Kitchen Interior: Selection Of Material For Your Kitchen Countertop

May 06,2020
Picking a kitchen countertop surface material that suits your lifestyle is the first step towards a kitchen interior. Give your kitchen a fresh, brightening look with countertop materials that will breathe new life into your kitchen design. There are lots of options in the market for kitchen countertops, but below are some materials comprise the majority of countertops in residential kitchens in Pune. Consider the pros and cons of each type, and learn more about each type when making your own decision.

1. Granite Counters
Granite – the countertop material is extensively used in our modular Kitchens. It defines elegance in a modular kitchen. Granite usage becomes more common nowadays. Most of the modular kitchens in Pune consider granite material for their kitchen interior. The stylish granite counters increase the beauty of even the most modest kitchen.

Kitchen Granite Countertop

Holds up to heat.
Comes in many colors.
Looks permanent and substantial.
Will last a lifetime.
Has a high value to home buyers.

It requires some maintenance because stones absorb stains if not sealed.
Can crack if stressed or improperly installed.
2. Engineered Stone
Engineered stone is composed of 93% quartz particles. It is available in an all scale and many of colors than granite and has a nonporous surface that resists scratches. This stone is easy to maintain, without the yearly sealing required by Natural Stone.

Engineered Stone Countertop

Resistant to stain and acid.
Easy care.

3. Solid Surface
The solid surface also a popular material for kitchen design and is a non-porous low-maintenance material used for surfaces such as countertops. One of the main characters of solid surface is its impermeability means it does not allow water. Solid Surface Counters are solid and any scratches can be sanded out. The countertops are custom-made to your specifications.

Solid Surface Countertop

Comes in a different colors and patterns.
Stain resistant.

If exposed to hot pans it can damage the surface.
Burnt stains can also damage the surface.
Can be quite expensive.
4. Marble Countertops
Marble is chemically made up of metamorphic rock containing a high concentration of calcite or dolomite. It is considered being a classic n rich type of kitchen counter surface. They give an amazing look to your ordinary kitchen when combined with new cabins and a fresh interior. Marble countertop is best choice if you desire for best premium quality kitchens.

Kitchen Marble Countertops

Looks beautiful with every marble countertop is different
Resistant to heat

Proper sealing is required to overcome stains
Very expensive than other countertops
Get scratches easily.

If any countertops become a challenge for you, we at Kitchen Décor are ready to help you out. Schedule an appointment with a kitchen design specialist at our local store in Pune to see your new countertops in person. We’ll help you to decide on the surface material, style, color and edges that best fit your kitchen interior. Whatever material you choose, we’ll help you to make sure that your new countertop suits best to your lifestyle.