Why Granite Countertops Are The #No.1 Choice
Granite has been around for thousands of years. It is widely used as a construction material, an architectural stone, a decorative stone, a dimension stone. Indoors, polished granite slabs and tiles may be used for countertops, tile floors, stair treads and much more. Granite countertops are the #1 choice these days.
Granite colors range from the dark to light shades and with different styles/patterns. These are some of the features of this stone which have made it the top choice for countertops:
# Increases Home Value
Installing granite countertops increases the resale value of homes. The aesthetic appeal and sustainability of granite makes buyers more willing to pay a bit extra. In fact, granite countertops is one of the main requirements that potential buyers want in their new homes.
# Unique Style and Design
Because it is a natural stone, granite is only available in colors/patterns of mother nature so you won’t find a lot of solid or bright colors. It is however, highly rated for its rich colors nonetheless and remarkable veining. It adds character to any room. One fascinating feature is that each slab has its own specific shade and peculiar flecks and streaks which makes for impressive visual effects and easily manipulated to make personalized designs. For this reason, granite has earned its place as a stone of effortless sophistication and elegance.
Granite is one of the strongest natural stones out there. It can last for decades once cared for properly and is heat resistant and scratch and crack resistant – all while requiring very little maintenance. Cutting, scraping or any other commonplace kitchen activities will not damage granite. For this reason, it is one of the most practical stones for countertops.
# Easy Maintenance
Notably, granite countertops are easily maintained as they require no special treatment. You just have to have installed properly and resealed every year or two for the best results. For daily cleaning, just wipe with a cloth dampened with warm water and a mild detergent at the end of the day.
Given these points, it is no wonder that granite is the top choice for countertops out there. Hire a professional to install your countertops. They must be installed properly and resealed every year or 2 depending on it’s use.
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