Why Choose Granite?
Over the years granite has become one of the most popular materials for countertops. Granite prices are lower than ever! It’s a great time to look into having a granite countertop installed in your home. Below are some of the reasons granite is a great choice for you home.
Durability & Lifespan
Granite is one of the hardest natural materials on the planet. Due to its hardness, granite is almost impervious to scratches, cracking and chipping. It also provides great heat resistance. Granite will outlast everything around it in your home. The only reason you would need to replace granite is because you chose to.
Granite requires very little maintenance. They have very smooth surfaces that resist staining and bacteria. Since granite is a natural stone, it’s very porous. You should consider having your granite countertop sealed every few years. With proper installation and sealing, your granite countertop should be very easy to clean. You can clean them with soap and water or purchase a cleaning spray made specifically for granite.
One Of A Kind
No two pieces of granite are exactly the same. If you are someone who likes to be unique, granite is a great choice for you. Granite also has thousands of different color variations to choose from to correspond with whatever color scheme you have in your home. When installed properly, granite gives off a beautiful shine making your kitchen look clean all the time!
Installing a granite countertop can potentially return 100% of the investment back to your homes value. If you plan on moving in the future or would just like to add some value to your home; granite is a great choice.