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Designer Spotlight: Bridgette Caporaso

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="8540" img_size="large" alignment="center"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] "I immediately fell in love with residential design and have remained in residential design my entire career." - Bridgette Caporaso [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Q: Tell us a little about your background. A: I've known I wanted to be a designer since I was a teenager. I attended the art institute to study interior design and while still in school began working at a kitchen and bath design studio. Immediately fell in love with residential design and have remained in residential design...

Boynton Beach Kitchen Remodel Experts Explain Quartz vs Quartzite

The Boynton Beach Kitchen Remodel Experts at UMI Stone constantly receive questions from people across the state about the differences between quartz and quartzite....

The Versatility of Stone

Stone is often referenced within the design industry. Companies particularly emphasize that they serve some of the finest stone surfaces on the market and boasts their product’s unique composition due to its extreme versatility. In reality, all stones are versatile to an extent. It is only the degree of your imagination that is the limit....

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Countertops 101

In the Countertop Surfacing industry there are a growing number of products being used regularly in residential construction. Some are natural materials that have been around for centuries while a number of man-made surfaces have been introduced over the last decade. There are three key factors to consider: budget, appearance and practicality. ...

UMI Material Featured On HGTV New Show

UMI recently had the pleasure of providing unique and exotic stones for HGTV's new show, 90 Day Dream Home. After supplying the material to our friends at Gulf Bay Builders, they partnered with Mika and Brian Kleinschmidt, to help make a local Tampa family's dream home become a reality. The up-and-coming show highlights the combined forces of Mika, the realtor, and Brian the developer, to help clients both design and build the perfect house from the ground up in 90...