Author: Jesse Weigel

Kitchen Remodeling: Marble Countertops Guide

Marble countertops offer an impressive sleek and smooth finish and can cost less than granite or quartz, but they are generally not recommended for use in kitchens. They require a large amount of maintenance as they can stain, scratch and etch easily. The classic veined…

Kitchen Remodeling: Concrete Countetops 101

When thinking about a kitchen remodel, few people would consider concrete for a new countertop. But gone are the days when concrete was just a boring, grey sidewalk. Now, concrete can be an artistic and customizable way to make a kitchen stand out. Colors, patterns,…

Man Caves and More

Fiddlehead Ferns, Anyone?   Shop your local farmers’ markets for early produce, flowers, honey and other artisanal products while supporting our local farms. Bring the kids, meet a friend and enjoy being outside.    Local Farmers Markets  

Kitchen Remodeling: What is Engineered Quartz?

Next in our series of countertop materials is Engineered Quartz. Sometimes confused with Quartzite, engineered quartz countertops are a manufactured product that look similar to natural stone, but are really a combination of quartz, resin, and pigments. Why go to the trouble of mixing these…

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Kitchen Remodeling: What are Quartzite Countertops?

There are so many options to chose from when deciding on countertops. Natural stone countertops like granite, marble, soapstone, and quartzite offer great durability. Manufactured countertops, such as engineered quartz, laminate, and solid surface can be made to fit any area and are available in…

Top Design Trends of 2015

  Kudos to  Kristen Linder for her work with the Ronald McDonald House. She donated her time and artistic talent to creating a fabulous mural that will comfort and inspire many visitors during a difficult time. To find out more about the project click here.

Remodeling with Romance

  “Sunrise renovated both my master bathroom and my kitchen and did an excellent job on both. Everything was done according to our specifications, and the company went above and beyond to make sure we were satisfied.” – Laura M.