Why Choose Granite Countertops

When it comes to choosing a countertop for your kitchen, there are numerous materials to consider. From marble to the retro Formica, the options for countertops might seem overwhelming. It might seem hard to find the perfect material that is both beautiful and durable, a must for a kitchen space.

However, if you are looking for a material that adds style and sophistication to your kitchen space while maintaining a sense of durability at the same time, granite countertops might just be your best bet.


Granite is a stunning stone-like material that offers texture and visual appeal. The benefits of choosing a granite countertop are numerous.

This material comes in many beautiful shades and textures, making this the perfect stand-alone decorative element for your kitchen. You don’t need to do much to decorate a countertop created from granite, because the texture of the material does it all.

Moreover, this material has a durability that is unmatched by virtually any other countertop material.

For example, when you take a hot pot off of the stove and set it down on your countertop, any other material is bound to burn and result in an unsightly mark; not granite, because this material can withstand the heat because of the way the material is treated and sealed prior to installation.

Moreover, it is easily cleaned, which is an important component of any material used to create the perfect kitchen space.

When you are looking to increase the value of your home, granite countertops are the perfect choice to enhance the kitchen space. Because it has the duality of a visually-appealing material and the strength of a durable kitchen material, you will see the value of your home increase simply because of the presence of it.

Keep in mind when you are purchasing granite for the kitchen that installation is just as important as the choice of material itself. If you don’t find someone to install it properly, you may find yourself with a kitchen nightmare as the material won’t be placed properly and therefore won’t perform as well.

Try to locate someone that specializes in the installation of granite countertops to ensure that your kitchen countertop looks – and performs – amazing. Be prepared to incur a bit of an extra expense, but realize that said expense is well worth the effort necessary to enjoy the beauty that granite countertops have to offer.


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