Different styles of countertops
There are many options when it comes to countertops, so it is important to be knowledgeable and educated while remodeling the kitchen, bathroom or work space. Updated countertops add elegance, style and value.
Nowadays, granite is not only available from local quarries, but from all over the world, so it makes it possible to virtually satisfy every taste and style.
If you are going for the contemporary look in your kitchen, you might want to consider ceratin granite or quartz or stacked, multi-colored glass mosaic tiles as an option. Granite is 100% natural stone. Quarz provides durable countertops, combining the benefits of natural quartz and technologically advanced polymers, 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, such as our granite desktops. It is maintenance free.
Obviously, a 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 poriouse stone, it needs to be sealed properly, but 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 anymarks. This makes granite an ideal choice for countertops.
Stone Spirit Inc. is always ready to provide free consultations to help you with anything from selecting the right granite countertop color, picking the material, to redesigning your entire kitchen and bathroom.