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UMI Expands Into Jacksonville, FL

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Designer Spotlight – Nikki Levy Interiors

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="7873" img_size="large"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] "I could not help myself and jumped right back into the design world as soon as possible." - Nikki Levy [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Meet Nikki! She is the founder of Nikki Levy Interiors located in Delray Beach, Florida and has over __ years of experience showcasing her unique abilities and talent. As a South African-born, she brings a lot of distinct flavor and characteristics into her work. Learn more about Nikki below and check out her latest design project featuring...

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Which Countertop Material is Best for Your Kitchen?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]At UMI, we offer a plethora of different surfaces and materials to suit your design preference. Various veining, colors, compositions, and characteristics are offered at each of our UMI locations to provide every customer with the countertop of their dreams. But, with plentiful options and a world full of beauty, how do you know which countertop material is best for you? It all comes down to 3 different criteria: composition, lifestyle & design.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Granite/ Quartzite [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image="6448" img_size="large" alignment="center"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Granite is one of the...

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Designer Spotlight – Wegman Design Group

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="7840" img_size="large"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] "I find it interesting to be both creative and strategic in this environment." - Lori Wegman [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Meet Lori! She is the owner and principal of the Wegman Design Group located in Naples, Florida and has over 20 years of experience as an intricate and well-known interior designer! Check out her design techniques, where she gets her inspiration, and a few of her favorite design projects featuring UMI stone![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Q:  Tell me a little about your background.   A: "I’m originally...

New Pompeii Quartz Colors Revealed!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The time has come! Our newest Pompeii Quartz colors are HERE and they might just be the next best thing to enter our showrooms! [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] These slabs are each unique and intricate in their own way and we are excited to finally present to you the newest craze in the industry! [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Introducing to you: Thazos, Perla, Volaza, Vena Oro and Serenata! [/vc_column_text][vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf0UnCg3mXk" align="center"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] What Makes These Stones Unique? [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]All of these slabs differ than any other material on the market. Quartz is known for its...

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Designer Spotlight – ARDesign

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="7770" img_size="large"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] "Opening our eyes to more than just one design perspective; together we improve our design capabilities. We really are the perfect team and it has truly paid off." - ARDesign [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]Meet this dynamic duo, Ryan & Alina Spicer, from ARDesign! They met as colleagues and instantly felt sparks and it's easy to see why. Check out their inspiration, their favorite design styles and techniques, and their favorite project featuring UMI stone![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Q: Can you tell us a little...

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Designer Spotlight – Tina Margrander

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="7726" img_size="large"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] "I have never pushed my personal style on a client because it’s their home and it always should reflect their likes and style." - Tina Margrander [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]We love to see the unique qualities that each designer possesses - it's what makes their work one-of-a-kind! As we continue our Designer Spotlight's blog series, today we share with you Tina Margrander from Tina Marie Interiors. Tina discusses with us her upbringing, why she became a designer, and more![/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Q:  Tell us...

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Countertops 101

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 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. To help consumers get all the information they need to weigh out before making their decision we asked our friend Alex Rogers from AGS Stone to break down...

Construction Resources Acquires UMI

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are excited to announce the acquisition of our company, UMI, by Construction Resources. Construction Resources (CR) is a value-added manufacturer and distributor of specialty building products and complementary services for the southeastern United States. CR consists of broad product offerings across a large portfolio of well-recognized leading brands servicing the single family, remodel, multi-family and commercial segments of the design and construction industry.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7471" img_size="full"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7474" img_size="full"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7473" img_size="full"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]UMI's joining of CR reflects a great synergy between...

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Marie Kondo’s Tips to Declutter your Kitchen and Bathroom

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] Declutter Your Kitchen And Bath With Marie Kondo's Famous Tips Marie Kondo has shot to fame with her mission to cut clutter out of our lives. Maybe you’ve read the book, or seen the Netflix series – or just heard everyone talking about the famous KonMari method! And she has some specific advice to keep your kitchen and bathroom in order. As we know at Distinguished Kitchens and Baths, the foundation of great space is a great design. So the last thing...

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