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How Are Granite and Quartz Countertops Different?

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If you watch HGTV, you probably know that granite is one of the most widely coveted kitchen countertop materials on the market. But quartz is giving granite a run for its money—and for good reason.  While granite is famously tough and offers ample color and texture variation, quartz is tougher. It can be manufactured in virtually any color, too.  If you’re in the market for new kitchen countertops, here’s how Read More

Should You Opt for Custom Kitchen Cabinetry?

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A home’s kitchen is its very heart. You’re no doubt familiar with that sentiment. So what better way to treat such a space where family and friends gather than with custom cabinetry that’s built to your standards, not someone else’s?  High-end custom cabinets aren’t merely important for their quality, although that’s a definite plus. They help transform an existing home, or one that’s still in the design stage, into something that’s perfect Read More

5 Kitchen Design Trends to Embrace in 2018

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The holidays are over, and there’s a nice, long stretch before the busy warm months arrive. There’s no better time than now to transform your kitchen with some of the smartest design trends for 2018. Quartz countertops are rising to the top as the material to have. Warm woods are still popular, and storage is becoming smarter. There’s so much to choose from now, the hardest part might be narrowing Read More

Basics to Know Ahead of a Kitchen Remodel

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The kitchen is one of the parts of the home you’ll use most on a daily basis, and you want to make sure it’s perfect. A kitchen remodel can be a very exciting project, whether you’re simply looking at some kitchen countertops or you’re overhauling the entire space. At Accent Custom Countertops, we’re here to help with every stage of your kitchen remodel project. Before you even meet with our Read More

Signs a Bathroom Remodel is Needed

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At Accent Custom Countertops, we’re here to provide an unmatched list of services for any and all bathroom or kitchen remodeling projects. Our custom countertops, cabinets and other high-quality items are perfect for a variety of home styles and a wide range of budgets. These services are perfect for everything from a basic stylistic upgrade to a full-on renovation being made out of necessity. What are some signs that your Read More

How to Choose Bathroom Color Schemes

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Whether you’re installing new custom countertops or going for a full-bore bathroom remodel, one of the first big choices you’ll be faced with is the color scheme. At Accent Custom Countertops, our specialists will work directly with you to determine the perfect color patterns for your remodel. Some people are able to zoom through the color selection process, while others take more time to consider the numerous factors involved. Color Read More

5 Different Ways to Use Dekton

Dekton: Material of the future, now! Dekton is the newest concept in surfacing, described as ultracompact because of the way it is produced and its ability to withstand high temperatures, strong impact and other harsh elements. So what is it exactly? Cosentino, a world leader in quartz surfacing, developed Dekton at the request of designers, architects, and fabricators. It is a mixture of raw materials used to make glass, porcelain Read More

Why Being Accredited Matters

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What is the Marble Institute of America “MIA”? The MIA is the authoritative source for information on standards of natural stone workmanship and practice, and the suitable application of natural stone products. The MIA is also a leading source for guidance in ethical business practices within the stone industry as well as safety guidelines that all quality granite fabricators follow. The MIA traces its roots back to 1907. Why should Read More

2017 Color Trends

Trend: a general direction in which something is developing or changing. There are trends for everything; fashion, entertainment, and even home design. Color trends and the use of color can’t be ignored when it comes to the place we spend majority of our time, our home. Colors can dramatically enhance the emotion of a room, can be a subtle influence on your lifestyle, and be the focus of conversation. Each Read More

What You Need to Know About Stainless Steel Sinks

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You’ve seen the pictures. You’ve looked at the displays. Your friends, neighbors and relatives have all weighed in with their experiences and opinions. You’ve heard terms like: gauge, undermount, top mount, single bowl or double bowl. Now it is time to decide what is going to work best for you and your lifestyle and what will look great in your new countertop. Don’t worry, we’re here to help make sense Read More