In this month’s we discuss Popular Stone Materials for Kitchen Countertops. American Granite Designs of Freehold, NJ is the premier stone countertop fabrication and installation company in Monmouth County and surrounding areas of NJ. We have earned a reputation for being the best countertop installer in Howell Township by offering high quality products and services, completed in a timely and cost-effective manner. We service the following and surrounding towns of; Lakewood, West Freehold, Freehold, Point Pleasant, Asbury Park, Tinton Falls, Eatontown, Toms River, Red Bank, Long Branch, Beachwood, Old Bridge, Keansburg, East Brunswick, South River, NJ and beyond!
There are numerous material options for kitchen countertops, however a few of materials make up the vast majority of countertops in residential kitchens. They include granite, marble, quartz, and more. Each material has its own advantages and disadvantages. For example, some materials are durable while others can be easily scratched or damages. And the costs can vary greatly depending on the material. In this article, we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of a few top choice kitchen countertop materials.
Popular Stone Material Selections for Kitchen Countertops in Howell Township, NJ
- Granite Kitchen Countertops: Granite has been the most popular selection for countertop material when expenditures is not a factor. Granite countertops will add an element of class and elegance to any kitchen. It is a very durable material that can withstand high temperatures, available in a plethora of colors, and almost maintenance free. The disadvantages include, high costs and requires professional installation.
- Marble Kitchen Countertops:: Another natural stone that is a popular choice in kitchen countertops is marble. Every marble countertop will have its own unique style. Marble is waterproof and impervious to heat and will add market value to your home. Similar to Granite, Marble is pricey, requires expert installation. It can also be susceptible to scratches, which can be a costly repair project.
- Quartz (Engineered Stone): Engineered stone, often referred to in the countertop industry as quartz, is a composite material made of crushed stone bound together by an adhesive.
Adding custom stone countertops to your will increase the market value and visual appeal of your home or business. Contact us today at (732) 780-7600 to schedule a no-cost consultation or visit our showroom located at 56 Jerseyville Ave. in Freehold, NJ.