Granite bench tops are quarried directly from the earth as a single chunk. These bench tops are all natural stone that have been taken out as large blocks and are later cut into individual slabs and polished.
A granite bench top provides a modern day look to the kitchen. Granite is regarded as a sophisticated looking bench top. No matter what your personal style, the elegance of granite will maintain it’s diamond-polished look for years, and possesses numerous and versatile advantages compared to other materials. A large selection of colours gives a variety of looks that will compliment almost any decor. The material is versatile – cut-outs can be made for hobs, sinks, drainers and basins to harmonise with your kitchen design. Belfast and French Porcelain sinks marry perfectly with these tops to give a traditional look, completed with bridge mixer taps.
Granite is produced out of natural stone so it is stain and scratch resistant, and is heat and water resistant also. Nevertheless, it’s always best to use cleaning solutions created for granite to keep it looking like brand new, and cleaning is as simple as a damp cloth, making hygiene very easy.