What Countertops are Best for Outdoor Kitchen?

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What Countertops are Best for Outdoor Kitchen?

Granite is considered the best choice for outdoor kitchen countertops. Granite is a natural stone that is both durable and beautiful. It comes in a variety of colors and patterns as well. Granite isn’t damaged by heat, and if it is properly sealed, it is resistant to stains, mildew, and mold, all of which can be a huge problem outdoors.

Concrete is a great option for outdoor kitchens, because it can withstand the elements. To prevent staining, you will need to use a sealant on concrete countertops, installation is very important for concrete countertops it can crack if not done correctly. Concrete chips and scratches easier than Granite, but it holds up well to the elements.

Quartzite is very similar to granite, which means that it is hard and durable. It can hold up to the weather conditions as well as prolonged exposure to the sun.

Natural stones can be good outdoor kitchen countertop options. If it is dense and heat-resistant it’s less likely to fade in the sun or rain, and it’s stain resistant.

Marble can be used in outdoor settings but it will etch and can stain, liquids can be absorbed into the stone if it isn’t properly sealed. A honed finish can help prevent too much change in the appearance of your marble countertops, but it will have a dull finish.

Choose the best and realistic look for you, everyone has a vision of what they like. Selecting the Colors and Finishes are important. Always Keep up your maintenance it is wise that your countertops are sealed every six to eight months to keep the stone protected from the elements.

Prepare to enjoy your Summer, Spring, Fall, and Winter gatherings!

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