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Why Choose Soapstone or Slate

Friday October, 2022

At Garden State Soapstone, we love natural materials everywhere in your home. Soapstone and slate have characteristics that translate into benefits for every room in your house, from the kitchen to bathrooms to your patio. For Your Kitchen:  Natural stone is always a popular choice for a kitchen, but homeowners often overlook soapstone and slate… Continue reading Why Choose Soapstone or Slate

Fall Must-Haves for Your Kitchen

Thursday October, 2022

With shorter days and busy school schedules, fall is when everyone wants to relax and get their homes ready for winter. Beautiful weather has us dreaming of foliage road trips and spending time outside in cozy layers. If fall is your favorite season, make sure you’re including these things in your kitchen for a full  … Continue reading Fall Must-Haves for Your Kitchen

6 Ideas for Your Outdoor Kitchen

Thursday June, 2022

Summer is almost here, which means it is finally time to start heading outdoors once more. With longer days and warmer weather, you might be looking to create an outdoor space where you can enjoy your time and even cook without heating the house and kitchen. When constructing and creating an outdoor kitchen, there are… Continue reading 6 Ideas for Your Outdoor Kitchen

Pros and Cons of Marble in Bathrooms

Wednesday April, 2022

Marble has been used in homes for centuries, but its appeal has recently risen, particularly in bathroom design. This stone can provide timeless elegance to any bathroom, so it is one of the most popular bathroom makeover options year after year. But is this trendy choice truly the best choice for your specific bathroom renovation? … Continue reading Pros and Cons of Marble in Bathrooms

Kitchen Trends For 2022

Thursday February, 2022

Design experts and decorators have looked at the upcoming trends and stated that sustainability and usefulness will be a huge part of the decor themes. Colors will play a huge part this year, especially pops of bright color to really bring attention to the space. Meanwhile the pandemic and the growing, changing needs of homeowners… Continue reading Kitchen Trends For 2022

The Versatility of Soapstone

Monday January, 2022

Looking for a new kitchen surface that will be durable, easy to maintain, and look beautiful even years after installation? Look no further than soapstone, an all-natural material that should be on the top of your list for countertop considerations. With its rustic appearance and soapy feel, it’s quickly becoming the go-to for renovators and… Continue reading The Versatility of Soapstone

Caring for Marble Countertops

Friday May, 2021

While everyone agrees on the elegance of marble, the upkeep leaves people questioning its practicality. If you have your heart set on marble counters in your home, follow these tips to give yourself a good start on maintenance. Cleaning Marble Cleaning marble is not as difficult as people make it sound. We’ll discuss staining and… Continue reading Caring for Marble Countertops

Spring Organizing for Your Kitchen

Tuesday May, 2021

It’s almost summertime, and you’ve probably done your spring deep clean of your kitchen. Make your summer a little simpler by organizing a few areas of your kitchen, too. Then you’ll be ready for all the fun home cooking and outdoor grilling summer brings! Organize Your Appliances Even if you cleaned inside and outside your… Continue reading Spring Organizing for Your Kitchen

Soapstone for Every Home Style

Wednesday March, 2021

Homeowners and designers love the versatility of natural stone throughout their home, and soapstone is one of the most versatile. Unlike granite, which has a distinctly contemporary feel, soapstone has a place in nearly every home décor style. What’s your style? Where have you seen soapstone work well? Keep reading for inspiration! Farmhouse Because of… Continue reading Soapstone for Every Home Style

Caring for Wood Countertops

Monday March, 2021

Do you have a wood countertop in your home? Maybe you’re planning to install one this year? While some wood requires a little more maintenance than a stone countertop, homeowners love the warmth it adds to a kitchen. With these few tips, you’ll be able to maintain beautiful wood countertops without hassle and enjoy them for years… Continue reading Caring for Wood Countertops