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Victoria Kitchen Countertops Trends  (2019)

Victoria Kitchen Countertops Trends (2019)

Homeowners often come into our Victoria countertop showroom and ask us “What’s new in kitchens?” Trends change by the season and by the year, but here are a few of the ones we expect to stay for a while. Today we're talking about Countertops Kitchen Trends in Victoria...

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Best Stone Countertops for a Kitchen remodel

Best Stone Countertops for a Kitchen remodel

As a Victoria-based countertop company, we may be slightly biased, but there are few things more fun than a kitchen remodel! Why? You get to start with a clean slate and design a kitchen that suits you and your lifestyle 100%. Your countertop choice will help set the...

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Bathroom design trends for 2019

Bathroom design trends for 2019

What’s on your 2019 bucket list? If renovating your bathroom is on your list, here are a few bathroom design trends for 2019 that you can incorporate in your renovation: Angled bathtubs: Placing a standalone tub at an angle (ie: not flush or parallel to a wall) is an...

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Natural Stone Countertops | Love Them

Natural Stone Countertops | Love Them

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February is the month of love. This month, let’s celebrate more than just the people we love. At Exotic Stone, we have a deep love for natural stone countertops!

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Do you know how engineered stone countertops are made?

Do you know how engineered stone countertops are made?

When you love the look of granite, but want a more uniform colour and pattern, engineered stone countertops (aka quartz) is what you’re looking for. Here’s a little information about how these stone countertops are made and how this produces different properties than...

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How to create functional kitchen island designs for your home

How to create functional kitchen island designs for your home

Is the kitchen the hub of your home? People cook, socialize, work, and do homework in their kitchen so you need it to be a space that works for your needs! That’s why kitchen island design is so crucial for this room in your home. Here are a few things to consider...

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Easy ideas for holiday bathroom decor

Easy ideas for holiday bathroom decor

While we like to hope that your holiday guests don’t need to spend TOO much time in your bathroom, chance are they’ll use it at least once on their visit. Impress them with your holiday bathroom decor with these simple decoration ideas. Xmas lights: Hang a small...

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4 Tips for holiday entertaining in your kitchen

4 Tips for holiday entertaining in your kitchen

Do you plan to do any holiday entertaining in your kitchen this year? If you’re hosting friends or family this holiday season, don’t be the holiday host who hides away in the kitchen busily preparing a feast. Here are a few tips to ease your hosting workload and bring...

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What are the best bathroom countertops?

What are the best bathroom countertops?

Your bathroom should be a place of serenity. When planning your next bathroom renovation, choosing the best bathroom countertops is often a first step because they form a visual foundation for the space. Here are our suggestions for choosing the best bathroom...

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