One of the primary decisions you’ll need to make when remodeling your kitchen is determining which kitchen countertops you prefer. Since the countertops are one of the most noticeable elements of your kitchen, it becomes one of the most important choices you can make. The right countertops will set off your new kitchen space, turning it into a space you adore.
When you think about countertops, you’re not only concerned with the look of the countertop, but the texture and density as well. You’ll also want to consider function.
For instance, you may want to incorporate a cutting board into your countertop near the sink so you can prepare vegetables or meats. And you may want to add a space near your stove where you can set hot pans or pots temporarily out of the way.
All these little things make a huge difference when you plan your kitchen and later when it’s finished, because your new space will bring you much satisfaction if it will serve your unique needs.
If you’re remodeling your kitchen, your current countertops may or may not already be exactly what you want. If they are, you can always add these types of customizations to them. If your current countertops don’t suit you, they’re easy to change.
This is all something we can help you with during our planning stage. Our Kitchen Remodeling Contractor will help you determine what’s best to get everything you want out of your kitchen.
At Blue Ribbon Construction, you’ll always get what you want. From beginning through to the end, if it’s possible, we’ll do it for you. We can completely customize your kitchen based on everything you desire.
The countertops are a great place to start when putting your design together. They are a focal point that draws the eye, yet they also need to be very cohesive with the rest of the materials. Finding the right balance isn’t easy because countertops can easily get lost in the design if they aren’t contrasting enough with the other elements, but no need to worry because we’ll always guide you right during your design process.
How to Choose the Right Countertop
When choosing your countertops, you’ll need to decide on the materials and finish you’ll want to use. Here are a few choices you may make that are pretty common for countertop materials.
Natural stone makes great countertops and are of the most common materials chosen. Granite is a natural stone that is very hard, polished to a high shine, and sealed to protect it from moisture damage. They normally come in slabs but can also be installed as tiles.
Corian is a brand name applied to a solid surface countertop that is forged by heat and made nonporous. These countertops offer low maintenance and today can be formed into any imagined shape. This type of countertop can resemble other surfaces, like natural stone, but they don’t get as easily stained because they are nonporous.
There’s many things that can make your kitchen into the most beautiful and much used area of your home. If you’ve always wanted a beautiful and functional space, you’ll need wait no longer.
At Blue Ribbon Construction, you’ll get the kitchen space that suits you to a T! For the best in remodeling services here in Wichita, just give us a call at the number below and you’ll be on your way to the kitchen you will love for years to come!
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