15 January

Consider Soapstone for Your Masonry Heater

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Consider Soapstone for Your Masonry Heater

Masonry heaters are increasingly being installed in homes across the United States. You can think of a masonry heater as a fireplace but better. Why is it better? Masonry heaters are designed to store an incredible amount of heat. They work by burning wood and then slowly distributing the heat from the wood throughout your […]

5 January

How to Install a Soapstone Countertop

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How to Install a Soapstone Countertop

Starting a home improvement project is always exciting. After all, you are taking something old and about to make it new. Not only are you making it new, but you are also making it exactly how you want your home to look. Kitchen home improvement projects are some of the most popular home improvements to […]

14 December

Soapstone vs. Granite

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Soapstone vs. Granite

Making a big custom purchase always requires research, and there’s a lot of information around the web on different stone options for your new countertops, sinks, or even tabletops. One of the most popular stone materials for these applications is granite, but what are the advantages of granite over soapstone and vice versa? Here’s our […]

11 November

Trend Watch: Soapstone Farmhouse Sinks

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Trend Watch: Soapstone Farmhouse Sinks

If you’re a home renovation show fan, you’ve definitely seen that the latest trends and styles are leaning toward farmhouse styling. With simple, yet impactful elements that are designed for function and form, the trend has become (and stayed) wildly popular among homeowners looking to update their look.  Adding some farmhouse charm to your own […]

10 October

6 Fun and Historical Facts about Soapstone

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6 Fun and Historical Facts about Soapstone

In recent years, soapstone has become a popular material for applications around the home – in bathrooms and kitchens as countertops, in fireplaces and wood stoves as surrounds, and indoor and outdoor spaces as tiles. But there’s more to this material than just home uses! Learn more about the popular stone that has many applications […]

26 August

6 Reasons to Choose Soapstone for Your Home

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6 Reasons to Choose Soapstone for Your Home

The latest fad for homeowners seems to be soapstone — but it’s not a fad in the sense that it’s going anywhere any time soon! This popular option for counters, vanity tops, fireplaces, wood stoves, tiling, and so much more is popular for a reason, and we’re sure homeowners throughout Massachusetts will agree with us! […]

12 August

4 Soapstone Uses for Business Owners

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4 Soapstone Uses for Business Owners

Unbeknownst to many, soapstone is more than capable of standing up to the test of commercial use. Just check out our January blog post, Is Soapstone Good for Commercial Use?, for more information!  Last month’s blog post detailed 6 Soapstone Uses for Homeowners, but we definitely didn’t want business owners to feel left out — […]

15 July

6 Soapstone Uses for Homeowners

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6 Soapstone Uses for Homeowners

Soapstone is becoming an increasingly popular material these days for all things home. And there’s no question why!  It’s completely nonporous It’s impervious to bacteria It doesn’t stain It’s easy to maintain It doesn’t need chemical sealers It’s beautiful and unique What’s not to love, right? With all of its many benefits, many homeowners are […]

1 July

6 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Kitchen Countertops

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6 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Kitchen Countertops

Kitchen countertops have been there and done that. They’re there for you when you spill all over them, when your kids chop vegetables or make food without a cutting board, and even when you stand on them to reach the items in the back of the top shelf.  After the years of use (and abuse) […]

30 April

What’s Up With Soapstone Stoves and Fireplaces?

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What’s Up With Soapstone Stoves and Fireplaces?

Soapstone is most often used for things like bathroom and kitchen countertops and indoor/outdoor floor tiles, or, sometimes a farmhouse sink. But if you have paid attention to home-improvement shows or looked through social media sites like Pinterest, you have probably seen soapstone used in some fantastic and unique ways! Some of our favorite less-conventional […]