How to Make a Dream (Kitchen) Come True

A good remodel improves your kitchen’s functionality and provides great relief from an outdated style. We caught up with two local experts who share their insights into the process of kitchen remodeling and the latest trends.

Hearthrock Cafe: A New Chef Brings New Enthusiasm

Todd Cooper, Hearthrock Café’s new head chef, is part of some big changes at the establishment. Learn about the new and exciting updates and find out why longtime fans of Hearthrock shouldn’t worry about a thing.

Smart Living Weekly – April 12, 2017

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Imagine the Possibilities in Your Yard

Summer is the perfect time to spruce up your yard. Gather ideas from some of the best local landscape experts on how to rejuvenate the outside of your home.

For Outdoor Projects, Family-Owned Businesses Have the Expertise

Too often, weekly warriors forget to do their homework. Our region’s locally owned garden centers, stone specialists and roofing contractors are ready to guide you through the job.

Expansion Story: Benson Stone Co. Lighting Gallery

A new lighting department at Benson Stone Co. offers our region a full array of quality lighting products, making this homegrown home goods store an even more powerful one-stop shop.

Create a Luxury Kitchen That Makes a Statement

Designing a luxurious kitchen doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Learn how some simple touches and quality purchases can make any kitchen look like a million bucks.

Home Insight from Local Experts

Our homes are a significant investment, one that requires continual improvements and updates. When it comes to furnishings, flooring, remodeling and gardening, these local experts know where to begin.

How Independent Businesses are Transforming Rockford

Locally owned businesses are the anchors of our communities and some of the most dedicated leaders of positive transformations. Meet five business owners who are making a difference.

Benson Stone Co.

1100 Eleventh St., Rockford, Ill.
(815) 227-2000
www.bensonstone.com