February 27, 2018

We are excited to share some of our latest finds for your home with you.  These days barn wood is all the rage.  Reclaimed barn wood is getting expensive and can be limited in its applications.  Eldorado has launched its version of weathered, reclaimed barn w...

November 3, 2016

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between granite with a textured or leathered finish versus one with a smooth or polished finish? Our granite expert breaks down the top 3 questions we're asked:

What finish is more hygienic? 

There's a misconceptions that lea...

August 25, 2016

Still thinking about granite countertops and if they're the right choice for your home? We've gathered the research for you on why granite is worth the investment. 

Granite Countertops last decades-- not years

"There are few countertop materials that are as easy to maint...

July 16, 2016

To get the best seam for your projects, follow these simple steps:

  1. Find a fabricator who has a good reputation, a skilled professional staff and who listens carefully to your wishes and ideas for your project.  A fabricator that doesn't "hear" what your likes and di...

June 24, 2016

Granite is a natural stone that is a conglomerate of different minerals that are collected together by the forces of nature, they are not systematically laid out in an even and balanced pattern or concentration.

The natural stone will have a higher concentration of some...

June 18, 2016

Seek Professional Help!

Sounds like a joke, but I am not kidding.  

If you visit a big box store, your choices for back splash are limited and you will be tempted to use one or two tiles types and the result will likely be very much like everyone and missing some ke...

Shopping for granite can be fun and easy.  You always want to buy granite by the slab and not the square foot.  Why you should not buy granite by the square foot is the our next blog.- stay tuned.

 

You should visit your local fabricators and local wholesale warehouses t...

May 1, 2016

There are a lot of options when it comes to deciding the edge of your kitchen countertops. While you can't go wrong with a decision, selecting an edge that ties in to your design will help elevate the look. 

 

For example, the craftsman kitchen above is taken to the next...

April 18, 2016

 Based on a medium sized kitchen, here are 4 examples of how to prioritize your kitchen renovation on a variety of budgets: 

 

40K+ Budget

  1. Counters

  2. Cabinets 

  3. Floors

  4. New appliances

  5. Backsplash

  6. New sink & faucet

  7. New hardware and handles

 

2...

April 14, 2016

 1. Seal Them

 

Most granite will only have to be sealed every 5 years (sometimes longer).  Sealers are progressing their lifespan every year and in the very near future granite will only have to be sealed once when it is fabricated.  

 

2. Be Proactive

 

Whil...

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