Category: Granite

Kitchen Remodel Inspiration

Ready to remodel your kitchen? We work with you from conception to completion. Being a Design/Build firm you never have to worry about separate contractors – we’ve got you covered. Here is a sampling of our past projects… Ready to remodel your kithcen? Give us a call today! Custom Contracting, Inc. Phone: 781-648-2835 1267A Massachusetts […]

Is the kitchen the most important room of the home?

The Kitchen is the heart of the home They say that the kitchen is the heart of the home. And we have to believe it’s true. Whether small or large, the kitchen is the hub of the home. It is where the meals are created – it fuels the bodies, minds and souls of friends […]

Kitchen Island With Built-in Sofa Upgrades Stylish Home

  Maximizing kitchen space while allowing creativity to take central stage is something we all strive for. When it comes to our very own “heart of the home”, we tend to care more if we actually spend time in the kitchen. A unique kitchen island concept with an inviting built-in sofa might get your creativity […]

Custom Contracting’s Kitchen & Bath Design Center – Featured Bath Winter 2014

This master bath has been updated both in design and functionality, starting with bath fixtures like a Whirlpool, Maxx air-jet alcove tub unit, Hansgrohe Raindance shower valve system with diverter for handheld, and custom-made, semi-frameless, swinging glass panel shower door. Winchester 5×5 ceramic tile in the color “lace” makes up the tub/shower tile surround with […]

30 Marble Bathroom Design Ideas

Marble has seen its fair share of creative handling and has become a favorite in many upscale residences throughout the years. Modern bathrooms can surprise you with materials and shapes you never though matched, but also with a fascinating suite of different types of marble cut and shaped into a myriad modern ways. In addition […]

10 Kitchen Innovations for Improving your New Generation Home

In our ever-changing world of high innovation and demand for homes that reflect gorgeous detailing and quality, your kitchen is the number one room where you love to see gorgeous technology. Your kitchen appliances are lifetime investments for many homeowners and Sub-Zero Wolf, the leader in food preservation & innovative cooking products since 1943 have […]

Builder-Grade Kitchen Converted Into Top-Of-The-Line Cooking Venue

  When the homeowners began this kitchen remodel process, they were looking to redesign and completely reinvent their “builder grade” kitchen. Nothing was broken necessarily, but they never liked the design and the materials were lackluster.  The final kitchen features top-of-the-line finishes and appliances including separate refrigerator and freezer units by Sub-Zero, a 48” dual fuel […]

Our Take on the Top Bathroom Remodeling Trends

We’re finding that many homeowners are trying to create a relaxing, luxurious experience in the bathroom. And that means features like these … Standalone Tubs Whirlpool tubs can be soothing, but they also take up a lot of space and require a fair amount of maintenance to keep clean. And in many homes, they don’t […]

How to Choose the Right Kitchen Sink

The etymology of the phrase “everything but the kitchen sink” probably has to do with the fact that the sink is difficult to move. For instance, if a person absconded with “everything but the kitchen sink,” it means he or she made off with every conceivable portable item. But here is a new way of […]

8 Kitchen Design Trends for 2014

1. Granite is on top, but quartz is catching up Some 70% of respondents see quartz countertops increasing in 2014. At the end of 2013, granite and quartz were almost tied for the top spot in countertop materials, at 91% and 90% respectively. Photo credit: Arnal Photography – Larry Arnal 2. Stainless is timeless Stainless steel […]

Kitchen & Bath Tidbits – Caring for Granite Countertops

Granite countertops are among the most popular countertops these days. Not only do they look exquisite, but they’re also very durable and rather resistant to scratches and stains. With the right care and maintenance, they’ll look like new for many years. Here are a few key ways to care for your granite countertops: • Spills […]