Sure, there are a lot different options that homeowners have when they’re selecting countertops for their new kitchens… But, there’s only one that homeowners go to more than any other, and we’re almost sure it doesn’t need any introduction… We’re talking about granite, of course!
There’s a lot to love about this countertop material. On a practical level, it’s one of the most durable choices out there, capable of standing up to an incredible amount of wear and tear. More than that, though, there’s just something beautiful and luxurious about the way that granite countertops look. No matter how small, large, expensive or inexpensive the kitchen is, granite countertops always yield an aura of luxury to the space.
However, choosing granite for your kitchen isn’t just as simple as saying, “I’d like some granite countertops!” There are a lot of different kinds of granite, colors, edges, and things of that nature to choose from.
So, we’ve decided to collect 24 examples of beautiful kitchens that have granite countertops that completely complement the overall look of their kitchen spaces. By checking out these examples, you should learn everything you need to know in terms of choosing the right granite countertops for your home’s kitchen.
1. Serene White
Here, predominantly white granite has been used. Notice how the white and grey tiles of the backsplash complement the countertops. Beautiful!
2. Similar But Different
Note how in this kitchen the effect is largely the same. However, the granite countertops have more grey notes, which adds a bit of contrast to this white kitchen design.
3. Moving Out
This kitchen design takes things a step further by using a black granite countertop of the center island. Notice the drama that doing this imparts to the space.
4. Full Contrast
While the white granite on white cabinets look is plenty beautiful, there’s something to be said for using darker granite with white cabinets. One gets a much better sense of dimension.