Granite is great, in more ways than one. The quarries from which these great chunks of granite are sourced to build your future kitchen counter tops are fairly large. This takes into account the giant size of the granite stones before it is whittled down to size if you will. It is said that having granite countertops chantilly va is one of the smartest tasks assembled for the kitchen remodeling project. But the thing is, granite can still break.
Eventually. It will break eventually if you do not take proper care of your kitchen countertop. You should expect your bespoke stone mason and kitchen architect to dispense a schedule of housekeeping and maintenance tasks to you. Yes, it is additional work for you, but only in easy to follow bite sizes. And the sooner you get into the habit of the work, the easier it becomes to keep your smart looking granite kitchen countertop always looking so smart and polished and in good nick to.
Well, not a single nick or scratch, to be sure. Just because granite is perceptively unbreakable, does not mean that you can now take a hefty chopping knife to it and gaily chop, slice and dice. Whatever happened to the old wooden chopping board? Has that now been made redundant? No, not at all. Now, more than ever, it remains an essential tool for your cooking preparations. You may not notice these straight away but give it time.
Over time, if you insist on applying a sharp knife to your bare counter, the scratches will become quite unsightly. And yes, they can still be repaired, but it will be quite an expensive, so much so that you may not be able to stomach it.