Granite Pros and Cons (Shelby Township, MI)

Pros:

  • Granite counter top price is more competative than many other natural stone choices.
  • Granite is naturally resilient to heat; it resists scratching and moisture
  • Granite care is less of an ordeal than many other types of natural stone. Cleaning granite is simple; ranking #1 among all other types of counter top materials for clean ability and sanitation. Use a soft, clean cloth and mild cleanser made especially for granite.
  • Once polished, granite maintains its high sheen.
  • Every bit as durable and appropriate for use outdoors as it is inside, granite endures temperature extremes and resists wear.
  • The durability and longevity of granite make it a great investment for homeowners.
  • Each piece of granite is singular and unique.

Cons:

             Despite its durability and resistance to water, food spills should be wiped up immediately. Especially those containing acids which could cause “etching.” And, coasters should always be used under glasses.