Get the elegance with granite kitchen countertops. Marble is not the only natural stone which has elegant look. Granite is the rival of marble in term of used for countertops. Both costs nearly the same while marble has more flaws compared to granite. Marble requires more cleaning maintenance. It is also less scratch resistant, less durable, and less resistant to acidic foods than granite. After knowing this fact, surely you have to consider whether going with granite or marble. The many prime traits make it a top choice for kitchen countertops. While it is more durable than granite, it is also able to give an elegant touch to the kitchen.
Light Colored Granite Countertops
Granite is a natural stone which is formed under the tremendous heat. It consists of minerals which give the stone various colors. The granite colors usually are red, pink, gray and white. The light colors are a perfect choice for countertops to give elegant and minimalist kitchen touch.
The first design goes with gray granite countertops. It is perfect to give a color balance for a white kitchen concept as the kitchen furniture is in white. Some part of the wall is painted with beige color. The mild orange lighting for secondary lighting source in the form of pendant lights adds the elegant nuance.
While the first aims for a clean kitchen in minimalist white, this one goes for a classic. The white color applied to some parts of the kitchen keep the modern kitchen nuance in check. The classic is emphasized through the brown wooden kitchen furniture choice. While for the countertops goes for a pale white beige color to varies the colors shade of the kitchen.
The third design focuses on a modern neat kitchen. The white kitchen countertops application proves the modern focus on the kitchen. Meanwhile, the neatness can be seen from the metallic silver furniture.
Elegance Comes with Black Color
White and other light colors certainly are able to give an elegant touch to kitchen interior. However, it also has to be followed by a right application of the color combination. Black is the color of elegance. With only using black applied to kitchen interior without any collaborative color combination, it brings the elegant kitchen look easily. Black granite kitchen countertops are perfect for an elegant kitchen interior.
The combination of wooden kitchen furniture in the black countertops finish is enough to bring out the elegance. The gray color combination adds more balance to the kitchen design interior.