Category Archives: Countertops

5 cabinet design trends for 2020

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We’re starting a new decade – so what new designs will the 2020s bring? New York Quartz Design Center is at the cutting edge of home renovation and design in Florida. Here are some of our favorite kitchen cabinet design trends for the year ahead. Plain and painted According to Houzz, this is one of […]

How to make your bathroom renovation budget stretch further

Bathroom renovations can be expensive – but there are ways to manage the costs. Here are some tips to make your bathroom remodel budget go further. Choose your priorities Start by making a list of all the potential changes you could make. Now pick out which changes are the most urgent, or important to you. […]

Where does quartz come from?

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We’ve written before about the advantages of quartz countertops for your kitchen renovation. But… where does all that stone come from? In this week’s blog, we’re taking a closer look at quartz production and how we source our world-class countertops. Quartz varieties First of all, it’s important to remember that quartz comes in many different […]

What is templating for interior design?

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If you take a look at the list of services we offer at New York Quartz, you’ll notice “templating” on the list. But what is templating? And why does it matter for your home design and renovations? What is templating? Templating is part of the design process for custom countertops, cabinets, and other fittings for […]

How polished concrete is making a designer comeback

For years, natural stone has ruled supreme. And we love a classic marble, granite or quartz countertop. But there’s a new kid on the block: polished concrete. In today’s blog, we learn more about this material… and why it’s making a designer comeback in 2019. What is polished concrete? Polished concrete is exactly what it […]

Details to Consider Before Choosing Which Countertops to Install

Kitchen Countertops are an essential component to include in the design process for a new home or if you’re remodeling your home. From granite to marble, there are numerous materials to choose from when you’re searching for just the right counter for your needs. Aside from the material, you should also consider how the countertops […]

Compelling Reasons to Use Marble in the Remodeling of Your Kitchen

As you prepare to remodel your kitchen, you may be faced with dozens of different materials to choose from for the project. You ideally want a material that is cost effective yet beautiful. You also want a countertop that will last for decades. Out of all of the materials that may catch your eye, marble […]

All about agate: pros and cons of agate countertops

In recent blog posts, we’ve talked about granite, marble, and even porcelain. Today, we’re looking at a rarer type of stone: agate. What exactly is it, and is it the right choice for your bathroom and kitchen countertops? What is agate? Agate is a natural mix of different minerals, including quartz and chalcedony. It’s usually […]

5 Instagram Accounts You Should Follow for Kitchen Design Inspiration

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Instagram is full of beautiful ideas for your kitchen remodel – but with over 500 million users, it can be difficult to find the right people to follow! We’ve collected our 5 favorite Instagram accounts to inspire your kitchen renovations and design. My House Idea My House Idea shares photographs and blogs of major home […]

How to maintain your bathroom and kitchen sinks in perfect condition

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When your new kitchen or bathroom is freshly installed, everything looks perfect. But sadly, they don’t always stay that way! Here’s how to protect your bathroom and kitchen sinks from damage in the hustle and bustle of everyday life – so your interior design never gets old. Pick a material and style that suits your […]