If you’re anything like us here at Menzie Stone Company, you wait eagerly every year for Pantone to reveal its selection for Color of the Year. We were pleased to learn that their pick for 2020 is Classic Blue, a timeless shade that can be applied almost anywhere in your space without fear of becoming quickly outdated. Let’s look at a few ways you can use this stunning, deep blue to bring new life into your home with the new year!
While stone is always a great material choice for new countertops, have you ever considered installing it in slab form as a backsplash? Check out these reasons why interior designers can’t stop talking about slab backsplashes, and why you should consider it for your next home renovation!
Once you’ve chosen your dream countertops, the search begins for the perfect cabinet paint to complete your vision. But sometimes, it can be hard to know where to start. Should they completely match? Or is too much contrast off-putting? Is it best to be somewhere in the middle? Here, we’ll go over a few basic style combinations to get your space looking fresh and put together!
Emerging from the depths of cubicles and vending machines are new design trends intended to increase productivity and well-being. Today, offices are filled with modern designs and employee amenities suited for employer and employee expectations. With biophilia being the forefront of design, the workplace is incorporating more natural materials… like stone! Explore these most popular stone office trends for 2019!
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.
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.