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Bathroom Cleaning

Natural stone calls for special care, and you can protect the beauty of your granite and marble countertops, tiles and flooring with solutions from DuPont Stone Care. The line includes products to seal, maintain and enhance natural stone surfaces, preventing the staining and wear that can...

Kitchen Countertops

Being the most visible horizontal space in your kitchen, the countertop material you choose will be a major style statement. When selecting a countertop material, consider your housekeeping resources as much as your budget. For instance, if your family cuisine involves a lot of berries, soy...

Kitchen Sinks and Faucets

If home is where the heart is, kitchens are clearly one of the vital organs that converts house to home. Not surprisingly, kitchens are also among the most popular home-remodeling projects tackled each year, and with a few new kitchen remodeling ideas you could also add value to your home....

Solid Surface Countertop

This is Part II of a two-part series. See Leslie’s story here.

My 300-square-foot kitchen was built in the 1880s, redone in the 1980s, and was horribly dark -- dark tan walls, brown floor, dark stained-wood beams crisscrossing the ceiling, dark wood wainscoting halfway up the walls, and dark...

Bathroom Sinks and Vanities

We get dozens of calls each year from listeners asking how to clean and protect natural stone countertops.  Most are surprised since they didn't expect that a natural, durable surface like stone would need much maintenance.

Truth be told, they do!  But if you learn to properly clean and...