Five reasons why Copper should be your Finish
Not only is a copper finish beautiful to look at, but is also an essential product in our lives. If you are at a crossroad in making a decision on finishes, here are 5 reasons why copper should be at the top of your list.
A Timeless Material
Copper never loses its worth in beauty and benefits. Brass and bronze are in the same family as copper. Bronze is harder than iron and more resistant to corrosion, making it a great family member. All three of these finishes provide a rich and appealing element to any finish.
Excellent for Health
Copper is capable of killing harmful bacteria. This means that any surface, like faucets, sinks and backsplashes can naturally keep your home germ free. It also contains an antimicrobial property that prevents infection. Brass containers
A Lot or A Little Maintenance
If you want your copper to remain with its original finish, a good scrubbing and polishing is necessary at least once a week. However, many people prefer the Patina value that copper can take on by letting the maintenance go. The patina also acts as a protective coating to help protect the life of the copper.
Increase Property Value
A copper surface will always bring an increased value to your home. This finish shows that you care about quality and timeless beauty. The age of the copper is hard to determine because of its everlasting coating.
There are no worries about running out of copper as a mineral. Only about1.1 trillion pounds have been mined since the beginning of time with an estimated 8 trillion pounds remaining.
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Right now, the housing market has never been so hot. Homes are being snapped off the market almost instantly, when bidding wars don't slow down the process. This is a great time to currently be a homeowner, outside the market chaos. Of course, if you've been dreaming of a change in scenery, your best option is to invest in changes to your house. Kitchen renovations, in particular, can transform your experience of the home and have great potential for return on investment (ROI) - if you know what you're planning for.
Let's dive into a few kitchen renovation ideas to invest in your happiness and the long-term value of your home.
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At Fossil Blu, we believe a deep Farmhouse sink can enhance your gardening capabilities. Many people build themselves a deep-basin sink outdoors--or in their potting shed-- to make gardening easier on the go. This also keeps the potting mess outside of the house.