Nowadays, the kitchen has transformed into a place for morning talks and family bonding. The usual cooking room has also turned into a space for small gatherings. This has something to do with the developing trends in kitchen remodeling.
As islands and breakfast bars have become popular, the need for sophisticated countertops have also flourished. If the resale value of your house matters to you, then you got to invest in high-quality materials for your countertops. Think about appearance and durability in one package.
We offer a wide range of options for quality of material, colour scheme, and cost of countertops. Give us a call now and we will gladly assist you in making the best choice for your kitchen centerpiece. Meanwhile, here is a list of a few things to think about as you start planning about furnishing your kitchen countertops.
Best Kitchen Countertops
What qualities make the best kitchen countertops? First on the list is the appearance, specifically its unique and sophisticated look. On top of that, qualities such as high resistance to scratch, stain, and heat, durability, and wider options of colors all have something to do with visual impact. Means of maintenance is also another factor to consider. Here are few of the best kitchen countertops we can offer you:
Classic Elegance of Granite
Granite countertops usually add up to a home’s resale value as it is known to sustain its appearance through time. It has high tolerance to heat and is highly resistant to scratch and etching caused by acidic substances. It is undeniably durable. In fact, its hardness comes second to diamonds.
Meanwhile, lighter shades of granite have the tendency to easily stain as it is naturally porous. However, we could show you a rich variety of colors we can work around to best suit your kitchen interior.
Dramatic and Soft Appeal of Marble
Marble countertops are very much known for their striking appearance. It makes your kitchen look grand and luxurious. However, unlike granite, it is not resistant to scratch and it needs extensive care. In fact, it could easily stain permanently. Ideally, marble countertops work best with homeowners who do not heavily use their kitchen.
But if you really want marble countertops in your kitchen, we can help you maintain its exquisite appearance with regular care and proper sealing application. Our experts are here to thoroughly guide you on maintenance and proper care of your marble countertops to keep its elegance last a lifetime.
Pristine and Luxurious Quartz and Quartzite
Quartz is a man-made stone while quartzite is natural. Quartz and quartzite countertops are popular for their extreme durability and unique dazzling appearance. While quartz is less prone to stain and crack, it is also less resistant to heat. Quartzite, on the other hand, can resist high temperature yet can be easily scratched by sharp objects. Both are actually easy to clean.
Types of kitchen countertops
The different types of kitchen countertops can be classified by material. The most common and highly in-demand countertops are the ones made of premium stone as they are elegant looking and highly durable, something which can truly last a lifetime. Aside from granite, marble, quartz and quartzite, we also offer countertops made of onyx, soapstone, and travertine.
Another popular type of kitchen countertop is the wood or butcher block. It comes in a variety of materials and colors. We can use oak, maple, teak, cherry, and walnut in your countertops. What makes this type of countertop fascinating is that it gives a warm ambience in your kitchen. It is unique and can work really well once combined with stone countertops.
Copper and recycled glass or cement can also be used for your countertops. While copper might be uncommonly used, we can utilize it to make your countertops look unique and fancy. The same goes with recycled glass and cement. Both are actually easy to maintain. However, copper ages through time while recycled glass and cement can live up to 50 years.
Outdoor kitchen countertops
We can utilize various materials for your outdoor kitchen countertops. The butcher block is highly recommended because it blends well with the natural environment. However, since countertops outdoors are more susceptible to heat from the sun as well as rain, it calls for a high level of maintenance compared to indoor countertops.
We can always assist you when it comes to proper sealing of your outdoor countertops. We can also provide shades to diminish their exposure to natural elements, keeping them smoothly furnished through a long period of time.
Kitchen countertop installation
Longevity of your countertops depends on its proper installation. For instance, concrete countertops, if not properly installed, tend to lose their shape. This also applies to wooden countertops.
You can count on us when it comes to kitchen countertop installation. From mapping out your kitchen countertop model to choosing the right material to installation down to proper care and maintenance, we will guide you through a step by step process. Contact us now!
Modern kitchen countertops
Trends in modern kitchen countertops include a two-counter layout with mixed materials and a play of hues. A combination of wood and stone countertops makes your kitchen fresh and elegant. We can also show you other options such as a mix of precious stones and a play with neutral colors, black and white, and contrasting shades.
Affordable kitchen countertops
Our high-end countertops can cost at a very affordable rate. A wood or butcher block can cost as low as $35 to $95 per square foot while premium stones such as granite, engineered quartz, and soapstone could cost less than $200 per square foot. If you call us now, we will give you a free quote of our services.
Transform your kitchen to a more intimate place for bonding and conversations. Furnish your kitchen island and breakfast bars with the best style and quality of kitchen countertops. Call us so we can further assist you in finding the most suitable countertop for your home.
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