In addition to the stonework in the kitchen, natural stone can also be found in other areas of the residence. “We did the entire house,” Malavé said, adding that the vanity tops are made from Cosmos granite. The countertops run the entire length of the wall, following the detailed contours of the cabinetry and featuring two sink cutouts. The earth tones of the Cosmos granite, which was finished with an ogee edge, complements the color of the slate tile floors.
Now that the job has been completed, Proehl said she has been receiving very positive reactions by visitors to her home. “They come in, and they are really blown away, she said.” They can’t get over the leather finish in the kitchen, and they are compelled to walk up and touch it.”