The Augmenting Benefits of Granite Countertops
When you visualize a modern and elegant kitchen, granite countertops are likely to be part of the image. They have become a staple of all contemporary kitchen designs not only due to their functionality but because of their elegance and appeal. Magic Stone Granite specializes in the installation granite countertops and can modernize any kitchen or bathroom with this magic stone.
Its Magical Origins
Human beings have been using stones since the beginning of time. The use of granite has been particularly popular. It can be seen in the construction industry for bridges and roads. It also appears in artistic monuments, gravestones, and other exterior design elements. There is an inherent magical quality to the stone that produces a sense of natural beauty and elegance.
Granite is an igneous rock. It is formed when lava cools and solidifies. The minerals in the magma and how fast the rock cools plays a part in the rocks final characteristics. Granite is crystalline and often coarse-grained, which means you can see the crystals without a magnifying glass. As it cools it is often insulated by layers of sediments and other rock, given it a varied composition and texture. This gives it many of its special qualities.
When used in your kitchen this naturally occurring earth rock has undeniable benefits:
Durability: Because of its crystal composition, this stone is very tough and long lasting. If optimized with proper sealers, it can have an even longer life of resisting scratching, heat, and other types of stress.
Resistance: It’s natural durability also make it resistant to dirt and bacteria. Let’s face it, there will be messes in your kitchen occasionally, and granite is easy to clean without worry that the stone is absorbing bacteria. It also resists heat, so you don’t have to worry about burning the surface.
Increased Value: Because of their popularity, functionality, and durability, granite countertops actually add value to your home. Installing this stone in your house is not only a benefit to you but an investment in the future of your home.
Elegance: They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but when it comes to granite, there is a pretty well-established consensus that this stone is simply mesmerizing. Its crystalline sheen and lustrous surface with an infinitely different and natural pattern, conjures up the refined beauty of nature and earth’s creation.
Get Elegance with Magic Stone Granite
We understand the power that this special rock has when installed in people’s homes. Granite will not only add value to your home, but it will instill a sense of magic and elegance in any room. Afterall, you’re using something produced naturally by this great planet. When it comes to granite countertops, contact Magic Stone Granite for the best prices and best installation.