tree Via Erena Tepaa Pampas Grass Christmas Tree Via Elari Events Via Ten Point Floral Design A Floral Christmas Tree Fit For Spring Via Martha Stewart Stylish at home gyms When the gyms are closed, we get crafty with our at home gym decor. From wall paper to chandeliers, these ideas have us inspired to work out more! Via Self Via Stagg Design Wall mounted grid via Design Milk Via NY Times Source Via Jenny Reimold Green Marble For the kitchen Via Twitter For the bathroom Via Pinterest Welcome to the Spa (AKA your bathroom!?) Via Emily Henderson
You guys have been curious and I've been getting emails direct messages with questions about them ever since. I thought today was a good day to share my thoughts on them with you all. Here's my butcher block counter top review one year later.
If you want to go green, you might want to check out IceStone for your kitchen counters (or other surfaces). Manufactured in Brooklyn from recycled glass and concrete (therefore removing them from the wastestream), IceStone is a great alternative and a remarkably forward thinking company to boot (it’s dedicated to creating products that “foster a sustainable environment.” They’ve even received the prestigous Cradle to Cradle Silver Certification).
This is the second time that we’ve been able to pick out kitchen counters for our homes in the past year, so as someone who loves making those decisions it turns out moving around has it’s benefits 🙂 We approached each time a little differently, and have learned some tips from experience and from the...
Bordeaux granite kitchen countertops are Typhoon, Crema, Sienna, Netuno, Monte Carlo, River Bordeaux, Chocolate Bordeaux, and Fire Bordeaux.
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Do you love the look of marble countertops? Consider quartz that looks like marble for a maintenance free and affordable marble alternative.#quartzcountertops #kitchenremodel #marblequartz
Don't like your countertops? Save yourself a ton of money by trying one of these incredible (and super affordable) DIY countertop ideas!
In our very first home we were lucky (or unlucky depending on how you look at it) to have beautiful marble countertops in the kitchen and both bathrooms. It was definitely a selling point when we bought our home and we really love how they look however, over the past two years we’ve notice