The kitchen is the heart of the home and for modern families it’s a busy space. As a nation, we are doing an increased amount of our socialising in the kitchen and want more from the space. Combined kitchen/dining areas open up the possibilities from coffee and a chat to full meals with friends. However, if everything is on display, it needs to look its best. This is a key reason why house proud Brits are choosing marble worktops as their kitchen centrepieces.
Stone is weather resistant and incredibly durable, making it ideal for outdoor use. It does still need some care though, to keep it looking its best.
Marble has long been held as a luxurious stone that has been used in decadent ways, such as sculptures and creating masterpieces such as the Pantheon. These days, marble is becoming more common in the home, as is marble-effect stone. While marble is popular, there are many advantages to having marble-effect surfaces over marble, some of which will be discussed below. Stones used for marble-effect worktops There are many different stones that can be used for marble-effect worktops and tiles, including quartz, granite, porcelain and ceramic. These stones and […]