Marble or Granite Kitchen Countertops

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Granite kitchen countertops are better than marble kitchen countertops in the home because it does not scratch, it is protected from getting stained with the application of a Sen Guard sealer that produces excellent long-lasting stain resistance.

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Marble or Granite Kitchen Countertops: Which is Better Granite kitchen countertops are better than marble kitchen countertops in the home because it does not scratch it is protected from getting stained with the application of a Sen Guard sealer that produces excellent long-lasting stain resistance. The sealant can last from 10-15 years. Granite countertops is non- absorbent and naturally dense. Surprisingly granite kitchen countertops do not need sealing at all. Also granite does not get damaged from hot pans or heat. It is also easy to maintain or clean a granite kitchen countertop along with it being durable. Granite countertops in the kitchen can be cut with a knife blade without scratching it. But it will make the knife very dull. Natural granite is a hard stone that is resistant to staining and scratching. They are the most popular and ideal countertops that are bought by homeowners. Also granite countertops do not chip or crack due to ordinary kitchen use. But granite kitchen countertops can crack or chip only under direct contact from a high impact blow from a hard-sharp object only. The average installation cost of a granite countertop in 2017 ranges from 2000 to 4500. Granite is less expensive than marble easier to repair and it has a lot of pattern and color options. When you are ready to buy a granite kitchen countertop homeowners should consult with a countertop contractor to compare granite with other natural stones. You should consider purchasing your granite slabs with a fabricator because they know how to install granite countertops take

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the time to lay and pattern the countertop for your kitchen and they have a huge amount of counter choices. Marble kitchen countertops are beautiful but they are difficult to clean and maintain. There are two types of stains that can ruin the marble countertops. One is etching which is a damage to the marble that leaves a dull and light spot. It can happen when you use harsh household cleaners in the store or alkaline cleaners. Etching is an abrasive reaction that causes a burn mark on the marble countertops with products such as soda vinegar dressing and coffee. A second type of stain makes a permanent dark spot on the marble countertop table. Marble etching can be repaired by using a Marble Polishing and Etch Remover product but it will have to be done more than once which can cause more money

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to be spent along with frustration and headaches. Marble kitchen countertops is more expensive thrives well in cool temperature is gorgeous and easy to find in a stone yard or fabricator. Marble countertops should be installed by a professional because it is difficult and heavy to carry. It is recommended to use marble tiles instead of slabs which are more expensive. The average cost to install a marble countertop in your home kitchen is 7251.50 which is the lower cost and 10057.54 which is the higher cost. This is an estimation cost for January 2017. White marble countertops in kitchens are the most popular for homeowners from Carrara Italy. It is used in expensive and luxurious homes. Visit our Social Media Channels: https://www.pinterest.com/premiumkitchens/ https://twitter.com/PremiumKitchens https://www.facebook.com/premiumkitchensbocaraton/

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