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Urbane Basin Gallery Officially Opens!

Published on May 11, 2014 By kim

  Welcome to Urbane Basin Gallery! It is located at Pioneer Junction (3 Soon Lee Street, #05-35, S627606). After almost 2 months of renovation from a bare unit, we have transformed  successfully to a cosy yet simple showroom room which comprises of the following segment Natural Stone Basins Display Vanity Suites Mosaics Suite Granite and Marble […]

Urbane Basin launched in Bathroom + Kitchen Today Magazine

Published on July 17, 2013 By kim

Catch Urbane Basin in Bathroom + Kitchen Today Edition Q3 2013!  Urbane Basin is privileged to be in the limelight features in this quarterly magazine. Bathroom + Kitchen Today (BKT) is a leading, regional high-end trade magazine in Asia featuring luxurious bathrooms, kitchens and surfaces from around the world. Published in Singapore, the quarterly magazine reaches […]

Common type of Granite Countertops

Published on May 15, 2013 By kim

In the market, there are numerous types of countertops used in residential units. Marble, Solid Surface, Quartz, Granite and ceramics are the common ones used for kitchen as well as vanity countertops. Today’s topic dived deeper into the common types of granites used for such countertops. As explained in my previous articles, Granite is a […]

Types of Mosaics and Mosaics Laying Methods

Published on April 10, 2013 By kim

Mosaic is the art of creating images or patterns using small pieces of colored glass, stone, or other materials The earliest known mosaics date to around the eighth century BC, when the Greeks made mosaics with pebbles. The art form spread to the Romans as well, and it was used extensively in the internal decoration […]

Choosing Mosaics for your Home

Published on April 4, 2013 By kim

Why Mosaics? Adding Mosaic tiles to uniform coloured ceramic tiles can create miracles to the overall feel in your home, be it in the kitchen, bathroom, living room and also individual rooms, creating greater ambience and artistic feel for homeowners. There are myriad choices in choosing the mosaic tiles as they come in numerous designs […]

Granite Samples Available

Published on November 8, 2012 By kim

Wondering how the actual granite looks and feel like? San Teck International currently has a collection of granite samples for homebuyers, contractor and renovators to choose from. The origins of these samples come from different part of the world- China, Spain, Norway, India and other european countries. These samples come in small size of 10x8cm which […]

San Teck International: Project Credentials

Published on October 23, 2012 By kim

Project Credentials Through our sister company, Five Brothers Co Ltd, we have successfully created new homes and communities in various cities, providing long lasting and prominent identities. Our projects span from Asia including Singapore, Japan and China, as well as to the European cities. Below are some of the major ones that we have completed: […]

Edge Finishes

Published on October 9, 2012 By kim

Know about Edge Finishes In general, corners and edges that tilers come across in the work place can be finished with a metal or plastic profile, however on stone this isn’t always the best finish. Natural stone does not combine well with manmade materials and profiles are not made to accommodate stone tile thickness are […]

Granite Surface Treatment Process: Flamed Method

Published on October 6, 2012 By kim

Having seen the polished method for granite surface treatment, this is yet another video on the flamed method. Commonly used in commercial and outdoor pavement, flamed surface granite is sought after for its anit-slip properties and uniform texture and colour tonation. Flamed surface granite is often seen in public areas such as MRTs and civil buildings, as […]

Granite Surface Treatment Process: Polished Method

Published on October 5, 2012 By kim

Ever fascinated by the shiny pavements that you walk/step on everyday- in shopping malls, in the subways/MRT? Wonder what are these made of? These commercial or common areas are mostly laid with natural stone such as Granite or Marble, as well as Engineered Material such as Quartz or Minicrsytal Stone. For in instance, the tiles […]