Granite Pros and Cons (Shelby Township, MI)


  • 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.


             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.