There’s a showroom quality to a kitchen that has been decked out in marble. It will become a conversation piece when people come over, and it isn’t as difficult to protect as you might think.
Yes, there was a time when red wine meant your marble was doomed. In the past, sealers changed the appearance of marble too much and prevented things from being truly functional and beautiful. Now there are sealers that will fill in the pores of the marble that do not alter the appearance. All that is left is a beautiful piece of marble.
Of course, all marble is heat resistant. So, don’t fret while you are cooking and baking.
Different marble also allows for a difference sense of style for the home. Yes, you might find a white or shade of gray in a Carrara piece of marble. But there are also other options like Statuary, Calacatta, and Crema Marfil that have their own unique characteristics that you may enjoy.
When selecting a finish you can also choose from options such a hone edge that adds a unique appearance that some homeowners prefer.
Then there is the financial benefit of installing a real marble kitchen into your home. Real estate agents agree that thanks to the timeless appeal and longevity of marble, it increases the value of your home. You don’t have to deck out the entire home to see the benefit either. A simple change to the kitchen or even the master bathroom will both see a nice jump to the value of your home.
Regardless of your reasons for selecting marble countertops, know that you are destined to have a beautiful addition to your home. One that reflects a class and style that you can only experience with real marble.