Advantages of Marble Countertops for Your Kitchen
When renovating the kitchen consider using marble countertops. Buy from a company that also offers installation services. The marble kitchen countertops have these benefits.
These countertops do not lose their trendy touch because they have been in use from decades ago, but they are still fashionable. There are various hues of marble countertops which range from shades of white, green, yellow, black, grey and rose. The region they have been mined from determines the various colors and hues of marble . The uniqueness of hues and colors of the marble stones makes it easy for manufacturers of marble countertops to come up with countless designs. Michelangelo, a famous historic artist, created the breath-taking Ancient Rome and sculptors from a popular marble called Carrara. Marbles have been used in history to create structures, they are appealing to the eyes and have various varieties, they make marble countertops expensive.
These countertops are resistant to damage by heat because they neither burn nor melt. Protect them from high temperatures even if they are resistant to heat. Place a trivet on the marble countertop for put on your hot pans so that heat does not get to the countertop directly. The place on the countertop that the hot pans are laid will become darker even if the heat does not damage the area. You need to maintain the even shade of color of your marble countertops because the hot pan will create dark patches that will make the countertop ugly.
Marble does not fade or decay in harsh climatic conditions nor does it crack or scratch on high impact. They can be polished to restore their shiny, beautiful appearance if they fade, but that takes decades of poor maintenance. Most ancient builders used marble because it doesn’t break, scratch or crack when exposed to high impact.
The designers make a variety of edge profiles with marble countertops because they are soft and easy to cut. The simple edge profiles that are mostly cut out of these countertops are bullnose, bevel, straight and demi bullnose. The stylish, complicated and elegant edge profiles include stair thread, chiseled, cove bullnose, and waterfall. The sophisticated edge designs are more expensive than simple ones.
They are the best working surfaces for baking. The working surface will determine if cooking will be enjoyable and smooth or challenging. You will find it easier working with the ice cream, chocolate, pastries and so many other ingredients for baking on the smooth and balanced surface of the marble countertops. These ingredients and dough will also not stick on the smooth leveled surface of the marble countertop when you are kneading the dough using the surface. They naturally remain cold, and they will always be cooler than the room temperature. There are many ingredients may spill on the marble countertop, but its smoothness makes it easy to clean the surface and leave no stains even when the spills dry up.