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Benefits and Disadvantages of Granite and Marble Countertops




One of the most practical and functional environments of any residential project is the kitchen. The bench, in turn, houses the main equipment in this space. Therefore, it must be made with the most resistant and hygienic material. In addition to these requirements, it is important to pay attention to aesthetics and cost benefit. Another important point is to adapt them to the family dynamics.


Let's talk about some advantages and disadvantages of granite and marble countertops:



Granite

It is a natural stone, with unique colors and patterns. Highly heat resistant. It is also the most used option in kitchen and bathroom countertops.

Benefits

Long durability. Easy cleaning and maintenance. Excellent cost-benefit ratio. Impact resistance.


Disadvantage

It is not always resistant to acidic products or foods.



Material: White Napoli Granite



Marble

Perhaps this is the most sophisticated option for its imposing and elegant appearance. It is a natural stone with limestone formation. Therefore, each vein of your composition is unique.

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Benefits

High aesthetic value and heat resistance. It is a homogeneous material and easy to clean.

Disadvantages

Very porous, it should be sealed with anti-stain and anti-bacterial resin.



Material: Viscount White Marble

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