Whether you are looking for kitchen top granite, or just like the idea of having granite in your home, then the kitchen is the best place to start.
Granite kitchens are designed to add a grace of elegance to your home, making it the perfect place to retreat to and get creative.
So why choose granite? Well kitchen top granite is used because countertops are the most demanding parts of a kitchen – you cook, clean, mix, chop and even sit on them. As a natural rock it is one of the more durable types around, making it suitable for kitchens dealing with hot to boiling cookware due to its heat resistant commodities.
But as well as dealing well with heat, granite is known for resisting cracks and chips and can only truly be damaged by another piece of granite.
Throughout the years granite has become a successful household addition and because it only requires low maintenance care it is ideal for those who want beautiful kitchens, but don’t have the time to maintain its appearance.
It only needs to be sealed once a year or every two years. This is to keep its appearance and to stop it from wearing too quickly, but if a liquid is spilt, it must be cleaned immediately to stop the granite from absorbing it.
In terms of kitchen top granite there are a range of styles to choose from but it is all a matter of taste. Granite has more of a natural look but is available in a wide range of colours and patterns that can suit any home. The patterns can appear as specks and are varied in colours that range from blue, orange, pink, red and green.
This natural and beautiful rock adds a different spin to kitchens, changing them from an everyday chore to a place where you want to visit.