20 Outdoor Kitchen Design Considerations

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James Moylan

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

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So, You’re Designing an Outdoor Kitchen…Here’s What to Think About

You can practically taste the crispy crust of that wood-fired pizza from your brand-new outdoor kitchen. The problem? You haven’t designed it yet, and you aren’t even sure where to start. If you’re trying to figure out the ideal outdoor kitchen design for your home, here are twenty considerations to keep in mind.

Not All Outdoor Countertops Are Created Equal

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James Moylan

Tuesday, November 23, 2021



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Outdoor countertops are a big investment, and not all countertop manufacturers or materials are created equal. That’s why, when it comes to your exterior countertops, you want to make sure you’re getting the best value possible. One way to help ensure this is by being very selective and careful about the manufacturer you’re using. Here are some helpful tips to keep in mind when making this selection.

Want Quartzite for Your Outdoor Countertops? Here’s What to Know

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James Moylan

Monday, November 15, 2021


quaertziteThe rise in popularity of outdoor living spaces has many people thinking about how to revamp their own backyard. If you’re considering adding an outdoor kitchen to your Northern Virginia or Maryland home, you’re probably thinking about what countertops are durable, beautiful, and on-budget enough for your space. If quartzite is on your short list, here’s a brief overview of what the material is, its advantages, and some of its drawbacks.

3 Problems with Natural Stone Outdoor Countertops

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James Moylan

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

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 With the increased demand for outdoor living spaces over the past two decades, outdoor countertops have gone through a transformation. For many homeowners and contractors alike, natural stone has fallen somewhat out of favor. Engineered stone, including Caesarstone’s line of outdoor quartz countertops, has surged in popularity recently. This is largely due to these three issues with natural stone outdoor countertops.

Advances in Outdoor Countertops

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James Moylan

Thursday, November 04, 2021



When it comes to outdoor countertops, a lot has changed over the years. With the increasing popularity of outdoor living spaces, people have become more invested in the quality, aesthetics, and functionality of their screened porches, decks, and outdoor kitchens. With that increased interest came big advancements in exterior countertops.