How to Seal Granite Countertops

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 14th, 2019 Granite countertops, much like marble, sandstone, slate, and other natural stone material, are resistant to stains and are much easier to clean when they are sealed properly. Choosing the Right Sealant The deeper the sealant penetrates into the surface of the material, the better [...]

By | 2019-04-02T09:33:41+00:00 March 14th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Stone Sealing Can Help Prevent Cold Weather Damage

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 13th, 2019 Winter is a beautiful time of year in Colorado. However, it can also be a time of extreme temperature changes and weather patterns. This can be a big concern for homeowners. With the unpredictable weather, it can be tricky to maintain a nice outdoor [...]

By | 2019-03-13T17:48:53+00:00 March 13th, 2019|Exterior, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Stains & Solutions: How to Identify and Remove Stains on Stone

Written by Katie Hinkle | DENVER, CO | March 8th, 2019 Stains can be difficult to remove but they are even tougher when the reason causing it is unknown. Here are tricks to know how to better identify different stains and how to properly clean and care for them. Oil-based Stains Grease, tar, cooking oil, [...]

By | 2019-03-11T11:13:00+00:00 March 8th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Marble Countertops: Care and Maintenance

Written by Katie Hinkle | Denver, CO | March 7th, 2019 Marble is a beloved material for counters in kitchens and bathrooms. What is not loved about marble countertops is the amount of cleaning and care this elegant stone needs. Marble is porous and can be damaged by spilling any acidic substances on it like [...]

By | 2019-03-07T12:57:33+00:00 March 7th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|1 Comment

Cleaning Stone Showers: Do’s and Don’ts

Written by Katie Hinkle  | Denver, CO | March 5th, 2019 Learn which cleaning tools are the best and the worst to use when it comes to keeping stone showers looking their best. Stone showers look magnificent and can add a timeless feature to any bathroom, but harsh chemicals can break down sealants, leave scratches, [...]

By | 2019-03-05T16:54:23+00:00 March 5th, 2019|Interiors, Residential, Stone|0 Comments

Brekhus Earns Coveted MIA Commercial B Contractor Accreditation

Denver, CO – June 30th , 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brekhus Tile & Stone Inc. has earned the coveted designation of Marble Institute of America (MIA) Accredited Commercial B Contractor and may now use the official accreditation logo. Accredited Natural Stone Fabricators are companies that fabricate and install natural dimension stone.   To become [...]

By | 2019-02-15T12:29:39+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Commercial, News, Stone|0 Comments

Union Station Showcases Brekhus Marble Restoration

Written by: Lili Franklyn | Photography: Warren Jordan Photography   DENVER, CO – July 24, 2014 Brekhus Tile & Stone is proud to showcase its work replacing the historical marble cladding at the Grand Opening of Union Station this Saturday, July 26th. Beginning the job in December of 2013, the local Denver company has [...]

By | 2019-02-04T17:15:05+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Commercial, Interiors, Stone|1 Comment

BREKHUS TILE & STONE – LUXE MAGAZINE PROFILE

By Robyn Feller Since its inception 18 years ago, Brekhus Tile & Stone has established itself as a trusted source in the Denver area for any stone and tile project regardless of complexity. The renowned stone and tile purveyor dominates its competition thanks in part to the leadership of husband-and-wife powerhouse Kym and Jeff [...]

By | 2019-02-15T12:30:17+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Commercial, Exterior, Interiors, News, Residential, Stone, Tile|0 Comments

Case Study: Heated Roof Deck

The Case Study Challenge: Every once and a while, Brekhus Tile & Stone gets called to a job where it’s necessary to design unique systems that can stand up to particularly demanding conditions. In the case of this heated outdoor deck on top of a mountain vacation home, there were requirements for waterproofing to [...]

By | 2019-02-15T12:32:39+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Exterior, News, Residential, Stone, Tile|0 Comments