Are we dealing with a kitchen remodel or designing! The kitchen is the busiest area in the whole house. So, when you are thinking about updating something inside your kitchen you should choose it perfectly to be trendy for 2016 kitchen and durable at a good price depending on your budget.
One of the essential elements in 2016 kitchen is the countertop. When you are going to choose a one you need to keep in mind some important features like durability, look and price. There are many materials available now in 2016 market that will catch your eyes and satisfy your needs and taste like Granite, Laminate, Quartz, Marble, Wood, stainless steel and more.
In this article, we will focus on two materials only their specifications, advantages, and disadvantages. Then, it is up to your to pick the one your prefer. Let’s begin with Granite it may be expensive but its specifications are beyond comparison. No one can ever deny that Granite is durable, sturdy and strong till the maximum. Besides being Unique “One of a Kind”, Scratch-resistant, Stain resistant, Heat resistant and Water resistant.
Not only all that but it also easily cleaned. While we will talk about design and style Granit has a variety of colors and patterns. What about its disadvantages! The significant one is the price; it is considered an expensive material but with all these advantages it could be a life investment. Then, if there is any damage occurred to the granite countertop it will require high maintenance.
Next, we are going to talk about laminate countertop; Laminate is now back to give your kitchen an expensive look at a lower-cost with an upgraded and polished look of 2016. The designers now make it trendy with a variety of styles in bolder, brighter colors and patterns. The laminate has many advantages besides the abovementioned like Low maintenance, Easy to clean and Stain resistant.
Finally, the significant disadvantages of this trendy laminate are that it can crack, scratch and scorch over the years and as a result it will be more difficult to repair.