There are many choices for countertops in today's construction market. The most popular and arguably one of the most affordable today is granite. Like vehicles and vacation plans, you can spend a little or spend a lot and still have the same basic function. Granite is sold in 5 to 6 levels with a level 1 being the least expensive and the exotic level being the most expensive. Dark colord granites tend to be more dense and require less sealing while the lighter colors to whites are more absorbant, can possibly show marks and require resealing relatively often. Aside from granite, quartz is a popular and viable countertop choice. Manufacturered by several companies, Zodiac, Cambria, Silestone and Caesarstone being the most popular, the colors and patterns are truly bountiful. The manmade stone offers a natural look but also boasts and more durable and consistent product. Marble, travertine, limestone and other softer stones are superb choices for bathrooms and other auxillary spaces that don't have quite the traffic or stain risk factors as the kitchen. And of course there are still a multitude of mica products to choose from in a variation of designs and colors to meet any basic need. What ever the budget, location and desired result, we can help you select the perfect countertop for your project.