• 4/28/2021 1:35 PM

Tips on Polishing Your Granite Countertops

Although granite is a very durable material, it still needs to be properly cleaned, sealed and polished to keep its true beauty. Here are some tips on how to properly polish your granite countertops.

  • 4/21/2021 1:03 PM

Natural vs. Ceramic Tile

 When looking to start a tile project in your home, you will notice that there are two types of tile; natural and ceramic. Both of these tile materials provide different benefits, yet act the same. Here are the differences between natural stone and ceramic tile! 

  • 4/14/2021 11:17 AM

UPDATED: Outdoor kitchens and grilling for Summer

It takes some planning and research for what type of outdoor countertop material to use for an outdoor kitchen or grill area. The countertop needs to be very durable and require little maintenance. So, today we will discuss some of the best choices for outdoor countertops.

  • 4/7/2021 11:15 AM

Why Granite is a Top Countertop Choice

 Granite  is one of the most popular choices when it comes to countertop materials due to its unique beauty, its durability and the fact that it is 100 percent natural. Here, we discuss why granite is the perfect choice when it comes to countertops! 

  • 3/31/2021 9:50 AM

2021 Tile Trends

ust like pretty much every home decor, there are certain styles, colors and overall tile designs that are trending this year. Here, we detail some of the current tile trends homeowners are going crazy over!

  • 3/24/2021 11:37 AM

Man-Made vs. Natural Marble: What’s the Difference?

Marble offers a variety of benefits far beyond its natural look. But when finalizing your decision, you might ask yourself whether you should buy real marble countertops or man-made marble. Here, we discuss the difference between the two to help you choose the right material for you! 

  • 3/17/2021 9:42 AM

GMS in the Werks: Parkwood

Check out this cool project we recently finished up at Parkwood Retirement Center in Shenandoah, Iowa!

  • 3/10/2021 9:50 AM

Quartzite vs. Quartz

Although quartz and quartzite sound similar in name, they are actually in fact different from each other, oftentimes confusing retailers when they have to make a decision. Here, we discuss the differeneces between these two countertop materials. 

  • 3/3/2021 11:35 AM

Versatility of Natural Stone in Commercial Spaces

Natural stone can help commercial spaces reach their LEED status, a ‘wow’ factor, an elegance and a seamless design throughout the entire building. These are some of the best commercial spaces that can benefit from implementing natural stone into their design and remodel.

  • 2/24/2021 11:10 AM

How Natural Stone Is Repaired

Even if you take excellent care of your stone, you may run into a problem that requires natural stone repair. If that is the case, here is what to expect.

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