7 Trendy Kitchen Countertop Ideas That Will Make Your Life Easier
Today’s Kitchen countertops have so much to offer and act as a backdrop for the entire look of your kitchen.
Countertops are also the primary hand of inducing functionality into your space, in terms of materials, the aesthetics, right textures, colors and so much more!
Having said that, there are many new materials to choose from these days. We have put together a wide selection for you to understand their aesthetic value, functional importance and the need for certain textures in a kitchen.
If you are extremely excited to refurbish your kitchen with chic and modern countertops, then this curated list is for you!
1. Quartz – Create an Open and Airy Atmosphere
With quartz countertops, you can plan for a lovely and brighter cooking space with expansive milky and clean surfaces!
Designers at Alleanza Quartz showcase how distinct design patterns of surfaces can create a bright, open, and airy atmosphere.
Quartz is definitely preferred because of its seamless veining, white and neutral luxurious look, which is something even we love.
Pale and timid to bold vein patterns, classic touch to contemporary approach, subtle weaves of vein patterns, matching patterns, etc., coupled with a neutral palette makes Quartz an ideal kitchen countertop material.
2. Marble – Add Luxury to Your Kitchen
The Marble countertops are an all-time favorite for their varied colors and distinct veined patterns that can spruce up any interior style and décor of a kitchen.
ROCK Interiors had designed this impressive kitchen with Calacatta white marble where the homeowners wanted a single giant slab of pure marble. We instantly fell in love with this!
This marble countertop stands exquisitely in the center of the kitchen as a focal point featuring neutral whites and gray vein patterns, perfectly pairing with cabinetry and flooring.
3. Granite – Add Elegance and Lasting Value
The Granite countertops are the most popular countertops, for their durability and uniqueness that no two pieces of stone will be the same.
Even though expensive sometimes, this is a type of natural stone that is resistant to heat and maintains its elegance for years to come.
Designers at Robeson design have been experimenting with granite countertops for a residence in California, and it clearly looks elegant. Creamy white background with gray vein patterns complements the dark color of the cabinets and the rest of the kitchen area.
4. Butcher block – Warm and Inviting
Go with Butcher block countertops if your aim is a country living style décor! The entire countertop can be made out of planks of wood coming from different trees.
Light color base with a deeper, darker wood grain adds warmth while being pleasant for the eyes. There isn’t a better way to add beautiful natural wood to your kitchens.
Many designers like VT industries from Qualified Remodelers present a kitchen countertop that has Acacia’s (species of wood) wood grain.
5. Black Natural Stone – For that ultra-dramatic Look
If you are planning on creating a dark and distinct ambiance for your kitchen, then this is for you!
Natural stone like marble, granite, slate or travertine with even darker colored schemes can build a bold statement-looking character for your kitchen interiors.
Black kitchen countertops are the spice that your spaces sometimes need to stand out.
Designers from Decorpad have cleverly integrated a black countertop with darker wood cabinets and outstanding brass fittings. Definitely a tip for your next project here!
6. Laminate – Adapt to Any Environment
The Laminate countertops are the most affordable given they are made from plastic layers bonded to particle board, in turn creating a strong surface.
Whether it is industrial chic, modern, Victorian or any other design style, lightweight laminated countertops transform your kitchen to deliver a sophisticated look.
This minimalistic kitchen design by Palazzo kitchens features a laminate countertop defined by sleek lines, frameless cabinets, and combined with integrated appliances.
One of the compelling features of laminate countertops is that they can recreate the look of wood or stone with well-defined creative effects.
7. Solid surface – Time to make that Impression
The Solid surface counters are produced from different binders and minerals that act as fillers. Acrylic-based or polyester-based is quite convenient. They are non-porous, long-lasting, and easy to repair.
You can create an impression of natural material by installing solid surfaces as countertops.
The kitchen design featured above, presents a white-colored solid surface on both sides of the platform. The solid surface kitchen countertop on either face induces balance with an elegant impression.
We hope you love these remarkable kitchen countertop ideas! The possibilities of experimentation are limitless, truly.