Kitchen transformation complete with CRL Quartz

When Jackie and Trevor Totten went in search of inspiration for creating a light and airy kitchen space, CRL Quartz Colorado came out as their favoured choice for the work surfaces. Suiting their needs in terms of style and function, the quartz surface plays a large part in the transformation . . .

Creating the perfect contemporary-style kitchen

The contemporary kitchen needs to be functional and enjoyable – it is a room that is so often the heart of the home, where families come together and where day-to-day life is played out. The room should have personality, be welcoming and comfortable for all, whether it is being used . . .

Kitchen planning: where to begin & what to consider

As the heart of the home, it is important to take time over the planning of your new kitchen to ensure it suits your lifestyle for a long time to come. While flicking through home interest magazines and browsing internet sites such as Houzz and Pinterest are ideal ways of . . .

Quartz kitchen worksurface

Shades of grey – making this trend work in your kitchen

For a sophisticated look that is as timeless as it is on-trend, colour palettes for the kitchen don’t get much stronger than grey. Adding character, warmth and an elegance that, while modern, will never go out fashion, grey in the kitchen offers a restrained way of incorporating colour into the . . .

Kitchen Work tops

Work top tips for country style kitchens

The material, colour and finish you choose for your kitchen work tops will make a big impact on how your kitchen feels and functions. The kitchen worktop is put through its paces like no other surface in your home. Not only is it where meals are prepared, but with our modern . . .

Stone Worktops

Successful first outing to Natural Stone Show for CRL Stone

Exhibiting its full range of stone worktops for the first time, CRL Stone enjoyed a hugely successful trip to London’s Excel for the Natural Stone Show. CRL Stone worktops are now available in 60 colours and finishes of porcelain and quartz surfaces. Fabricators, architects, designers, developers and retailers flooded the stand . . .

Marble effect quartz worktops by CRL Quartz in Verona.

Kitchen design trends for 2017: The marble effect quartz worktops

Among the many materials that are on-trend in interior design, marble ranks one of the favourites. It is easy to see why, with the distinctive veining creating a very individual look and effectively bringing nature indoors.

Use of quartz countertops in bathroom design

When you are planning a new bathroom or updating an existing one, your choice of colour and materials will have an important bearing on the overall look and feel. One area of the bathroom’s design that can have a real visual impact is quartz countertops.

Quartz stone worktops: create the concrete look for a contemporary kitchen

Materials such as concrete are increasingly being used in interior design, in response to the trend for bringing nature indoors and going back to the elements. Concrete is often used to create an industrial feel, particularly in the contemporary kitchen.

Creating the kitchen ‘wow factor’ with quartz worktops

There is no doubt that kitchens sell houses, so the fixtures and fittings that developers choose to put in them are what will set them apart from the competition. Potential buyers are looking for a ‘wow factor’ moment when viewing, so what can house builders do to ensure they hit . . .

The whitest kitchen surfaces on the market

Anyone who was old enough to watch TV in the 1980s may well remember one particular commercial from a well-known washing powder brand, promising to leave the country’s laundry ‘whiter than white’. 

Natural Stone Show – More than 60 new colours and finishes of quartz and porcelain surfaces to see at CRL Stone stand AA1

CRL Stone will be unveiling its new ranges of Porcelain and Quartz Worksurfaces at The Natural Stone Show. Fabricators, architects, designers, developers and retailers visiting the three-day show, held at London’s Excel, can visit Stand AA1 to see the new collections and to learn about the many advantages that quartz . . .