Each piece of granite is distinct, making your countertop unique. The natural patterns and colours of granite can add more style to your kitchen.
Countertops are generally considered to be a luxury upgrade that can improve the value of your home. If you are looking to sell your home soon the countertops can be appear more appealing. Granite has a nonporous structure which doesn’t absorb liquids or bacteria. It is therefore easy to clean.
However, its cost can make it a problem for some users. Granite can be more costly over other types of materials, such as quartz or laminate. Cost will vary depending on which granite type you choose and the complexity of the process of installation.
Granite is heavy and needs an expert to install it, which increases the price and the complexity of the project. Granite countertops require regular sealing to prevent stains from getting in the countertops. If you don’t seal it properly, it could cause discoloration and damage to the surface.
Granite countertops look stunning and durable, but they come with a high price and need regular maintenance.