Monthly Archives: September 2014

Porcelain Tile Vs Ceramic Tile

For many, the terms "ceramic" and "porcelain" get thrown around interchangeably, as if they were the same. Tile shop salespeople often claim a vast world of difference between the two in order to justify porcelain's higher prices. Many customers often scratch their head when they are presented with a choice between ceramic or porcelain tiles. What's...

Vinyl Vs Laminate Flooring

Looking for laminate flooring or vinyl flooring? Many people who are interested in installing flooring in their house are often confused between vinyl and laminate flooring….so they say laminate when they actually mean vinyl, or vinyl when they mean laminate. So let's have a close look at both these flooring options so that you have...

Natural Stone

Natural Stone What is Natural Stone? "Natural Stone" refers to a number of products quarried from the earth, used over many thousands of years as building materials and decorative enhancements. These products include Granite, Marble, Limestone and others. They are more than just rocks – natural stone is hand selected from the best, most consistent sources for durability...

Solid Surface Vs Quartz

  Replacing a countertop? Chances are you’re caught between quartz and solid surface. Quartz is a 100% natural hard mineral that provides strength and beauty. Solid surfaces are made of plastic polymers and aluminum that lack the brilliance and clarity of natural stone, and are more likely to scorch or scratch. Solid-surface acrylic and quartz countertops are two...