Although they do require a fair amount of maintenance, marble countertops can be a beautiful addition to any home if you are willing to take care of them. Marble is a gorgeous material that has been used in sculpture since early classical times. Its beauty, function, and refinement can really bring a room to life.
When choosing your marble countertops, it is important to educate yourself a little bit before really making a final decision that will hopefully last for the life of your home. For instance, did you know that differences in a marble’s hardness and suitability can vary extremely based on even the smallest detail like which quarry it is found in? At StoneHouse Kitchens, we’re here to help you make an educated decision in deciding on a countertop that is right for you and your lifestyle.
Marble has the reputation of being easy to stain. This is especially true for white marble, which has been known to stain easily even just from drops of water! However, there are ways to treat your marble in order to take the necessary precautions and preventative measures to help your marble look its best over its lifespan while minimizing the amount of maintenance required as a homeowner. After all, you want marble countertops, not just another chore to complete around the house. That’s why our knowledgeable staff is educated in such preventative techniques and is available to advise you on how to best care for your marble countertops to not only keep them looking the best they can, but also to minimize the amount of time you have to spend to keep them looking fantastic. Contact StoneHouse Kitchens today to speak with an expert about updating to marble countertops.