Is it really necessary to consider the right finishing materials for your house? Oh well, it is indeed very important to think of the right material for your house most especially for your kitchen countertops. Nowadays, we should all be very practical with our decisions. Keep in mind that you will be the one to suffer in case you landed on a wrong path. Just like in choosing the right finishing material for your countertops. There are so many materials to choose from but only few are said to be effective, high in quality and highly durable. Some materials can be very deceiving. You may find it attractive outside but the quality is not so satisfying. You have to be very practical indeed but that doesn't mean you will be choosing cheap materials over the expensive ones. Marble, Quartz and Granite are probably few of the best examples. They are widely used today by modern houses and establishments including luxury hotels and condo units. It's true that they are undeniably more expensive than other materials such as ceramic and laminated flooring but if you are going to compare the materials based on their quality, Marble, Quartz and Granite qualities are simply incomparable. The granite Burlingame for example has this natural beauty that no other material can offer. Like marble and quartz , granite is highly resistant to heat and scratches, thus durable enough for your kitchen countertop. But of course no matter how durable this material is, it still depends on how well the installation is being applied. Proper installation is really necessary in any countertop no matter what kind of material you use. The life span of your countertop depends on the workmanship.