Marble as a Lifestyle Choice

Marble as a Lifestyle Choice

When you choose marble, granite, or other luxury surfaces for your countertops, walls, floors, columns, or other areas of your home or business, it's more than simply a materials choice. It's a decision that can define the way other people see you or your business. In other words, marble and other materials can be a lifestyle choice as well as a decorating decision. Marble Repair Manhattan -- Building Your Reputation While first impressions are critical, you can promote your reputation ...

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Interior Design Trends to Watch for in 2017

Interior Design Trends to Watch for in 2017

If 2016 was a year full of unexpected surprises, there's more to come in 2017 -- especially when it comes to home design. We turned to the website Pinterest to find what some of the new and exciting interior design trends are likely to be in the coming year. Here's what we learned ... Marble Restoration New York -- Reclaimed Wood Is Making a Comeback "Do It Yourself" projects have featured reclaimed wood for many years. Fireplaces, butcher's block kitchen center islands, and even sconce...

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Everyday Maintenance to Keep Your Mable Looking Its Best

Everyday Maintenance to Keep Your Mable Looking Its Best

At Love Marble, we specialize in treating marble in institutions, businesses, and homes. We work in some of the biggest and most well-known public and private spaces, ensuring that the marble is always looking its best. But even if you don't have marble columns or an all-marble entryway in your home, there are still steps you can take to make sure your home's marble countertop, floor, or other marble area is looking perfect all the time. Marble Polishing NYC -- Sealing Your Marble One o...

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5 Facts About Marble that Will Amaze You

5 Facts About Marble that Will Amaze You

Marble is one of the oldest types of flooring materials. But it remains just as popular today as it did hundreds or even thousands of years ago. Part of the reason for that is because marble's luxurious appearance never goes out of style. It's also highly durable, easy to keep clean, and goes with practically any type of decor. Here are five other amazing facts about marble that may surprise you. Marble Restoration NJ -- Found in Famous Structures Marble is featured in many of the wo...

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5 Amazing Benefits of Marble Countertops

5 Amazing Benefits of Marble Countertops

If you are considering rehabbing or updating your kitchen, one of the best choices you can make is to add marble countertops. That's because marble countertops not only improve the look and feel of your kitchen -- and, by extension, your entire home -- but they also increase the resale value when it's time for you to sell you existing house or condo and move to a new place. There are many other benefits to adding marble countertops to your kitchen. Here are four of them. Manhattan Marbl...

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Marble, Granite, Travertine, and Slate Restoration and Repair

Marble, Granite, Travertine, and Slate Restoration and Repair

To maximize the protection of your marble, granite, travertine, slate, limestone, and other stone surfaces, resealing needs to be performed about every 12 to 18 months. If your surfaces haven't been treated within that time frame, haven't been treated for years, or have never been treated at all, it is highly possible that they have been damaged, stained, or cracked. Fortunately, Love Marble specializes in repairing and restoring marble and other surfaces so they look as good as new, even ...

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Floor-to-Ceiling Marble Decorates President-Elect Trump’s NYC Home

Floor-to-Ceiling Marble Decorates President-Elect Trump's NYC Home

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons and in the public domain. Marble has always been used as a luxurious decorative feature in the most exclusive New York City homes. One of the most famous examples is the Midtown penthouse belonging to real estate tycoon Donald Trump, who was elected president of the United States on Tuesday. The $100 million penthouse belonging to Trump and his wife, Melania, features floor to ceiling marble walls, floors, and columns. It also has ceilings painted wi...

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‘Are Marbles the Toy Made Out of Real Marble?’

'Are Marbles the Toy Made Out of Real Marble?'

There has been a rise in popularity lately of marbles, the little round toys that are used to play a competitive game. While marbles have been around for a long time -- evidence exists that the ancient Egyptians and residents of pre-volcanic Pompeii played marbles -- in recent years hipsters have discovered the game, which has experienced a sudden rise in popularity. But are marbles actually made out of marble? The answer is: Not usually. Marble Repair NYC -- Marble vs Marbles Marbles c...

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Geology 101: Facts about Marble

Geology 101: Facts about Marble

Marble is one of the most durable and attractive types of natural stone in the world, which is why it has been used a highly decorative and luxurious materials for floors, walls, facing stones, windowsills, columns, and other building parts since ancient times. But what is marble actually? And what gives it the qualities that people love about marble? Manhattan Marble -- Geologically Speaking Marble is technically a non-foliated metamorphic rock that is formed when limestone is exposed ...

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3 Reasons to Consider Marble Flooring

3 Reasons to Consider Marble Flooring

When many people are asked if they would like marble flooring in their kitchens, bathrooms, foyers, or other rooms in their house, their first reaction is often, "Why would I spend all that money for something that nobody will notice?" While marble is very popular right now for countertops, it has fallen out of fashion somewhat for flooring in new construction, even though marble floors continue to be one of the most impressive features in older homes that are 50, 60, or even 75 years old. ...

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