May 2013

An Impacting New Material: Neolith

May 28, 2013
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Top 10 Tips: Caring For Natural Stone Countertops

May 23, 2013

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Photo: Houzz by Marble and Granite, Inc.

Everyone knows that natural stone surfaces are beautiful. But not everyone knows how to care for them. At Marble and Granite, Inc., we get a lot of questions from our customers about proper care and maintenance of natural stone used for countertops, flooring, walls, and more. We’ve compiled our “Top 10 Tips” to help de-mystify the do’s and don'ts of living with natural stone.

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Why Online Pricing For Granite Countertops?

May 21, 2013
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Checked out the hottest club in town? Did you see Neolith?

May 16, 2013

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If you’ve not yet been to Club 342 , you’ve got to check it out! There may be no DJ “spinning” a pulsating beat from his Mac laptop or swanky cocktails with Elderflower liquor…or maybe there will be?

Club 342  is the new private “Designers Club” in the Boston Design Center  that’s available for designers to use for work, meetings, conferences, and even special events. Designed by Marcus Gleysteen Architects   and built by Sanford Custom Builders , the club was made possible through donations by several Boston area tradesmen and furnished and accessorized through generous donations from several BDC showrooms.

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Don’t Be Fooled! Know the facts about radon gas on your granite countertops.

May 15, 2013
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Neolith From The Size Makes a Big Impression at KBIS

May 09, 2013

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Featuring a large, gently curving rear wall comprised entirely of Neolith, The Size booth at last week’s Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS)  was abuzz over this unique, versatile material.

Showcasing how Neolith is ideal for countertops, cabinets, wall coverings, flooring, facades and so much more, the company’s display demonstrated what makes this material special. A ceramic made of 100-percent clay or sand, the material is resistant to scratching, stains, heat, fire, chemicals, cold, heat and even UV rays. Neolith  is a hygienic surface that’s extremely low-maintenance and easy to clean. It also stands up to high traffic, continuing to look like new for a lifetime.

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Caesarstone Unveils Five Fabulous New Colors

May 07, 2013

This past weekend at the annual Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), Caesarstone showcased their latest additions to the Classico™ Collection. Inspired by some of the world’s most beautiful natural marble, the new colors feature a unique blend of earthy tones and delicately infused veins. The five new hues include…

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The Price is Right: Demystifying the cost of your kitchen countertops project

May 02, 2013

Of course you want the best “deal” when making any purchase. This is especially, and understandably, true when it comes to home remodeling or construction projects. Yes, shopping around is important, but don’t assume that the cheapest price is always the best choice.

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