Tag Archives: stone

Details, details, details

From time to time, I stumble across a little design gem where the more you look, the more you see. Such was the case last week while on a tour showcasing construction and art works throughout San Francisco that were … Continue reading

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Nice Treatment for Honed Stone

A few months back, I did a few posts about “Maintaining the Dream” that focused on how to handle high-end materials such as stone and hardware in your home. Recently I was reading a back issue of “This Old House” … Continue reading

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Maintaining the Dream Design: Natural Stone

While it is true that granite is harder than marble which is harder than limestone, slate or soapstone, natural stones are all absorbent and sensitive to acids. You can reduce their susceptibility to absorbing things by sealing them both upon … Continue reading

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