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 Help Making Final Soapstone Decision!
       • Posted by: juliezlat on Thu, Jan 16, 14 at 8:20
              • 56 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Apr 7, 14 at 21:45
After months of research and scouring our area for slabs, we're down to two. I've loved the look of all soapstone and didn't really have a preference all along, I just thought I'd know it when I saw it. Unfortunately, that isn't happening as eas
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 soapstone before/after rehoning
       • Posted by: farmgirlinky on Sat, Jun 25, 11 at 11:42
              • 45 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Feb 6, 14 at 19:23
Hope this is useful to some soapstone folks. We were overall happy with our Jucca soapstone counters from Dorado, but I was bothered by the higher-than-expected sheen after dry waxing, which had the advantage of making the iron and quartz veining
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 Soapstone too expensive...now what? Corian?
       • Posted by: dcward89 on Fri, Jan 3, 14 at 13:46
              • 41 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Feb 11, 14 at 16:28
So I finally got a quote for soapstone for our kitchen remodel and it is over my budget by 50% (budget for countertops is $4,000, this quote was $6,000) so not even a possibility of stretching it a little. Now I'm wondering what else I should con
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 kitchen reveal: previously help with soapstone decision thread!
       • Posted by: juliezlat on Mon, Apr 7, 14 at 21:32
              • 36 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Apr 11, 14 at 1:16
Ok, so here is the original thread. http://ths.gardenweb.com/forums/load/kitchbath/msg010820561787.html?55 I was torn between two different soapstone slabs, plus I had lots of questions about soapstone countertops IRL. I can honestly s
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 Finished Small Creamy White and Soapstone Kitchen for FKB
       • Posted by: mary_in_nc on Mon, Jul 21, 08 at 10:39
              • 33 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Feb 22, 14 at 6:00
Details: Cabinets Medallion Santa Cruz inset with Divinity finish Countertop Green Mountain Original P.A. Soapstone Return to the Kitchens Forum | Post a Follow-Up Finished Small Creamy White and Soapstone
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 How well does Soapstone/Slate do as countertop??
       • Posted by: garine on Mon, Jan 18, 10 at 10:31
              • 29 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Feb 26, 14 at 18:51
I'm about to renovate my kitchen and would like to use matt finished soapstone or slate for the countertop. We are going for a rustic look and don't like the cold shine of granite or the plastic look of the fabricated countertops. Does anyone
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 Brazilian Soapstone? Anyone have it or regret it?
       • Posted by: megpie77 on Fri, May 22, 09 at 12:35
              • 22 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Feb 21, 14 at 20:24
I could really use some great advise, as I just can't seem to choose between Absolute black honed granite or soapstone. I live near Seattle and the only soapstone available is gray or green from Brazil. The sample I have chips and scratches easi
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 New Soapstone countertops and base cabinets reveal
       • Posted by: Quadesl on Mon, Dec 30, 13 at 9:23
              • 18 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Jan 26, 14 at 9:18
We employed Humming Bird Woodworks to design, build and install our cabinets and countertops. We went with all drawers except for under the kitchen sink. The corners are dead as we opted for drawers instead. This is the only recent work in the k
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 HELP -my soapstone "etched"
I say
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 Does This Soapstone & Marble Work?
Greetings! I am a daily lurker & have learned so much from this forum. Thanks in advance for your thoughts & ideas with my kitchen challenge! We want to
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 Soapstone drain runnels question
       • Posted by: psbjmb on Tue, Apr 1, 14 at 16:45
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Apr 2, 14 at 12:25
We have decided on soapstone for our kitchen counters, and found a beautiful slab called Anasazi (from Latera in Austin, Tx). I've attached a link to some photos of the Anasazi (similar to, but not my exact slab) I love the look (and useful
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 Stone experts - chip in soapstone edge how to fix?
So looks like the edge of the countertop got hit yesterday (I'm guessing accidentally with a level or shelf that was being carried in yesterday by the cabinet maker) there is about a 1/4
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 Great Soapstone Overview
       • Posted by: wags848 on Sat, Apr 5, 14 at 18:01
              • 9 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Apr 6, 14 at 22:15
I discovered this post on a blog & wanted to share. I think it's a good overview of the pros & cons of soapstone, written by a soapstone owner. My soapstone island is being installed next week; I found this blog post to be very informative & helpf
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 Help with odd soapstone problem, please
       • Posted by: marcia59 on Thu, Mar 27, 14 at 18:32
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Mar 29, 14 at 16:07
Teixeira installed my soapstone counters a couple of months or so ago and oiled them before they left. Gorgeous! Not long after that, the electricians put 2 strips of blue painter's tape down on the island and then, without my realizing the ta
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 Any reviews of Atlantic Soapstone Creations?
       • Posted by: beestung on Sat, Mar 16, 13 at 17:37
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Mar 27, 14 at 9:35
Hi everyone, I've been learning a ton about soapstone on these forums, so thanks for all the information. What I haven't been able to find is any reviews of the work performed by Atlantic Soapstone Creations, or Jason Chizmar? He's been great an
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 Finished Soapstone Kitchen
       • Posted by: mamalynn on Fri, Jan 29, 10 at 0:04
              • 6 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, May 9, 12 at 11:19
I have been reading the kitchen forum posts for months. I have no design skills and rarely had anything to offer. But I have learned a lot by reading the posts and looking at the pictures of all the wonderful kitchens! This is truly a great site b
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 New soapstone countertops and lower cabinets
       • Posted by: Quadesl on Sat, Dec 28, 13 at 12:08
              • 5 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Jan 12, 14 at 8:50
We replaced our lower cabinets and laminate countertops retaining our tile backsplash and upper cabinets. Here's a picture I took this morning. Monday the tile/backsplash will be caulked and I will then be able to put down a fresh coat of minera
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 Wax Soapstone After It Has Been Oiled?
       • Posted by: kateshome on Thu, Apr 3, 14 at 9:28
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Apr 5, 14 at 18:10
Our soapstone was installed two days ago and it has been oiled but feels oily even after repeated wiping down. Can it be waxed over the oil or should the oil be removed first? Do I wipe it down with rubbing alcohol to remove oil? I can't get to th
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 Bucks County Soapstone / Does it stain?
       • Posted by: Debbie6705 on Sat, Feb 18, 12 at 19:26
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Jun 28, 12 at 19:08
I'm planning to use Bucks County Soapstone but I'm hearing from some people that soapstone is porous and it will stain easily. I use a water softener but still have some rust showing after a week or so, and have to scrub the sink. How will that
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 Soapstone in Michigan
       • Posted by: dydy on Mon, May 25, 09 at 15:48
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Jan 31, 12 at 19:29
Hi! I'm new here. Already learning tons from you guys. :) Hope this is the right place for my question... I'm in SE Michigan and wanting soapstone countertops. I'm having a hard time finding a source. Does anyone have suggestions? I've mad
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