MARBLE STAIRS REIMAGINED

The Original Image Creative references were once reserved to whatever we could find in a print publication or a library but the times have changed. The advent of the Internet gave us all an equal chance to connect with the world and in the process created the world’s biggest archive of references. No matter what…

THE MARBLE HOME THAT ISN’T ACTUALLY MARBLE

Completed in 2017 by Openbox Architects, this architectural masterpiece was designed to play with your visual senses by utilizing natural light and its reflective properties against marble – or what appears to be marble. Yes you read that right. Those towering slabs of “marble” are actually large-scale, light weight tiles which have been printed with…

ONE OF SAN DIEGO’S LEADING FLOORING COMPANIES

Looking to install marble, tile, travertine or granite? If so, we can help bring your ideas to fruition. As one of San Diego’s leading custom flooring experts, Topalovic Tile & Stone has over 40 years of experience. From design to installation, repair to maintenance, we pride ourselves in bringing your ideas to life.  Our staff…

WHAT’S A KITCHEN MAKEOVER REALLY WORTH?

According to a survey performed by National Association of Home Builder’s Remodeling Market Index (RMI) the two most common remodeling jobs are led by bathrooms (81%) followed by kitchen remodels (79%), and it comes with good reason. To be honest, investing in a kitchen remodel is not only good for your home value, but for…

THE MOST EXPENSIVE MARBLE TILE IN THE WORLD

Marble is the crème de la crème of flooring. But exactly who makes the most expensive marble in the world? And how much does it cost? The answer may surprise you. The most expensive marble tile in the world was created as a collaborative project between Pietra Firma and John Harwood Designs. As a result…

HOW DO I POLISH MARBLE OR GRANITE?

When your marble countertops or flooring becomes dull and lifeless, what is one to do?  The shine of marble or granite is captivating, yet it’s a far departure from its natural state as a coarse natural stone with no shine. So how do they get it shiny? The answer comes by way of polishing. A Barsanti…