Choosing the Right Countertops

Which countertop material will work best in your kitchen? Compare the maintenance and cost of each.

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<strong>Natural Stone</strong>

Raised marble comes in a variety of beautiful colors and textures. Maintenance: Clean natural stone countertops with liquid detergent and water. Seal marble annually. Apply mineral oil to soapstone every other week for the first year to help the stone oxidize evenly; apply every other month thereafter. Jerusalem stone requires annual sealing.

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