I have always loved Menhir. Whether this is because of their connection to Asterix’s best pal, the menhir sculptor Obelix or because of their form signalling towards a time long forgotten. Indeed, it seems that the theories that abound trying to explain the significance of the menhirs are almost as numerous as the stones themselves. Menhirs are large upright standing stones, which can be found singularly or as part of much larger groups. They are spread across Europe, Africa and Asia, though most densely in Ireland, Britain and Brittany where […]
Kitchen units may come in standard sizes but kitchens certainly don’t! Particularly in older properties, the shape and size of the kitchen may vary enormously from one home to the next. Bespoke kitchen wortktops allow you to make the most of your kitchen space, whether you’re dealing with a narrow galley kitchen or have space to spread out. Create unusual shapes At Surrey Marble and Granite, we can create high-quality stone worktops in any size or shape, giving you more flexibility and choice. This is ideal for making the […]
Granite is a popular stone used in and around the home, such as kitchen worktops and flooring. Replacing wooden worktops sometime after the Second World War due to fears of hygiene and cleaning, it is now granite worktops have become one of the most commonly used for kitchen worktops. However it has many other uses than just in the home.