Toronto is home to a notoriously hot housing market that
shows little signs of slowing. Though dwellers
of Canada’s largest city may live in close proximity, they still want their
homes to be unique. Home décor,
finishings and fixtures all play a role in the overall look and feel of the
home. Are you looking to express your
personal style in your home décor? Read
on to find out how high-end marble slab can add unique beauty to your GTA home.
Interior design is not easy – there a many decisions to be
made! Home décor providers are now
offering more custom options than ever. When
making these decisions, try to opt for timeless substances that will maintain
your home’s resale value. One way to add
custom flair to your home is with the introduction of custom substances, such
as brass, chrome and natural stone.
These quality upgrades have broad appeal to many, and can provide a
great bang for your buck.
High-end marble is a stone that is custom by nature as no
two slabs of marble are exactly alike.
The appearance of marble can vary tremendously in color, pattern and
veining detail from slab to slab. With
marble, you can go as bold or traditional as you wish, all while maintaining a
classic elegance. There are other
options to explore with marble, to customize it even further.
Customizing Marble: Tips and Tricks
two slabs are alike
Are you interested in a certain colour or
style of marble? Some specific types of
marble are specific to geographical regions.
For example the well-known white Carrera marble is quarried in
Tuscany. If you have your heart set on a
colour, talk to a knowledgeable marble distributor – the best ones know every shade
of marble available. Bringing images of
what you are looking for will help them locate it for you.
with tiling and grout
Tiling with marble can provide wildly
different looks depending on technique.
Small, delicate tiles provide an ornate, elegant look while larger tiles
are more sturdy and uniform. Alternating
tile colours and styles can create a beautiful finished product with a real
"wow” factor. Even something as simple
as tile orientation can dramatically alter the look and feel of a space. Grout is available in many colours, so look
online to see what you like best! Darker
grout can be very elegant and modern – as well as easy to clean!
an unexpected cut or finish
High-End marble can be finished in many
different ways. Dark marble with a
high-shine finish can add a great deal of elegance to a space. Lighter marble with a more raw finish can
create a beautiful rustic look. Bevels are the finished edges of the marble
slab. These too can be customized. Square edges provide a more modern
silhouette, while rounded edges are a bit more old-fashioned. Most marble slab providers offer dozens of
options, so take a look at all the options available.
Your home is your castle, so be creative and
experiment! Decorating with high-end marble
slabs provides a plethora of options and ways to customize your GTA home.