Kitchen Design

How To Use Natural Stone To Increase The Value Of Your Home

How To Use Natural Stone To Increase The Value Of Your Home

Whether you’re looking to achieve a quick sale for a worthy price or a premium feel for your home, natural stone can help. A range of natural stones are available to make your property pleasurable to both look at and be in. We’ve compiled a few of the best types. Maintain flawless conditions with granite […]

Protecting Your Exterior In The Sun: Which Stone Is Best?

Protecting Your Exterior In The Sun: Which Stone Is Best?

When the sun is shining, outdoor events like garden parties or BBQs are a popular way to spend time with friends and family. But when your exterior’s not up to scratch, you might hesitate. One way to transform it into an area your neighbours will envy is by installing a stunning outside worktop. With the […]

What Exactly Are Semi-Precious Stones?

What Exactly Are Semi-Precious Stones?

Trying to determine the stones to use for your kitchen, bathroom or commercial project can be difficult, especially when you’re not entirely certain of all their attributes. One such material that many like the sound of, but are unsure of what it will bring to their interiors, is semi-precious stones. To help you decide whether […]

Key Considerations When Installing A Natural Stone Worktop

Key Considerations When Installing A Natural Stone Worktop

Our kitchens should be a thing of beauty, but they must also meet their practical requirements for the home. You’ll want a design that can survive any challenges and still be at the top of its style game. Chopping, cleaning, holding pans fresh off the hob… these are the things a worktop should facilitate. As […]

Dropping By Our Showroom: What To Expect

Dropping By Our Showroom: What To Expect

RC Coppin know the value of putting our customers front and centre in everything we do. Great stonework needs an equally strong, conceptual basis for what we’re going to achieve together, teasing out your favourite styles. That’s why the doors are always open at our showroom in Braintree, Essex. Curious about what you’ll experience here, […]

Why Choose A Family Business For Your Stonework?

Why Choose A Family Business For Your Stonework?

All stonework demands excellence. Knowledge, experience and talent are required to integrate stone as part of any renovation project. Nothing less than the best will cut it. That’s why it’s always worth seeking out a stonemason; industry veterans with an eye for detail can get the job done right. But what separates the best from […]

Trends In Stone: Quartz Is The New Concrete

Trends In Stone: Quartz Is The New Concrete

As architects and designers appease the increasing demand for unique, high-end projects, stone has found itself among the most sought-after materials for construction. Not only does stone guarantee strength and longevity, it also presents an astonishing array of different aesthetic options. Quartz is one material that’s proven particularly popular in 2017 so far, thanks to […]

Natural Stone: A Spotlight On Granite

Natural Stone: A Spotlight On Granite

We’re used to speaking about the fine, one-of-a-kind properties of the stones we use. By subjecting natural stone to a rigorous character study, you can recognise its real value and determine its benefits for the home. To kickstart our spotlight series, let us help you get to grips with granite, one of the most populous […]

The Secret To Stunning Worktops? Hire A Geologist

The Secret To Stunning Worktops? Hire A Geologist

For a rock-steady style, kitchens have to be more considerate than other rooms in the home. Aside from the vivid, appealing colours and physicality of your worktops, they have to endure all that you’ll use them for, whether that’s cutting, mashing, rolling or stacking fresh-off-the-hob utensils. So how do you find a kitchen worktop that […]

Why cold stone kitchen work surfaces are so hot

Why cold stone kitchen work surfaces are so hot

Cold stone has so many advantages when it comes to cooking and baking, and can easily be nicknamed the hottest thing in the kitchen – especially during the Christmas period (which is almost upon us!). For us it is especially hot when it is one of our own stone kitchen worktops from Essex, of course. […]

Hotel chic in your own home with quartz worktops from Essex – part 2

Hotel chic in your own home with quartz worktops from Essex – part 2

Also, having most elements made from the same, or similar, materials, reduces the amount of detergents you will need around the house. Silestone by Cosentino, the original producer introduced a new line of products that make this effect of a hotel-inspired-bathroom achievable. One of the oldest rules of interior design is to play with texture […]