Millstone Designs Blog

Welcome to our blog – on all things granite, quartz and slate. Find out about some of our latest projects, get our advice on caring for your stone, latest granite and quartz trends, and much more.

Monochrome quartz worktops

Monochrome quartz worktops

  Black and white is a stylish choice for any kitchen - simple yet dramatic as perfectly demonstrated in this kitchen in Essex. We recently manufactured and installed the quartz worktops here; Black 20mm quartz worktops, with upstands and matching window ledge,...

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Recent Project: Stunning granite BBQ area

Recent Project: Stunning granite BBQ area

With the warm weather set to continue for a little while longer, we thought we would share one of our recent projects with you - this stunning granite BBQ area, fitted in Essex. Working with an Essex based landscape company, we templated, manufactured and installed...

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Recent project: Granite and wood

Recent project: Granite and wood

  Over the past few weeks we have been working with the Handmade Kitchen Company to create this stunning cooking area for their customer, bringing granite and wood together. We are fortunate to work with some amazing bespoke kitchen companies. They specialise in...

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Granite: works just as well outside as in

Granite: works just as well outside as in

Granite worktops in the garden It really has been the perfect BBQ weather recently. Making the most of the weather, and our outside space, has seen us take our workmanship into the garden on a few projects recently. We worked with an Essex based landscape company to...

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Heart of the Home

Heart of the Home

The kitchen is the heart of the home. Used everyday, we cook, eat, socialise, work, plan and gather in our kitchens. Our kitchen at home is one of the smallest rooms in our house. It is long and thin – a galley style – but has to accommodate two adults, two children,...

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