1,061 granite countertops pros and cons Kitchen Design Photos

Echelon Custom Homes
14 Reviews
Kitchen
Ideabooks46,856
Questions50
to mix a lighter granite with a black granite because all black would have been too much black? Thanks.
I'm also looking to use similar countertop (honed granite), do you recommend I go with a pure, bright white or off white
Presently have some caramel and green colors in adjoining breakfast room and living area. Will this granite go with these colors
kitchen is slightly off white and look beautiful with the countertop used.
It's Absolute Black granite in honed finish.
handles to the island countertop. Thank you for sharing with all of us at Houzz!
Can I get the information on this granite slab, i.e. color variation
You can purchase the granite at any of your local granite places.
What is the name of the granite?
“Kitchen” — mkminnieo
Green Apple Design
Granite Kitchen
Ideabooks13,306
Questions19
Love the white countertop. Is it granite? If so, could you tell me what color and where it is from? Thanks!!!!!
Are stone kitchen countertops worth the money in the long run?
Check out our website at ... -- look through the Granite Colors category. There
The backsplash is nice with this granite. What size tile, brand, color or pattern is it?
Yes its granite, its called bianco romano. Another similiar
to be a granite counter and the stone is called either Bianco Romano, White Palmas or White Spring; depending on where you are located. Granite doesn't
Who is the manufacturer for the granite?
What kind of granite is that?...What is the name of this granite color?...is the countertop granite? what kind?
“Cabinet colors” — kaylabyford
Dresser Homes
9 Reviews
Kitchen
Ideabooks5,255
Questions13
I am remodeling my kitchen and putting in darker cabinets. I need a nice color counter top in quartz or granite. Thank
what is the name of the countertops . They are stunning!!
color is the floor stain? We have cherry cabinets, bianco romano granite and red oak floor and having a hard decision with what color to stain floor.
What radius was used on the corners of your granite?
@xmasaloe: There is a really good Houzz article on the pros and cons of marble. You should see if you can find it. Personally, I love the
too small to me. I think it is at least 1"...maybe more. I'm sure your granite fabricator can provide you with guidance. Gary Dresser Dresser Homes
like this granite countertop with the wood and floors if we do granite instead of quartz
“Kitchen” — brunsyj
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Great Rooms Designers & Builders
13 Reviews
Kitchen
Ideabooks3,468
Questions9
What are some of the pros and cons to having concrete counters?
What kind of countertops are these? I love the matte finish on them.
on my kitchen counters and I love love to cook. I would love concrete countertops, but know tthat is not realistic-what do you recommmend?? Thanks, Judy
items to lighten it up. Stainless steel appliances, a light granite or caesarstone countertop and a light tile backsplash - perhaps with some cut-ins to
concrete counter top and what limitations does it present if any compared to granite and quartz?
Sealer used. Our modern concrete mixes are approaching the density of granite. These are technical mixes way beyond the DIYers or even tradesman that
is maintenance involved. A good sealer is a key component to concrete countertops. Make sure that you know exactly what they are using and how to take care
“concrete countertops” — ago163
Fiorella Design
15 Reviews
San Jose Res 2
Ideabooks510K
Questions330
i know marble stains but what about black honed granite or soapstone? do they stasin or patina?
I have heard that marble countertops stain? Do you have any advice?
Help! We're trying to decide dark or light countertops with white cabinets! Suggestions?
white cabinets matches ligt countertops. marble or granite coutertops water resistance and easy clean.
Jo Carpenter .... Google Las Vegas Stone Pros, you'll find some info there. This is just an FYI and in NO WAY is an e
choice! I really like how it looks like marble. I would prefer this over granite because it looks so smooth. Great kitchen design, really one of the best
Thank you for offering. I have decided to use dark green granite instead of marble.
“Simple small tile backsplash, follows the same design language as the current brick but feels a grea” — bcschelin
Martha O'Hara Interiors
104 Reviews
Parkwood Road Residence Kitchen
Ideabooks230K
Questions353
what are the pros and cons of dark granite and light granite?
is the island counter top wood or some type of granite?
floors, Ben Moore dove white cabinets, and a very dark gray (almost black) granite. We will have stainless steel appliances. I am stumped over what color glaze
I am thinking of making a thicker edge on my island, which used granite. However, I am short and am concerned that this will make it too tall for
quite light with lots of white. Pros and cons? I cannot think of one single con to any granite I've ever had, or a pro/con debate regarding light or dark
39'' high with the granite. Cabinets are 36 in" high. Island was delivered today. It looks so massive! But still need to have granite added to both the
“dark walnut island top over white” — joekc
Studio William Hefner
1 Review
William Hefner Architecture Interiors & Landscape
Ideabooks9,846
Questions6
Countertops. Stay away from traditional 4-inch by 4-inch tile on your countertops. Stainless
stone counters, too.Guide: Pros and cons of stainless steel countertops
Stainless steel. Whether it's on your countertops, shelving or furniture, a
within the past two decades. These countertops are custom made to fit your kitchen, so you're guaranteed a tailored look. Pros: There's a reason stainless steel
Countertops. Stay away from traditional 4-inch by 4-inch tile on your countertops. Stainless steel, quartz, Corian and
look that feels appropriate in contemporary and industrial-style kitchens. Cons: Fingerprints show and must be wiped off frequently, and stainless steel
“Big handles” — Shari Dveris
Oakley Home Builders
13 Reviews
Oakley Home Builders
Ideabooks240K
Questions190
This kitchen features Venetian Gold Granite Counter tops, White Linen glazed custom cabinetry on the parameter and Gunstock stain on the island, the vent
Creating this look in kitchen remodel with more honey-colored floors. Deciding between same granite on island and
What is the name if the granite? Thanks!
what is the color of the granite, please?
cabinets to lighten the space. Your pictures are beautiful. What are the pros and cons of a lighter kitchen?
and shade. I think the venetian gold granite is perfect put think the island should have a different colored granite on it to give more architectural detail
Found the answer to granite color: Oakley Home Builders We previously answered the question above - "The granite for those of you who do not
What is the granite counter top color?
“Colors and floors” — ashtonls1987
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