Island Inspiration: 7 Quartz Countertops For Your New Kitchen Island

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Need more space in your kitchen? It may be time to consider an island. Long used to help homeowners have more cooking freedom, having a quartz countertop installed can make your kitchen islands even more beneficial in the long run.  Given the styles and colors of quartz, there are also plenty of ways to incorporate […]

Are Quartz Countertops Right For Your Kitchen Remodel?


What are the benefits of a manufactured counter? Are quartz countertops right for you? If you’re considering a kitchen renovation, you’ve got a lot of decisions on your plate. Each one will affect the quality, functionality, and feeling of your new kitchen. Of all those decisions, though, the one that can have the longest-lasting impact […]

Choosing the Right Countertop

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Remodeling your kitchen is a big deal. There are a lot of decisions to make, decisions that you will have to live with until the next time you remodel your kitchen. Things like paint color and window treatments can be changed easily, but the countertop you choose is there for good. So, make sure you […]

Quartz Countertops at Johnson Lumber

Quartz Countertops

Quartz countertops have exploded in popularity in the last few years. Whether it’s your kitchen perimeter countertops or your island, your countertops are the largest surface in your kitchen. Getting the material, color, and shape right can take your kitchen to a whole new level.  Benefits of Quartz Countertops vs Granite  Consumers have been gravitating […]

New Countertop Tips: What to Avoid


Investing in new countertops can be costly, depending on the material you use in your remodel. Regularly cleaning them is vital, but there are also things you need to avoid in order to prevent premature breakdown and unnecessary wear. Take a look at some of the ways you could be harming your countertops and what […]

Maintaining Your Countertops

Keeping the spaces in your home clean is essential, especially when it comes to the areas that you use frequently. Your bathrooms and kitchen are among the most utilized spaces, and the countertops in both areas are often exposed to dirt and bacteria. Properly cleaning and maintaining your kitchen and bathroom countertops can make food […]

 Which Countertops Should I Use for my Kitchen Remodel?

When it comes to your kitchen, the countertops are one of the most utilized surfaces in the room. It suffices to say that when you’re planning a remodel, you should think carefully about what materials to use for your new counters. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular choices to find out […]

Pros and Cons of Using Quartz Countertops

kitchen design, Johnson Lumber, Anne Arundel, MD Lumber, Millwork, & Builders' Materials

Are you thinking of remodeling your kitchen or bathroom?  One of the most important decisions is choosing your countertops.  The material can make all the difference in your design, and it’s also important for functionality.  Johnson Lumber stocks an impressive array of countertop materials, and one of our most popular is quartz.  Though some may […]