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How do I care for Natural Stone?

Natural stone countertops, flooring, and fixtures require specific care to maintain their appearance over time. It's helpful to know what type of stone you have in your home to understand how to prolong its life span. For example, quartz surfaces contain resins that could become permanently burnt when exposed to heat. Follow these tips for

2021-05-12T11:18:25+00:00 May 10th, 2021|0 Comments

A First-Time Homeowner’s Guide to Kitchen and Bathroom Renovations

Kitchen and bathroom renovations add value to a home by enhancing your living space's functionality and aesthetic appeal. When you create a plan and hire a professional, these house updates can go smoothly and efficiently. This guide for the process of renovating your kitchen and bathroom will give you all the information you need to

2021-07-12T10:37:00+00:00 April 15th, 2021|0 Comments

Viscount White Granite

Viscount White Granite White kitchens look sleek and distinguished, and they're growing in popularity from year to year. This spike has come from certain countertop styles becoming more accessible thanks to materials that look the part at a more affordable price point. The shining star of the cool-colored kitchen movement is Viscount White granite. Viscount

2021-06-08T12:30:03+00:00 April 8th, 2021|0 Comments

Granite vs. Quartz

Stone surfaces provide your kitchen or bathroom with a timeless, luxurious aesthetic. Granite is a 100% natural material that is mined and cut for fabrication. On the other hand, quartz countertops contain crushed pieces of stone byproducts with a mix of polymer resin to hold it all together. Consider the granite vs. quartz pros and

2021-06-08T12:30:41+00:00 February 18th, 2021|0 Comments

Marble vs. Granite Countertops

When remodeling your home, consider a natural stone material for your bathroom and kitchen countertops. Whether you use marble or granite depends on your design preference. Both materials offer you various color and texture options. Use this guide to determine whether you should install granite or marble countertops. View Our Countertops Pros and Cons of Granite Granite is more

2020-11-12T13:53:22+00:00 March 18th, 2020|0 Comments

Quartz vs. Quartzite: What’s The Difference?

Quartz vs. Quartzite If you're in the market for new countertops, you've probably seen the names "Quartz" and "Quartzite" popping up in your searches. Although their names are similar, these two materials are actually quite different. What's the difference between quartzite and quartz? And how do you decide what's right for you? A few things,

2020-09-22T08:28:35+00:00 October 24th, 2019|0 Comments

Choose Your Fabricator Before Your Stone

Putting granite in your home is a big decision and quite possibly a big expense. Picking the right stone for you and your project can be an overwhelming task, but that is only half the equation. Don’t overlook picking the right fabricator. Even the most beautiful stone can be ruined by improper fabrication and installation.

2019-04-19T15:34:59+00:00 April 19th, 2019|0 Comments

Alternatives to White Marble Countertops

Alternatives to White Marble Countertops White marble is classic and timeless. Elegant Greek columns and powerful Roman walls gleam white in the sun, and white and gray-veined statues stand guard in art museums. For millennia, we've loved the soft, white-gray stone. Marble is mined around the world and graces monuments like India's glorious Taj Mahal and Turkey's

2021-06-08T12:32:05+00:00 December 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Lesher Kitchen Tour 2017 Details Updates

Kitchen Profile:   11 Banbury Road,  Hummelstown Home Built:  1976 Remodel:  2007 added cabinets to the island.   2016 added a spice cabinet above the sink along with new countertops. Perimeter countertop: Alaska White granite by Lesher Natural Stone, Quartz, & Tile Island countertop: Alaska White granite by Lesher Natural Stone, Quartz, & Tile Backsplash:  Tuscan tan

2019-02-19T08:48:58+00:00 December 11th, 2018|0 Comments