Many homeowners choose to install marble countertops when remodeling their kitchen or building a new home. Limestone marble countertops add a natural beauty that is unsurpassed. With the natural random swirling of color, the imperfections of the stone actually adds a unique look to any décor. Very popular since the ancient Greek and Roman times, marble is a natural stone surface that has been proven to be timeless in beauty and popularity in all areas of the house.
Marble countertops are some of the most expensive types of countertops to purchase for your home, but they are also some of the most long lasting types of countertops available for purchase.
If a marble countertop is properly care, it could easily last for a hundred years in the same condition in which it was first fabricated. Ancient civilizations used marble stone to create statues that are still standing today.
Marble countertops can be found in a wide variety of different hues and colors. The color of the stone is determined by the area from which the marble was mined and the finishing process brings out the natural colors and glow of the stone.