Natural Stone Countertops: Considerations for Kitchen and Bath Applications
Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm ET
Speaker: Liz Lane, Omni Surfaces
CEU Credit Information:
AIA Course Number: NSI38, 1 LU|HSW
IDCEC Course Number: CEU-114077, 5.1, 0.1 HSW CEU
LACES Course Number: NSI38, 1.0 HSW PDH
NKBA: 0.1 CEU
Natural stone applications can add beauty, character, and value to any living space. By communicating the proper expectations for performance and maintenance requirements, the consumer will gain a better understanding and appreciation for using natural stone in their kitchens and bathrooms.
- Learn about the physical characteristics and properties of different types of natural stone and how to set proper expectations for their performance as a residential countertop material.
- Understand the fabrication, installation, care and maintenance of granite, marble, quartzite, and soapstone to ensure longevity and consumer satisfaction.
- Learn what design aesthetics can be achieved with natural stone and why many of today’s trends favor this incredibly versatile, durable, and beautiful material.
- Discover the value achieved by selecting natural stone over artificial materials for a countertop surface and leave with innovative design ideas for future projects.