Advantages and Disadvantages of Granite Counters
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
Advantages and Disadvantages of Granite Counters When considering the type of counters to install in your home or apartment, it is important to looks at the advantages and disadvantages of each type of surface. Here are some of the characteristics of Granite counters. Advantages of Granite: Variations in color with pitting and veining found in nature that adds to the beauty Natural stone, no two stones are alike Slab viewing is available at many locations Sealed by Fabricator Very popular and sought after by buyers and renters Stone prices have dropped in recent years. Disadvantages of Granite: Cost is high compared to other surfaces Natural stone is porous, resealing is required periodically. Seams may be visible due to the differences in each slab. Difficult to repair Tough on...