Entries by Signature Stone

Raised Bar Supported by Stone Backsplash

We recently completed a kitchen remodel where the old laminate countertops supported the raised bar using the backsplashes.  There was not a wall to support the raised bar. We designed and executed the solution displayed below – using stone and steel to provide a stable platform for the raised bar.  Just one more example of […]

Mascarello, Typhoon Bordeaux and New Venetian Gold

We recently took delivery of three special stones. Mascarello was selected by one of our clients for an upcoming bathroom remodel. It is a striking color containing cream, brown and grey accents. We also received some lovely Typhoon Bordeaux. It has great red and cream tones. And finally, we got a bundle of wonderful New […]

Sealing Natural Stone

“How often does my granite need to be sealed?” I can’t tell you how often I get asked that question. The short answer is “It depends.” As with most natural products, stone properties such as density, porosity and hardness vary widely. At the end of every installation process, we perform a final application of a […]

Cosmos Installation

We had the pleasure of installing this lovely set of countertops in Kingsmill this week. They were fabricated out of Cosmos with a pencil edge.  Cosmos is an exotic stone (schist) from Brazil that is characterized by dark veins mixed with sparkling mica and white/orange quartz inclusions. This particular lot has some attractive aquamarine inclusions as […]