Entries by Architectural Stone Works

Galley Kitchen Design

Galley kitchens are a popular style that make use of smaller spaces. Here, two rows of counters run along the walls while the floor space in between stays open. This room can be a cooking powerhouse if you know the right ways to work with the room’s size and floor plan. Here are some tips […]

Secrets to Staying on Budget While Remodeling

Remodeling your house is an exciting project. It can also be tricky to stay on budget. Feeling overwhelmed? Here are a few tips to keep focused on your budget while creating your dream home. Tip 1: Work With What You Have Before stripping things out, take a beat to look at the space with new […]

How Do You Repair A Chip In Granite Counter Top?

Granite counter tops are a beautiful feature in any home. They offer the perfect balance of both style and function and can last for decades with proper care and maintenance. However, because granite is a natural stone, it’s possible that chips or cracks can form. These often come from an impact or water damage.  The […]

Common Kitchen Design Mistakes

Whether you’re planning your new dream kitchen or renovating an old one, you want to make sure you settle on the right design. Since the kitchen is one of the most-used rooms, design mistakes are especially annoying over time. Here’s where Architectural Stone Works’ on-staff designer comes in.  She can look over the kitchen plan […]

What is the return on a kitchen remodel?

Kitchen remodels are one of the most popular home renovations, but they can also be one of the most daunting. These projects range from a few small tweaks all the way to gutting the kitchen and starting from scratch. Ideally, they add appeal, functionality, and value to your home. The first two are a matter […]

How to choose the color of your granite countertops

Granite is one of the most popular and chic materials for kitchen countertops for a good reason: it’s elegant, hard-wearing, and easy to care for. It’s also available in a wide variety of natural colors, making it the perfect choice to enhance the look of any decorating style. Granite can also pull double duty and […]