24 August

Design Trends For 2015 And Beyond: Soapstone Countertops

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Arizona Tile Highlights Kitchen Design Trends: Soapstone Countertops At the beginning of 2015, Arizona Tile blogged about four strong kitchen design trends that we at Dorado Soapstone couldn’t be happier about. Here they are. 1. Stone and glass mosaics will offer alternatives to the usual and expected mosaic designs. ➢ This conversation just begs for […]

20 August

Show Us Your Soapstone And Win Dorado Dry Wax!

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Everybody wants to see your beautiful soapstone! Everybody wants to see your finished soapstone project and posting it on the Dorado Soapstone Facebook page could win you a free jar of Dorado Soapstone Dry Wax valued at $39.95. Have you had Dorado Soapstone installed in your home? Is it beautiful? Do you love it? Would you […]

21 May

Minas Soapstone

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The Old Time Look of Minas Minas soapstone is what people go for when they want the look of old-time original soapstone. Minas  soapstone is grey, one of the lightest soapstone varieties available with its light color coming from its high talc content. This high talc content also makes Minas a softer soapstone with a sensual quality […]

6 May

Choosing Countertop Materials

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At Dorado Soapstone we meet hundreds of homeowners faced with choosing countertop materials. Some people who come through our doors are new to soapstone and some have done tons of research. Most people who have made the soapstone choice have done so because of soapstone’s organic presence, its soft, smooth feel, and the relationship between human […]

8 April

Your Kitchen Renovation Costs

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Setting a budget is the first step (and highest priority) in your kitchen project. Determining your kitchen renovation costs is the starting point of your project. Once you have considered costs and established your budget, it is time to allocate funds to the specific details of the project. These days there are some savvy online resources […]

11 February

Planning a New Kitchen

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The Brain Planning a New Kitchen Getting your details sorted out 1. What is your budget? 2. What do you like and not like about your present kitchen? 3. How many people will be using the kitchen? 4. Do you want dining space in the kitchen? 5. Do you do a lot of entertaining? 6. […]

12 October

The Kitchen of the Future

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I am currently giving lots of thought to the kitchen of the future. Contrary to what we all anticipated, it will not look like this: I want to credit Melissa Colabella and Riddhi Jhala for this information and photos. With all the talk about the great room design that incorporates our living and relaxing into the […]