Choosing the right stone for your kitchen benchtop is quite a challenging task. With a plethora of natural stone Benchtops available, how do you choose the best one? Of course, costing would be an essential deciding factor but there are also other factors that need due consideration. This isn’t something that you would change often, so take the time and effort for choosing the best kitchen benchtop while creating or renovating your dream kitchens.
While the most common stone used for kitchen benchtops is Granite, there has also been a rise of marble kitchen benchtops in modern kitchens. They have been drawing the maximum attention owing to their distinctive attributes. A marble kitchen benchtop can largely influence the look and feel of your kitchen whilst providing adequate functionality.
Advantages of Marble kitchen benchtops
Sara Stone offers a huge variety of beautiful marble kitchen benchtops within your budget. We help you explore the various benefits of marble kitchen benchtops that will enable you to make the right decision.
Easy care and maintenance
Keeping up with marble kitchen benchtops is very easy as compared to other benchtops thanks to their smooth surfaces. All you need to do is wipe the surface with a microfiber cloth after every use.To keep them stain-resistant, they should be sealed and polished with the help of a sealant. Also, it is necessary to ensure that you do not use products that are too acidic or contain ammonia and bleach.
A marble kitchen benchtop can withstand a lot of heat. On a marble surface, you can safely use hot kitchenware and need not worry about placing a really hot stove on top of your marble countertop. This is a significant benefit, particularly for individuals who enjoy cooking and baking. If you want a heat-resistant surface, marble can be the finest choice.
Marble is scratch-resistant
Another advantage of marble kitchen benchtops is that they are scratch-resistant. Because forks and knives are frequently used in the kitchen, a scratch-resistant countertop is essential. If there is a scratch on the benchtop, it will detract from the aesthetic appeal, so you need to choose a benchtop that is scratch-resistant. A marble benchtop is not only beautiful but is also able to resist frequent scratches.
It is long-lasting, sturdy and durable
A marble kitchen benchtop may possibly last a lifetime and can be an ageless beauty. However, you may be expected to look after it. Once installed, a marble kitchen benchtop will not scratch, discolor, or chip. The material will also retain its allure as time passes. If you want it to be more stain-resistant, do check for a marble stain sealant.
If you are looking to buy a marble kitchen benchtop or would like to know more about it, feel free to call us on 03 9457 7489. Contact today!