As homeowners, we always look for ways to make our living spaces more functional and stylish. New countertops can make a world of difference and, with many different types and styles to choose from, your desire to create or express identity is possible. But how do you know which one is right for your home? Any space can be elevated with a stone surface – let’s take a look at the difference it could bring to a kitchen. Follow this quick guide to discover the perfect countertop style for your kitchen.
What is the existing style and where do you wish to take it?
Choosing the right countertop for your kitchen requires a lot of thought and consideration. You want to ensure the countertop you choose complements and enhances the overall style of your kitchen. Depending on the look and feel you’re going for, an appropriate countertop can range from classic granite or stone to modern quartz or luxury gemstone. Take time to evaluate your current décor and design preferences, as this will help ensure you have a long-lasting, aesthetically pleasing, and functional solution. With so many impressive options, selecting a countertop that fits your kitchen’s overall style can be an exciting challenge.
For kitchens, and hard-working areas, you need a robust countertop material that won’t easily chip or scratch – especially when you have a busy household. With built-in durability, the right choice of material can make a big difference in keeping your kitchen counters looking stylish and well-taken care of, no matter how much wear and tear they receive. Our Origin Quartz is an excellent option; it’s incredibly durable, dense, and highly damage-resistant. This stone surface also has antimicrobial properties, so you never worry about cross-contamination in the kitchen. Consider this when shopping around for the perfect countertop mater
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Is it time to wine and dine?
If you entertain often, choose a countertop that will be aesthetically pleasing and functional. Most exotic stone countertops like granite or quartzite provide a wow factor while being incredibly durable and long-lasting. Granite is heat, scratch, and mostly stain resistant, making it perfect for food preparation and entertaining. Not only does granite look great, but it also provides an ideal surface for everyday use. The only cons about natural stone countertops are that they come with a higher price tag and require sealing once every year or two. Regardless, natural stone is the way to go if you are looking for countertops that will wow your guests and last longer than any other option. Another great option is quartz countertops. While slightly more expensive than standard granite, quartz offers an elegant look without the maintenance.
Worried about what you spend?
If you’re on a budget, there are still plenty of beautiful countertop materials to choose from Finding a beautiful countertop material doesn’t have to mean breaking the bank. It may sometimes feel that way, as materials like granite and other natural stones are often expensive. Fortunately, some great-looking countertop options can still create the look of sophistication while keeping within a budget. Consider materials like engineered stone (see our Origin Quartz range), which come in various colours, patterns, and design finishes sure to fit any aesthetic preference. Whether it’s a traditional or modern style you’re seeking, with today’s wide range of options, choosing an attractive and hard-wearing countertop on a budget for your kitchen or bathroom has never been easier.
Upgrade your kitchen with ease – enjoy elegant style with easy maintenance.
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