Why Marble Countertops Are So Popular

Written by Planet Granite, Inc. on . Posted in Counter Tops, Home, Interior Design, remodel

Marble countertops are increasingly becoming a home décor trend. With so many countertop materials available, what makes marble so appealing? Here are some of the attractive benefits and features of marble that homeowners appreciate so much.

Durability and Resilience

Marble is incredibly durable and resilient as a countertop material. It can withstand the rigors of all kinds of indoor environments, including kitchens, bathrooms, offices, and even outdoor kitchens. It doesn’t chip or dent readily and will look new for generations with the right care.

Various Colors and Patterns

Nature has made marble so versatile in terms of appearance. No matter what colors, patterns, or hues you prefer, you’ll find marble to match. It even comes in solid colors like black and white. And if you’re looking for countertops with a textured look, marble doesn’t disappoint. You’ll discover a wide range of “veins,” which is the word for the thick and thin lines running through marble.


If you’re looking for a very easy way to upgrade the overall look of your kitchen or bathroom, install marble countertops. Marble is very opulent looking. It’s a decadent look that will get noticed by friends and other guests in your home. In fact, it’s so luxurious looking that people will have a hard time believing how practical marble is.

Practicality and Function

Marble is very practical as a countertop material. If you enjoy cooking at home, you’ll love how enjoyable it is to make pasta, pie crust, and pastry items on your marble countertops. These doughs all relish the coldness of marble and your cooking results will be better because of it. Marble countertops work everywhere in your home, including in your home office for use as a built-in desk. Marble is highly functional in areas with heat and water, like the kitchen.

If you’d like to explore what variety of marble countertops would best suit your home, please contact Planet Granite today.


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