MARVA Blog

Natural Stone
Design Inspiration

Join hundreds of savvy industry professionals and get design inspiration delivered right to your inbox


week_51_summary.jpg MARVA Design Guide

White Eyes Granite: Design Information and Inspiration Beyond the Surface

Dec 18, 2018

The speckled grey, black, and ivory of White Eyes granite design is adaptable and stylish for nearly any kitchen.

Read Full Article

All Categories



week_50_summary.jpg Home & Lifestyle

Natural Stones to Suit 2019 Color Trends

Dec 11, 2018

Designers are already predicting the hottest color trends for 2019. Leaders in the Home Improvement industry such as PPG, Benjamin Moore, and Sherwin Williams have named their 2019 Colors of the Year, and the palette is wonderfully diverse: Moody blues, bold blue-green shades, earthy red-browns and ...

Read Full Article
Hadley_K_FrancisandFrancis_16_1260x960.jpg Guest Blogger Series

Granite, Stainless Steel and Breakfast Bars Are the Crème de la Crème of Kitchen Trends

Dec 4, 2018

What makes a kitchen amazing? We've teamed up with Redfin to to see which design trends are on the rise, and which are falling like a bad soufflé.

Where does your kitchen's design fall on the spectrum?

Read Full Article
unexpected_summary.jpg Home & Lifestyle

Unexpected Places to Use Cambria

Nov 27, 2018

There are plenty of reasons to love Cambria’s quartz countertops in the kitchen: they’re nonporous, scratch-resistant, and strikingly beautiful. But why should the kitchen get all the attention?

Read Full Article
47_summary.jpg Solid Surfaces

Why Cambria is Perfect for Rental Properties

Nov 20, 2018

Hotels, apartments, timeshares, even properties used for AirBnBs – these days, there are plenty of opportunities for short-term rentals, so that people can travel comfortably. When designing a space that will be used this way, it’s important to consider the increased traffic that ...

Read Full Article
Taj_Mahal_38_Summary.jpg MARVA Design Guide

Torquay™ by Cambria: Design Information and Inspiration Beyond the Surface

Nov 13, 2018

A standout member of Cambria’s Marble Collection™, Torquay™ is a creamy, soft off-white shade that incorporates subtle ripples and blooms of grey for movement and interest. Cambria describes the design as “an instant classic [which] offers a beautiful marble-like appearance ...

Read Full Article
45_Summary.jpg Home & Lifestyle

2019 Design Trends Using Natural Stone

Nov 6, 2018

Designers are looking forward to the new year and already forecasting trends and design elements that will define 2019. Fresh color schemes, mixing textures, and environmentally conscious materials will be embraced as an update to the fads of the past. Fortunately, there is a natural stone option ...

Read Full Article
44_summary.jpg News & Press Releases

Neolith Expands Its Catalog With Four New Designs

Oct 30, 2018

Versatile, durable, beautiful – there are plenty of reasons to love Sintered Compact Surfaces from Neolith. And now, with the addition of four new designs to their already extensive catalog, there are even more options available to create your dream kitchen.

Read Full Article
43_neolith_blog_Summary.jpg Product Innovation

Neolith: The Ideal Stone for Climate Resilience

Oct 23, 2018

Climate change is a hot topic across the globe. Many architects and builders are feeling a professional obligation to figure out how to minimize their carbon footprints and embrace sustainable and resilient design.

Read Full Article
dg19-thumb.jpg MARVA Design Guide

Zaha Stone by Neolith: Design Inspiration and Information Beyond the Surface

Oct 16, 2018

Striking a balance between industrial and natural, the Zaha Stone design by Neolith features a dusky, cool grey body with fine white veins. As part of Neolith’s Fusion Collection, this design is described by Neolith as “a contemporary reinterpretation of Iranian Grey Stone.”

Read Full Article

Inspiration Gallery

View Inspiration Gallery View Inspiration Gallery

We understand the industry,

because we are in the industry.

Scroll