Entries by Architectural Stone Works

4 Ways to Stay Within Your Kitchen Remodel Budget

I have clients who continually stay within budget. On the other hand, I have clients ask me the best ways to do so (usually as a reactive means, versus proactive). I surveyed some of my most cost-conscious clients and asked them what keeps them within budget while still getting what they wanted. 1. Determine What’s […]

How to Do I Budget For a Kitchen Remodel?

You’d be hard pressed to try to show me a homeowner who doesn’t dream of a kitchen remodel. But. First thing’s first: you’ve got to figure out your budget. Ugh. It might not be the sexiest part of the remodel. But neither is having to halt your remodeling because you overspent. Setting your kitchen remodeling […]

Pros & Cons of Caesarstone

What is Caesarstone? Some of my clients are looking for a countertop that will last a lifetime. They need something durable that won’t require a great deal of care. For these folks, I recommend Caesarstone. Granted you will pay a little more. Caesarstone runs higher in pricing in comparison other stone. In 2017, on average, […]

How To Determine Your Kitchen Remodeling Budget

If you own your home, it’s likely that you’ve considered a kitchen remodel for some time. Many homeowners will start with scrapbooking their ideas before they’ll finally have the money saved to perform the actual remodel. It can be tough to go from dreaming about the perfect kitchen to the reality of figuring out your […]

Designing in Memphis: Natural Stone

Memphis, Tennessee values the use of natural stone throughout their city with the most notable area being their riverfront. The city boasts the only cobblestone boat landing in the United States that is still usable. The Chicksaw Bluff along the Mississippi river was paved in the 1880’s with a 12 inch layer of cobblestone quarried […]