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Pros and Cons of Corian Shower Surrounds

If you’re shopping for a new shower surround, Corian Solid Surface is a great option. With custom sizes and no grout lines to worry about, it’s the ideal answer for your bathroom makeover.

How to Clean Quartz Countertops

Quartz countertop material is a tough, non-porous, chemically resistant, high-performance surface that elevates residential kitchen aesthetics with the natural beauty of quartz.

Granite Countertops – Can They Burn?

The simple answer is no, granite as a natural porous stone will not burn. Because it began as a liquid magma deep within the Earth, and over millions of years is cooled and compressed, it has a natural resistance to heat damage.

Porcelain Countertops Pros and Cons – 2022

Are Porcelain Countertops right for your home? Porcelain countertops are unique because of the printing on the surface. The patterns and colors are only on the top, so you can’t cut a rounded edge. Most people choose a simple square edge to keep the pattern and color.

Granite Countertops: What Are Resin-Impregnated Slabs?

Recent epoxy resin bonding technology improves the qualities of natural granite, ensuring that beautiful stone is now available on a larger scale at an affordable cost, and virtually free of defects.

What Are Porcelain Countertops – Pros and Cons?

Porcelain is generally made from a mixture of inorganic raw materials. In a heat and pressure sintering process the ingredients merge forming a strong bond.