Entries by The Boss's Wife

Countertop Debate: Natural Stone vs. Man-Made Stone

Countertops are the focal point for both kitchens and bathrooms. The eye is naturally drawn to the counter when you enter either of these rooms. With the seemingly endless possibilities for your countertops, we are here to help you understand the differences between natural stone countertops and man-made stone countertops. What to Consider When Choosing […]

Choosing A Stone Countertop for Your Kitchen: Granite vs. Marble vs. Quartz vs. Soapstone – The Pros and Cons

The countertop material you select for your kitchen is an important decision. You need to consider both functionality and appearance. We want you to be fully satisfied with your choice, which is why we have compiled the pros and cons of the following countertop stones; granite, soapstone, marble, and quartz. Granite Countertops Pros As the […]

What Type of Stone Countertop Should I Choose for My Bathroom?

The bathroom countertops you select will have a lasting effect on the room’s appearance and functionality. Knowing the differences between each type of material will help you decide which type is right for you. When choosing the countertops for your home, consider the appearance, maintenance and functionality of each material. How long will the material last? What […]

Form vs Function – Things to Consider When Deciding on Custom Countertops

Custom countertops can be a big investment. The right custom countertop design can help your kitchen or bathroom look beautiful for years to come. Investigating different countertop selections and knowing what factors to consider when choosing your countertops can help you decide which products will meet your needs. Below are the factors that you should consider when […]

Hello, Elegance

This Portsmouth, NH customer just scored a kitchen remodel for the ages. This gorgeous “all white” kitchen was outfitted with new flooring, new custom cabinets, all new stainless steel appliances (including that double oven, I want that), built-in stove top with custom backsplash and all new lighting. The new layout includes an L-shaped countertop with […]

Closet Envy

We recently had a Middleton, MA homeowner request assistance in turning a spare bedroom into a walk-in closet—which we thought was a fabulous idea. After new wood floors were laid throughout, the custom cabinetry and closet organizers were installed including an oversized, double-sided middle island with drawers for days. The island is Qstone quartz in […]

A New Beginning

Later winter last year, our neighbors in Hampton, NH suffered a devastating fire that ravaged three quarters of their home. It took many months of demolition and reconstruction to rebuild the main structure which included the kitchen, first floor living areas, master bedrooms and bathrooms. Because the interior design could be started from scratch, the […]

Fits Like A Glove

Fitting like a glove. That’s what we do. When a NH customer requested a quartz countertop wetbar be installed in this small space, and wanted it to be done before the holidays, we knew there was no room for error. Our staff expertly templated the countertop, backsplash and sink cutout for fabrication and installation just […]

Removing Hard Water Stains on Marble and Granite

Do you have annoying hard water stains on your beautiful marble and granite surfaces that are marring its magnificence? Luckily, these types of imperfections can be easily remedied. What’s a hard water stain? First of all, let’s identify what a hard water stain is, and what it’s not. It’s important to know the difference so […]

How to Remove Stains from Marble Countertops

Uh oh. Do you have a stain on your gorgeous marble countertop? Don’t fear. See below for these clean-up recommendations. Colored Stains Stain Removal Method #1: Hydrogen Peroxide Most stains on marble countertops can be easily removed with this method: Place a paper towel atop the stain. Pour hydrogen peroxide onto the paper towel until […]