The Best Material To Use for Your Kitchen Counter Top

Have you wondered what best material makes the best kitchen countertops? There are a wide variety of materials of which kitchen countertops today are made from, including:

  • Granite
  • Quartz
  • Engineered Stone
  • Wood Butcher Block
  • Sandstone
  • Stainless Steel
  • Marble
  • Soapstone

The truth is that each type of kitchen countertop has pros and cons. In order to find the best material you need to consider your own preferences and choose what is best for you.

How Do You Choose A Kitchen Countertop?

When it comes to choosing a kitchen countertop you need to consider the pros and cons of each material, including:

  • Durability
  • Hardness
  • Upkeep
  • Cost
  • Design

When deciding on a type of kitchen countertop you should ask yourself questions like:

  • How hard are you on your kitchen countertops?
  • Do you cook with food that will easily stain some countertops?
  • Are you afraid of a countertop that will scratch, dent or chip easily?
  • Are you willing to perform any special maintenance or upkeep on your countertop?
  • If the countertop needs to be cleaned in a special way will you be willing to do so?
  • Are you interested in a special type of design or look for your kitchen?
  • What type of budget are you working with?

The type of countertop that you get should suit your lifestyle. For some people marble countertops are a good choice, while for others stainless steel or granite might be better.

Contact NuStone Transformations today for a free in-home consultation and we’ll help you choose the best kitchen countertops for your lifestyle and budget.