As one of the most hard-working features in a home, your sink should be both functional and reflective of your home’s style. Whether you’re the go-to party host or hostess or your family’s resident home chef, there is a sink that will keep you in sync with your space. Check out these common sink types and the best places to use them!
When space is limited, it may seem there’s no room for design options. However, that’s not always the case! Smaller rooms usually lack surface area, but design and function can play a vital role in creating an illusion of a larger space. Check out our answers to some common questions on how to feel less small in an even smaller space… with the use of your stone!
Laundry rooms have become a hub for all families, a central spot for muddy shoes and bubble wars. With an ever-growing laundry list comes the need to renovate and make one of the most important rooms in the house relatively indestructible. What better way to accomplish this goal than with the use of stone? Check out these tips for the best stone and design options for your laundry room!
Summer’s here, and you know what that means… it’s island time! Of course, we mean sandy toes and warm weather, but it doesn’t stop there. Are you ready to dive into upgrading your kitchen island? To most, an island is secluded, but to us, the word means almost the exact opposite; it means the heart of the kitchen. According to the National Association of Home Builders, 76 percent of homebuyers consider a central island essential to the kitchen. So, what’s stopping you from gaining one or renovating the one you have?
Outdoor kitchens are the perfect opportunity to seamlessly blend the comfort of your home with the relaxing serenity of nature. The only stressful part of the process is deciding on the right material for your dream countertop. Natural (or natural-looking) stone seems only fitting to make any outdoor space come to life, but which one is best for the job? It depends on your style and involvement! Read on to discover our top selections for crafting your own patio paradise.
When picking out the perfect countertop, a lot of time is spent selecting the material and desired pattern of the stone as a whole. With excitement in the air, details often get overlooked, and renovators rarely consider the finishing touches, such as edges! Since countertops, whether in the kitchen, living room, bathroom or laundry room, get touched often, it’s important to consider edge options for both aesthetic purposes and functional benefits. From eased to ogee, a well-developed edge can show off a stone’s beauty, complete any room design and add overall value to your space. Check out all of the edges options we offer to see which is the right one for your space!
To seal or not to seal? That’s the most common question for owners of natural stone countertops. Ask a couple of people whether you should seal your countertop, and you get a couple of different answers. However, there’s a good reason for this range of opinions...not all countertops need to be sealed! Check out this easy guide to sealing as well as tips and tricks to make your countertops look flawless.
Spring is finally in the air, and there’s nothing more refreshing than adding a new look for the new season. Tuck away your wool blankets and dark colors, and spring into a fresh feel. It can be a challenge to revamp your space (especially with spring cleaning upon us), but we’ve come up with some fun, easy ways to get your home sprung.
Granite, marble, quartz… With all of the options out there, it can be difficult to choose a stone for your counters! There are pros and cons to all of the options from color choices to durability to purchase and upkeep costs. So how do you pick the perfect stone?
Our team at Menzie Stone Company is made up of great people who help us serve our customers excellently. Our Store Manager, Van Washington, has been a part of our family for a total of 19 years, where he has gained invaluable experience and knowledge of our industry, as well as developed close relationships with our contractors and customers. We recently sat down with Van to get to know him a little better.
Out with the old, in with the new! If you're struggling with how to update your kitchen in a fresh, modern way, we're here to help clear up some of the confusion. Check out our top three picks of design trends that are gaining popularity for 2019.
At Menzie, we want your project to come out exactly the way you envision it! Our state-of-the-art Slabsmith technology allows us to combine your space's specific measurements and the stone you’ve hand-selected from our warehouse to show you exactly what your finished project will look like in your home - before it's installed!