The strong nature and beauty of stone make it the most common choice of countertops installed in new kitchens. But which stone do you choose? Granite and its natural elegance, or a quartz countertop for its colour consistency? Initially, you may tend to lean towards what you have heard - is a quartz countertop really better than a granite countertop, like many industry professionals preach? Well in some ways yes, but then again in other ways, it’s not. Granite countertops have some traits that outshine quartz countertops, so the expert opinion that really matters most is yours!
When making your decision, ask yourself, “what stone is the right fit for my lifestyle, habits and decor?” To help answer that, you need to fully understand the differences between a granite countertop and a quartz countertop. What is unique about granite or quartz? What are some of their more subtle characteristics? Understanding the details about granite and quartz composition, appearance, durability, maintenance and value or price point will help you to appreciate which stone is the right fit for you. Fill out the form to the right and a specialist will reach out to answer any questions you might have!
No photograph can express the true beauty and feeling of a beautifully polished stone countertop, and how much it elevates the look and feel of your kitchen while adding value to your home - it is truly worth the investment! Stone countertops are best appreciated when you touch and see them for yourself - give us a call to schedule an appointment here at NAK Cabinetry & Tile’s Orangeville showroom, and we’ll be happy to show you the range of gorgeous stone countertops that we offer!