Homeowners are increasingly concerned with eco-friendliness in their construction and renovation projects. This might mean using reclaimed or upcycled materials and low toxicity paints or looking at installing energy efficient systems like solar panels or low-flow faucets. Did you know that your countertops can be eco-friendly as well? Quartz is an engineered stone that offers…
Sleek and modern
Porcelain has a sleek, modern aesthetic, and is a great choice for backsplashes, fireplace and shower surrounds, as well as wall features. Porcelain comes in many colours and patterns. It is durable and simple to clean and doesn’t require sealing.
A man-made stone, porcelain is made by forming kaolinite-heavy material into glazed slabs or tiles. The glazing pigment added during fabrication produces an appearance similar to natural stone. Some porcelain glazing is coloured to mimic the veining found in marble, granite and slate.