3 No-Fail Materials for Kitchen Countertops

Your kitchen is one of the most important spaces in your home. Not only does it need to function well for you on a daily basis, but you also want it to be an attractive space since most people spend a lot of time there. Whether you are in your forever home or know that you will be moving on soon, upgrading your kitchen countertops is a big step in making your kitchen attractive and desirable. Kitchen countertop materials can vary widely in terms of both durability and maintenance, so if you want to cut your list of potential kitchen countertop materials down a bit, here are three no-fail options.

kitchen countertops is a big step in making your kitchen attractive and desirable

  1. Granite– Granite has been the top choice in the kitchen countertop world for ages with no sign of slowing down any time soon. Granite is durable, widely well-received, natural and easy to maintain. All you need to do with granite in terms of maintenance is apply a sealer every few years.
  2. Quartz– Quartz countertops are quickly gaining in popularity due to their incredible durability and non-porous surface. Made from recycled quartz and stone materials, quartz countertops are durable, won’t stain, are easy to clean, and will match their samples exactly. They also give you more affordable options that mimic more expensive materials like marble.
  3. Butcherblock– Butcherblock is great for an island or the entire kitchen countertop. Very affordable and maintained with a little mineral oil once a month, people find they love having a natural surface for their kitchen countertops.

Which of these materials would you use in your own home? Come and see our selection of these materials at Northern Granite Works today!