Granite is one of those counter top choices that continues to stand the test of time, as far as popularity and affordability are concerned. It’s a durable and affordable choice that comes with a plethora of choices in color and look. Having options ranging from color to the types of crystals found, naturally occurring, in the stone provides a person with adequate choices to fit whatever room they see granite being in.
Another benefit, especially for an efficient and sustainable home is that: granite has a high thermal mass, meaning it stores heat and then slowly releases it as temperatures decrease, stabilizing indoor air temperature adding to the energy efficiency of a space and home.
Just look at all this mass, waiting to get thermal…
We picked up the granite our homeowners in Berthoud selected last week, and got to work doing the cuts, and installation. Granite is a dusty business, but in the end it is always worth it!