- Aug. 11, 2014
-- When evaluating different surfaces for your countertops, natural stone should be at the top of the list. It is a sleek, elegant choice for kitchens, bathrooms and other types of home countertops.
These three types of stone are all popular choices for countertops.Marble
Marble countertops have a timeless appeal and can give a home a sleek, sophisticated look. It has also been the stone of choice by sculptors since classical times. Regular sealing can help keep marble countertops looking their best.Limestone
Another great choice for natural stone countertops is limestone. It frequently comes in white and sandy shades and goes particularly well with stainless steel appliances. Limestone stands- to wear and tear and is heat resistant. Made of shells and fossils, and shaped by sand over many years, limestone can bring a very unique look to home.Travertine
Travertine is also a popular choice for stone countertops. It can bring a warm inviting look to a kitchen and is very pleasing to the eye. The vast majority of travertine comes from Italian quarries. Travertine was used in the construction of the Roman Coliseum and Sacre-Coeur Basilica in Paris.
All three of these examples are wonderful options for natural stone countertops. Durango Stone (http://www.durangostone.com/
) is one of the best names in the business, providing customers with beautiful stone at very reasonable prices, for many years.