Granite and quartz are two of the most popular countertop materials today. Each have their own strengths and weaknesses, so it’s very important to familiarize yourself with both before you make a decision. Along with picking our the right kitchen cabinet style, these two materials can change the look of your entire kitchen. Here’s a quick guide that will help you pinpoint the perfect countertop material for your kitchen.
Granite Pros: This ubiquitous, goes-with-everything surface is both hard and heat resistant--making it virtually impervious to scratches or stains. Cons: There aren’t too many functionality cons. The real issue--as far as we’re concerned--is that it’s super safe, the “vanilla” of countertops, if you will. You won’t make any statements with granite