Whether it’s cooking, socializing, or design trends, kitchens are where the action is. Two-tone cabinetry, where some of the cabinets are finished in a different colour or material, is showing up all over the place—and with good reason. It’s versatile and stylish, and, because you needn’t cover all surfaces in the same material, can have…
Onyx is a stunning translucent stone that creates drama when underlit or backlit. It makes a dramatic backsplash or wall feature. Because it is a porous, soft stone, it scratches easily so it better used for lower-traffic areas.
A calcareous stone, onyx is formed when dissolved limestone redeposits and forms new stone. It is a soft stone, which is why most onyx slabs are supported with a mesh backing. Typically, onyx is sealed when used as a countertop.