Natural stones lights fireplaces and living rooms

Cold days ask for cozy places. Fireplaces and living rooms are excellent areas to face the winter with comfort and elegance. Besides, more than a place to escape the low temperatures, both encourage us to read a good book, talk with our family or spend more time with the people who we love. “Good design […]

Quartzite vs quartz: learn the true difference

When you start looking for a surface, you will hear about a lot of materials. Granite, marble, soapstone, laminate, stainless… And you’ll hear about quartz and quartzite. You may think the similar names are meant to confuse you, but there’s a reasonable explanation. What is quartz and what is quartzite? Quartz per se is a mineral, present […]

Which is better for flooring: granite or marble?

Flooring in the construction or renovation of your house or establishment is a very important decision and a big investment. That’s why it is so important to select the best material. If you’re reading this article, you’re probably settled on having a stone flooring, so let’s get to it. You may think natural stones only […]

Natural stones lights fireplaces and living rooms

Cold days ask for cozy places. Fireplaces and living rooms are excellent areas to face the winter with comfort and elegance. Besides, more than a place to escape the low temperatures, both encourage us to read a good book, talk with our family or spend more time with the people who we love. “Good design […]

What you should look for in a natural stone supplier?

Each stone manufacture will have their own needs, based on the local market and clients. But there are fundamental criteria for choosing the ideal stone supplier and we’re going to present them one by one here. When finding a Natural Stone, the first thing you should verify is the years of experience in the Natural Stone […]

Know White Lux, a brazilian quartzite

What is White Lux? White Lux is a super exotic Brazilian quartzite. Its off-white tone with long veins resembles the beauty of italian marble, yet it has the hardness and durability of a quartzite. Why is it good? Quartzite is a rock made mostly of quartz (an extremely hard mineral), it also has other minerals […]

Quartz vs granite: what’s the difference?

What are the pros and cons of quartz and granite? What is the difference between them? When thinking about home remodeling, kitchen countertops, vanity tops, you will face this choice: quartz vs granite surfaces. Can you tell the difference between them? What are the pros and cons of these two? First things first: what is […]

Enhance your project with these three things

Trends come and go, that’s a fact. But we’re going to talk about practices that embrace and, most importantly, solve problems of the course of society contemporary values and future behavior. These trends offer solutions to the increasing use and presence of technology, the alarming need to take better care of our planet and the […]

Perla Venata is a great choice for kitchens and bath design

The name says everything. Perla Venata is a fine Brazilian quartzite that reminds the luxurious tone of the pearls. Fantastic piece of our super exotics stone series, Perla Venata also is one of the most used quartzites in architectural projects around the world.  Until a few years ago, the most known applications of Perla Venata […]

China and U.S. trade talks have progressed, but there are still pending issues

United States and China talks have progressed to what seems to be a “truce”. The trade war started, according to Chinese former chairman of the state-owned Citic Group and Everbright Bank, Kong Dan, as a reflection of U.S. fear of the state-led economic system. For the americans, these measures are a way to deal with China’s […]