Surface One and Silestone Quartz were featured in the article “The ultimate model home: Ideal Home 2015 showcases ideas for area buyers, owners” on on May 11, 2015.  The article, written by Jean M. McLean, focused on many of the unique features of the 2015 Greater Birmingham Parade of Homes Ideal Home, including smart solutions, such as the use of Silestone Quartz.

Surface One fabricated and installed Silestone Quartz countertops in the color of Ariel in the kitchen and bathrooms, including installing full slabs of Silestone Ariel in the master shower and guest suite.  Jean quoted Rusty Fowler, owner of Fowler Custom Homes and the builder of the Ideal Home, “This product has the beauty of natural stone, but is antimicrobial, and with no-grout walls, it makes cleaning easy.”

Click here to read the rest of the article featured on and to view photographs taken by Terry Schrimscher.


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