quartz Archives - Flagstaff Design Center

Mixing up countertop materials!

On August 15th, 2014, posted in: beautiful, Granite, ideas, Latest News by 0 Comment

Some of customers tend to fall in love with one material to use for all of their counter tops and some choose a unique mixture of materials to spice up any mundane kitchen. Here are inspiring images of transitional  kitchens that use different counter top materials throughout the kitchen. Contemporary Kitchen by Winnipeg Home Builders Maric Homes For..

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Marble alternatives with minimal maintenance!

On June 17th, 2014, posted in: Latest News by 0 Comment

Quartz products are developing to look more like natural marble but without the hassle of the surface etching, scratching, staining or having a patina over time. Multiple quartz manufacturers are inspired by the beauty of marble and have created products that look similar to natural marble. Here are some examples of the natural marble and..

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Beautiful Contemporary Home, Flagstaff

Admittedly, contemporary design is not abundant in Flagstaff, a town where quaintness and rusticity can be found around almost every corner. Therefore, it can be refreshing to see minimal lines, clean light, and soft colors in residential design. It stands in contrast to the surrounding wild landscape and the charm of typical Flagstaff decor. Please..

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Before & After: A Kitchen Story

Are you considering a remodel or looking for some inspirational images for a future project? Either way, check out one of our recent kitchen designs for tips and tricks! The Existing Design Problems: Our client desired an updated kitchen with granite counter-tops for aesthetic and functional reasons (no grout lines to clean!), and updated storage..

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Types of Tops for Your Counter Top!

So you want to get new counter tops, but you’re confused as to what kind will be best for you. There are four main options to chose from and which of those that will work best for you all depend on your preferences of durability, aesthetics, and place of use.   Laminate Unfortunately, laminate counter..

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The Nine New Colors of Caesarstone

On February 20th, 2013, posted in: Latest News, Tips by 0 Comment

When it comes to counter tops, which material do you prefer? If you haven’t considered quartz, you might want to!   Caesarstone is the original and is amongst the most popular brands of quartz manufacturers. Caesarstone guarantees a strong, scratch resistant, and non-porous surface that is resistant to absorbing stains, mildew, and mold. It is a low..

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Surface Trends 2013

On January 25th, 2013, posted in: Latest News by 0 Comment

Counter top trends are starting to pull away from the traditional granite look and pushing towards more subtle designs. The modern elements found in Samsung’s Radianz Quartz such as the metallic fleck found in the Noble Collection or a stark white design with no directional patterns are becoming increasingly popular. “Whatever the trend, Samsung’s Radianz Quartz products..

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Make your Kitchen into a Celebrity Kitchen

On November 27th, 2012, posted in: Granite, Tips, Uncategorized by 0 Comment

Take a sneak peak into some Celebrity Kitchens to get inspiration for your new kitchen. It is fun to see how the kitchen’s reflect their personalities.  Who are you most like?   Angelina Jolie’s sexy contemporary kitchen using quartz countertops and sleek white cabinets. Ricky Martin’s spanish flair paradise. A huge work Island surrounded by tons..

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Motivo by CasesarStone

On October 10th, 2012, posted in: Latest News by 0 Comment

Caesarstone Motivo is a quartz product that features a sculpted, patterned surface achieved using a technology developed by Caesarstone. It is suitable for both residential and commercial applications and offers the strength and durability of the original Caesarstone quartz surfaces. Motivo  is available in large slab sizes to deliver a contemporary, low maintenance and grout-free alternative to traditional patterned surface..

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Going for a Contemporary Look? Try Quartz

On September 4th, 2012, posted in: quartz by 0 Comment

If you are remodeling and want to use stone countertops, quartz can be a great alternative if you don’t prefer the rustic look of granite. Because it’s man-made, there is a quartz to suit just about every taste imaginable. To learn more about quartz countertops and how they’re made, click here. Or to see a..

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