The Many Benefits of Granite Countertops

New kitchen countertops can breathe new life into one of the most frequently used spaces in your home, adding instant visual appeal as well as added functionality. Granite kitchen countertops are a particularly outstanding choice, bringing an unmatched level of richness to the aesthetic of the space as well as a high level of utility.

The Many Benefits of Granite Countertops

Granite kitchen countertops are made from a durable form of igneous rock which can be honed and colored to practically any hue, offering a range of options to suit your kitchen décor. Because of its incredible toughness, it cannot be scratched by sharp knives, although the knives may be dulled by frequent contact with the countertop.

Granite kitchen countertops also cannot be marred by hot pots or other heated objects, making it an ideal choice for homeowners who cook frequently. Another unique aspect of granite kitchen countertops is their natural composition, which makes each of them a singular work of practical art that can be customized to your taste.

While granite kitchen countertops do have visible seams that should be sealed on a yearly basis to help protect its beauty and integrity, their extremely smooth texture makes it an ideal option for rolling dough and applying even layers of dry coating to meats.

Granite kitchen countertops also resist bacteria and stains, giving you a long-wearing and highly hygenic space for food preparation. 

Granite kitchen countertops can become the centerpiece of a space, lending the heart of your home a look of timeless refinement. These luxurious panels can add polish to even a basic kitchen design and taking a well-appointed space to the next level, adding tangible value to your home.

However, it is critical to ensure your granite kitchen countertops are properly installed and adequately sealed to prevent the absorption of liquids.

It is also important to remember that granite countertops are not indestructible, and care should be taken not to do undue damage by dropping heavy objects on its surface.

Granite kitchen countertops may be a premium option for most homeowners, with prices well above other common countertop materials such as laminate, wood and tile, but the advantages that this material can offer in this heavy-duty space make the benefits well worth the investment.

Unlike those using less durable materials, a properly installed and well maintained granite kitchen countertop can ensure that your kitchen remains as functional as it is beautiful for decades to come.


Capital Mark Granite and Cabinets
Capital Mark Granite and Cabinets is a granite countertop, bathroom and kitchen remodel, family-owned small business serving all of the Arizona East Valley, including Gilbert, Chandler, and Mesa. From Gilbert kitchen cabinets to Gilbert granite countertops, luxury bath upgrades and much more, Capital Mark specializes in high-end, professional installation of natural granite and engineered stone for any area of your home.
1530 S Val Vista Dr #105
Gilbert, AZ
Phone: 480-430-1740