Granite or Quartz: Which is right for you?

Granite and quartz are the most widely sought-out countertops when upgrading your kitchen or bathroom, but what are the differences really? Granite is a natural stone that is mined in various quarries, and cut into large slabs and sent to stone fabricators to make into countertops (among other things). Quartz is a man made product…

Engineered hardwood vs. solid hardwood: what’s the difference?

To try and answer this question I would first like to explain the term hardwood. Hardwood is any wood from a deciduous tree such as Oak, Cherry or Maple. (In contrast, soft wood comes from a coniferous tree  such as pine, spruce and cedar. Heartwood is from the center of any type of tree and…

What to do with those tricky corners: 3 cabinet solutions

Wherever you have a corner in a run of cabinetry, you must address it carefully.  There are a few options and you will have to decide which one works best for your space. One of the newest options that cabinet companies are offering is corner drawers. They look cool because they are the newest thing;…