There are many options when it comes to countertops styles. It is important to be knowledgeable and educated while remodeling the kitchen or bathroom and selecting the material. Updated countertops add elegance, style and value.
If you like contemporary look in the kitchen, you might want to consider certain granite, quartz or stacked, multi-colored glass. Granite is 100% natural stone, so keep in mind, it needs to be sealed. Quartz provides durable countertops, combining the benefits of natural quartz and technologically advanced polymers. This countertops are almost impossible to scratch or chip. They are also heat-resistant and inhibit the growth of mold and mildew. Quartz surfacing materials look like natural stone products.
For traditional style, granite might be a better option. Granite countertop is a centerpiece. Granite adds elegance and style to the kitchen and bathrooms, so it would be a great choice for traditional look. Making sure that the granite countertop color is complimented by the surrounding is important. Take into the consideration the color of the cabinets, floor and appliances. Granite is an excellent surface for kitchen, as it is extremely resistant to scratching, cracking and staining, and is impervious to heat. Since it is a porous stone, it needs to be sealed properly. Once it is sealed, it will hold any daily activities in the kitchen, even hot pans can be left on granite and it won’t leave any marks. This makes granite an ideal choice for countertops.
Granite is now available not only from local quarries, but from all over the world. It makes it possible to virtually satisfy every taste and style.
Stone Spirit Inc. is always ready to provide a free consultations to help you with anything from selecting the right granite countertop color, picking the material, to redesigning your entire kitchen and bathroom.