The counters are highly important element in the kitchen. If you want to have something wonderful and thriving of positive energy, with dazzling colors you should consider getting gemstone countertops.
The Tigers-eye, Amethyst and Hematite are semi precious stones that the gemstone countertops are made from.
The gemstones undergo through a special technique to create a mosaic like no other. The countertops are heat resistant, look marvelous and breathtaking. Also, they can easily be cleaned as well.
One of the most luxurious countertop you can choose is the Amethyst. Don’t despair, they are easily available and not so expensive as many would presume. The slabs it has, give a dazzling intense light, purple tones and rich violet colors. They stir our imagination, through the enigmatic crystal quality they possess.
What makes them so unique is the ability to complement the surroundings in the kitchen with their bright purple tones. Also, it works with contemporary and also traditional design of a kitchen.
The strength and luster of quartz kitchen countertop make the kitchen an elegant choice for all who admire the beauty of real stones. Quartz surface is exceptionally tough and hard. It is also smooth and non-porous, perfect for resisting even the toughest spills. Without the use of waxes or sealants, a quartz countertop can retain its luster for many years.
Quartz has a chameleon like style when it comes down to countertops. There are a lot of choices, such as traditional or modern, ecru or apple green, honed or refined, speckled or patterned so a lot of options. It also works beautifully with traditional design materials like tile, stainless steel, chrome, wood, etc.
Labradorite (Peacock Blue)
Natural stones are sophisticated and also contemporary in appearance. It can transform any kitchen that is out of date. It will also give elegance and durability.
As shown in the picture the dark colored wood cabinetry goes in tune with the countertop. The highlights are on the white upholstery off the floor and chairs which contrasts the countertop. So lighting that is adequate for the stones make them glow.
Fossilized trees are a component of Petrified wood. This material does not have the same two pieces. So, it gives off this lustrous and exotic appearance. It is hard and amazingly durable. The slabs can reflect a fossil over two hundred million years old. The brown shades can project grace, beauty and strength. The petrified wood countertop will attribute to a better look of any designed and decorated kitchen.
It is exceptionally beautiful in the kitchen and also other rooms of your home due to the hardness of the petrified wood. It would be the best option if you visited the Scottsdale Design Center in Scottsdale, Arizona to see it for yourself.
Source: The Earth Child | Scottsdale Design Center