Stainless Steel, Corian and Silestone Countertops

Aug 29th

A type of granite that gradually is introduced in homes are stainless steel and silestone countertops . These usual find in restaurant kitchens or hotels, but not in private homes. What are the advantages of this type of granite? Mainly hygiene offering. It is one of the most hygienic materials there, so it is used in industrial kitchens. Of course, it requires an almost constant cleaning. In addition it resists perfectly to heat and acids.

In addition, Corian and silestone countertops have a very attractive shine and we can find them in many colors. Another of its strengths is the easy cleaning and easy maintenance of this material. The main disadvantage of this type of granite is the price. Quite high compared to other synthetic materials. It is also a material that tends to stain, especially with very fatty foods.

And we end up with a kind of counter that sure you’ve heard, because its use is widespread and because the brand has become a generic name for a type of granite. We speak of course of the Silestone countertops. These are quartz countertops, resins and dyes manufactured by the brand that bears that name. Quartz offers these countertops scratch resistance, high temperature and humidity problems.

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