Counter Intuitive

~ A Blog by ZM ~

This blog covers all things stone. You’ll find useful tips, long-form guides, and the unmistakable influence of a dry martini.

July 12, 2019

If you’ve read any of our previous blogs, you’ve likely landed here thinking you’re getting a creative masterclass in wit, in addition to a dose of knowledge about natural stone countertops. Well, sorry to say this one’s all business. We’ve noticed recently that a lot...

June 17, 2019

The official start of Summer is just around the corner, yet at the moment remnants are the hottest thing on the natural stone market! A natural byproduct of the fabrication process, these underrated little guys have been around as long as humans have been using natural...

August 12, 2016

To seal or not to seal. That is the question. Or rather, it’s one of the several questions we get here at Zimmer Marble regarding the intrinsic differences between stone options.

As you may know, granite, marble, soapstone, and quartzite are known as “natural stone.” Th...

July 9, 2015

Can I use cultured marble in my kitchen?
No. Cultured marble was not engineered to withstand the rough and tumble environment of the kitchen. Excellent form, Zero function. Do. Not. Do. It.

How often do I need to seal my natural stone countertops?
People have been prepa...

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Zimmer Marble Co Inc

1812 River Street, Jackson, MI 49202

(517) 787 -1500 

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