When people think of Marble and Granite, they think of countertops. While it is true that marble and Granite do make great countertop surfaces, there is a myriad of other very popular places where you can install this versatile material. Renowned for its strength and durability, Natural Stone is one of the oldest and most attractive materials on the market. This stone is heat, moisture, and scratch-resistant and will last a lifetime if you care and maintain it properly. Natural stones, Marble and Granite are very strong and attractive, which makes them a top choice for homeowners. Marble and Granite are available in various colours and patterns, adding an unrivalled level of sophistication to any area in the home. However, when most people hear the words Stone, they think of kitchen countertops. Whilst marble and granite are excellent for kitchen countertops, with a bit of creativity, you can use them in the following areas around your home.
For most people, the living room is the first room guests see when they visit your home. Your living room is also one of the key places you gather with family and friends. So why not spruce it up with some stone? Even the most uninteresting fireplace can become a majestic focal point with a nice touch of granite. Unlike other materials, which can become stained when exposed to heat over an extended length of time, granite is unsurpassed in terms of strength and durability. A granite countertop is an excellent choice for your home bar. With a granite countertop in your home bar, you don’t have to worry about cleaning spilt drinks, as granite doesn’t stain and is easy to clean. Granite countertops are a terrific way to freshen up your laundry room and make folding clothes less of a job and more of a pleasure. You can use your granite countertop as an additional workspace for crafty projects.
If you are planning a remodel and are interested in how Granite would look in your home, contact us at Earth Stone Marble and Granite and we would love to give you the stone of your dreams!