Granite Countertops Strong & Durable
Granite is a cost-effective luxury. Granite is a siliceous stone that is extremely hard and long-lasting. It is more resistant to the acids found in lemons, vinegars, and cleaning materials than marble and does not normally etch. It’s a stone that’s easy to live with. Because of the properties of granite, it is practically scratch-proof. And when cut directly on, it will not itch. It also won’t be scratched by keys, coins, utensils, or appliances. Granite’s properties also render it a heat-resistant stone. It can withstand and heat to a temperature of 1200°F. You won’t have to think about char marks or burns.
Flooring, window sills, shower surrounds, islands, fireplaces, bar tops, and benches can all be made of granite. Granite is also used to carve fountains, columns, and other accessories. Hundreds of colors and patterns are available to choose from. From flat whites to golden honey yellows, there’s something for everyone. Exotic reds, ocean blues, rich chocolaty browns, and forest greens are only a few of the colors available. From charcoal grays to jet blacks, there’s a color for everyone.