There are so many choices for countertops and workstations and the choice of limestone worktops is but one of them, albeit a great one. Limestone is a great choice for your surfaces in your home, as it is a very durable one that will stand up to all sorts of bumps and bangs. Limestone is a natural substance, one that looks better as it is allowed to age or mature. The longer it takes to form, the more beautiful the surface details. Some limestone worktops are embedded with fossils, giving the surface a much more natural beauty. Limestone is very hardwearing, meaning that you will not have to replace it as your desired surfaces unless you simply fancy a change.
In addition, this material can be used outdoors as a garden table surface or for BBQ surface, and just about any other use that you can think of. Limestone also can be purchased in many different colour choices, making it a true fit for the surfaces in your home. This means that it can be easily matched up to your kitchen’s existing cabinets and also tied into the flooring and walls.
Although other substances are more common, such as granite and quartz, limestone is just as good of a choice for your home’s needs. Limestone is one of those materials that not too many people know much about and because of this; individuals may hesitate in using it for fear of making a mistake or damaging its surface.
Limestone needs to have some special care to maintain and clean its surfaces. Although there are chemical products, such as those in different household cleaners that cannot be used, there are others that can be. Of course, one product that should never be used on any limestone surface is chlorine bleach. This chemical can cause pitting in the stone and must be avoided. Of course, care must be used to avoid placing hot cook pots on the surface, and to not use sharp instruments unless a cutting board is also used. These items can leave cut marks or scorched marks on the limestone worktops.
Limestone can add so much to the décor of your kitchen, bathroom countertops or sinks, office counters, etc. It is such a beautiful natural material that you will love to see it in your own home, or where ever you choose to have it installed. A perfect addition to any property, limestone worktops are the new worktop material of choice.