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When it comes to your countertops, you have several choices, but in our opinion, granite is a clear winner. From kitchens to bathrooms, commercial areas to work zones, granite countertops have the upper hand in almost every situation. In this article, we’ll discuss some of the benefits you’ll gain by installing granite countertops in your home.

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Granite is quarried directly out of the ground and has a natural beauty available in many different colors and patterns. Every slab will have unique features that identify it as luxurious and special, and when maintained, granite always looks incredible.


Granite is one of the toughest natural stones on the planet. Commonly used for countertops in homes and businesses. When sealed properly, it is impervious to liquid and stains from liquids. It’s naturally heat-resistant, meaning that it cannot be damaged or weakened by exposure to heat. Your oven or stove is never going to get as hot as the temperatures granite is naturally subjected to underground. Granite is also scratch-resistant, making it ideal for cutting. Your knives will get damaged long before the countertop will get marred in any way.


When it comes to a return on your investment, granite is ideal. With minor maintenance, cleaning, and occasional re-sealing, a granite countertop is there to stay, outlasting appliances, furniture, lighting, and even generations of residents. When making your countertop choice, whether you’re redoing your bathroom, renovating a kitchen, building a commercial showroom, or redesigning a workshop or corporate reception area, granite is the only choice that makes sense.

Do you have more questions about the benefits of granite countertops? You can contact Affordable Granite Concepts at any time for a no-cost consultation with our design experts who can walk through your options for your next project and give you a quote on how we can help make your dream a reality!

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Affordable Granite Concepts is a premier granite installation and fabrication company located in Altamonte Springs. We offer one of the biggest selections of granite, quartz, and natural stone to the Orlando area at our 12,000 sq. ft. showroom. We prioritize satisfaction, quality, and timeliness. Our ultra-fast granite fabrication process for custom granite countertops takes only 3-business days. If you’re in Central Florida, you can count on us to make your vision come to life at the best price!