The Perks of Granite Countertops

by Kevin Smith Author

The kitchen is one of the rooms that most people spend a lot of time in. Whether you’re preparing a weeknight dinner for your family and chatting with your kids about their school day, or you’re preparing a holiday feast and everyone seems to gravitate to the kitchen while they wait, there just always seems to be someone in the kitchen. Because of that, it’s one of the first rooms that many people think to remodel when they go to make changes to their home. The kitchen gets a lot of use, and that means a lot of wear and tear, so it’s also often the first room that needs it.

Remodeling a kitchen can be fun. You get to choose new cabinets, new flooring and new appliances. You also get to choose new countertops. As countertops are often the first thing that people notice when they walk in, that’s always an important choice, and the choice that most people make is granite for their countertops. Here’s just a few of the reasons why granite kitchen countertops in Marietta might also be the right choice for your new kitchen.


As mentioned above, your kitchen is always being used for something. And whether you’re preparing meals, having a conversation or leaning up against the counter reading the mail, the countertops are usually involved in some way. That means that you want to choose a material that is strong and durable and can last through all the wear and tear. Granite is that material. As it is literal rock, you can’t find something much stronger than granite to use for your countertops.

Ease of Maintenance

When you install granite countertops correctly, meaning they are properly sealed for use, the maintenance is easy. A simple wipe down is all they need to maintain their beauty and shine. And the best part is that, when they’re installed properly, they’re resistant to not only staining, but to bacteria, meaning your counters look better and are safer for food preparation than many other materials.

Long Term Investment

Whether you’re looking to sell your home in the next couple years or you plan on staying there for the rest of your life, one thing is clear. When you choose granite kitchen countertops in Marietta you’re making an investment into your home. Granite countertops up the sale value of a home versus laminate countertops, and they save you money if you stay, because they don’t require frequent replacements. It’s a win no matter what you do. 

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