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‘Corian’ is the tradename for “an advanced blend of natural minerals and acrylic polymer” used to make expensive bathroom and kitchenware like washbasins, sinks and countertops. ‘Korean’ is a far more familiar word and it is understandable that “Korean countertop” for example, might be bracketed with the likes of “Italian marble’, ‘Irish linen’ or ‘Turkish Delight’ to name but three. It is possible, I suppose, that Du Pont have a factory in Korea making Korean Corian but I feel it is, sadly, unlikely:
Cherry cabinets, Korean countertops, top of the line appliances that will stay and ceramic floor and backsplash. The marble bath is absolutely stunning! ...
All Rooms Have Crown Mouldings, Wet Bar, Gourmet Kitchen Korean Countertops. Very Large & Elegant Home. In Law Suite. Much More.. Must See It. It’s A Unique …
Large kitchen fully tiled with korean countertop and oak cabinets. Brand new refridgerator and stove. Large bathroom with bathtub and shelves.
... integrated Neff oven and grill, blue glass splashbacks, Korean worktop, under unit downlighting, wiring for ceiling lighting, Italian limestone floor …
Peter Forster wrote:
“Italian marble’, ‘Irish linen’ or ‘Turkish Delight’
...Mexican glass tiles?
MEXICAN GLASS TILES SPARKLES ON THE BATHROOMFLOOR AND IS THE SHOWER, SKYLIGHTS LET THENATURAL LIGHT ILLUMINATE THE KOREAN COUNTER ANDMODERNISTIC SKIN AND PHILIPPE STARK FAUCET.
http://184.108.40.206/hotels_near/Jewis … f_Florida/
Is it just coincidence that the following house listings are from states with major deserts?
The kitchen is enormous has Carrion counter top, walk in pantry
beautiful kitchen has upgraded cabinetry, white carrion counter tops, glass block wall inlays
http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/s … =firefox-a
Property features carrion counter tops, staggered cabinets
http://www.movoto.com/az/26678-n-babbli … 580196.htm
Cupertino is in California, too.
Last edited by burred (2011-09-10 07:46:21)
A Carrion countertop doesn’t sound very appetizing.
It made the boarding process faster, as people having the usual problems stowing their carrion bags
http://www.epinions.com/review/trvl-Air … 5433354884