• 4/1/2020 10:08 AM

What Space Works for Each Stone

A great way to incorporate a unique and stylish piece is with a natural stone element. You can do this with a countertop, fireplace, stone wall or other stone features.

  • 2/26/2020 9:19 AM

Incorporating Natural Stone Into Your Backsplashes

When you are redesigning your kitchen it is important to make sure that all of the individual elements come together seamlessly. This means that the countertops, backsplash, hardware, appliances and furniture all work alongside each other to create one, cohesive space. Sometimes it can be difficult to incorporate color, textures or patterns without having two pieces clash or fight with each other for the spotlight.

  • 2/5/2020 9:19 AM

Natural Stone Trends 2020

With the year in full swing, we can look back on past trends and determine what may be leading the market in 2020.

  • 12/11/2019 10:51 AM

PT 3: Igneous stones

There are two common types of igneous stones on the market that GMS Werks offers homeowners and commercial spaces! 

  • 11/20/2019 8:18 AM

PT 1: Metamorphic stones

There are four different types of metamorphic natural stone slabs that GMS Werks offers to clients! 

  • 9/11/2019 9:54 AM

Updated: Quartz

There is nothing like finding the perfect material to use in your home or business. However there are so many options to choose from, which can make the process daunting and confusing. So how do you choose? 

  • 6/19/2019 12:13 PM

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.

  • 6/5/2019 12:52 PM

A checklist for natural stone slabs

Hand selecting stone slabs is one of the most important components to meeting a buyer’s expectations. The purchaser should hand select the specific stone slab or slabs that they want to purchase, which then need to be tagged with the purchasers information.

  • 1/3/2018 2:10 PM

Using Tile To Accent Your Home

Tile is a design alternative to paint and wallpaper, and adding tile to a wall for accent can transform your room and add some dimension to your living space. Accent walls can serve as a focal point or can be used to highlight a certain part of the room such as a fireplace or bathtub.

  • 10/18/2017 6:00 AM

Choosing The Best Natural Stone : Office/Retail Space

We are continuing our blog series on choosing the best natural stone for different aspects of natural stone for your home. This week up on the blog, we are talking office or retail space. Whether you are in the planning stages of your office/retail space or you are looking to give your space a facelift, natural stone is the way to go.

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