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21 07, 2017

It Matters Who Makes It.

By |July 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|



Next time you’re thinking of changing your worktops in your kitchen or bathroom give a thought to how the material is sourced and does it come from a responsible manufacturer. We make no apologies for the fact that we provide a first-class quality product made from responsibly sourced materials, complying with all the industry […]

9 06, 2017

Party at Yours?

By |June 9th, 2017|Domestic, Kitchens, Uncategorized|

Don’t worry about the worktops getting a little wine spilled on them. Technistone is a non-porous quartz that has approximately 10 times the tensile strength of a granite. So, if you’re in the mood for a party don’t worry if things get a little wild, it’s strong enough to dance on!!

16 09, 2016

When Quartz beats Marble

By |September 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|


If you are the type of person who wants your marble to look as good as it did the day you bought it, a natural marble product may simply not be for you. Marble is a natural product, so no matter what the application, it will change, age and wear over time.

If on the […]

12 07, 2016

Art for Art’s Sake

By |July 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

We were asked to build & fabricate a piece if furniture for a hospital environment that would be simple yet impressive. The brief was “it has simple lines and form yet has an eclectic attitude to the depiction of form in space”

Well that might sound great to the aficionados out there but for us […]

22 02, 2016

Time To Relax

By |February 22nd, 2016|Bathrooms, Commercial, Domestic|

Time to relax. No place like a nice spa with a massage thrown. All good so far but we also need to be comforted by the fact that the interior finishes will be hygenic & clean. lets introduce some Corian. Whether its the show-stopping feature of a design scheme or taking a subtle supporting […]

21 09, 2015

Vanity Tops

By |September 21st, 2015|Bathrooms, Commercial, Domestic, Uncategorized|

When Diorite was consulted on a bathroom re-model the architect insisted upon a material that was going to look beautiful and give him the guarantee that it wouldn’t stain and would look just as good in 10 years as it did the day it was installed.

The bathroom is the space in the home where […]

31 08, 2015

Meeting Places

By |August 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|

In this instance Diorite Solid Surface has combined  Staron with EVOline® International Power Ports to create a new environment were patrons can come to enjoy refreshments while recharging their lap tops, tablets, smart phones, and all the small necessities people carry with them on a daily basis.

As well as eliminating the need for foreign […]

15 06, 2015


By |June 15th, 2015|Commercial|

When one of the leading architectural companies in the UK was commissioned to design a distinctive new bar, called The Alchemy, on the ground floor of Diageo’s London headquarters, they choose Corian as one of the main components in the refurbishment.

The Corian element in the bar design allowed Diorite to showcase their fabrication skills. […]

6 05, 2015

3 Mobile Fit Out

By |May 6th, 2015|Colours, Commercial|

O2 has re-branded as 3 Mobile in Ireland. There was 42 shops completed in 6 weeks. All of the counter tops needed to be durable, functional and yet aesthetically pleasing for a busy retail environment.

The material chosen was Staron Bright White (View the complete Staron range) Countertops included thermoformed display bars, sign up desks, […]

23 03, 2015

New Technistone Colour Range

By |March 23rd, 2015|Colours|

Technistone have just introduced a stunning new product line – The Noble Collection. We at Diorite Solid Surfaces will be adding this line as one of the many products on offer.

If you wish to read more about the new line, check out the Noble Collection at Technistone’s website.

The new colours can be viewed below: