Hello and welcome to our Décor Outline of granite countertop kitchen ideas. Below you will find a summary of the benefits, main options and some design ideas we handpicked for you along with beautiful photos. Enjoy!
What are the benefits of using granite countertops?
- Durable – doesn’t easily scratch, chip, and get damaged from hot cookware
- Granite is easy to clean – only needs a soft cloth, dish soap, and warm water
- With its versatility, granite can match your existing kitchen cabinet style
What are the main options for granite countertops?
- Types: slab, tiles, modular
- Color: white, beige, brown, green, black
- Surface Finish: honed, polished, flamed, brushed, sandblasted, leathered, antiqued
- Edge Types: straight, waterfall, pencil, bevel, ogee, dupont, chiseled, bullnose (half/full)
What follows are beautiful photos of kitchens with granite countertops along with design options we thought may be of interest to you. For some more kitchen countertop inspiration, try Kitchen Countertop Ideas, Kitchens with Wood Counters and Kitchen Backsplash Ideas. Enjoy and happy home decorating!
1. Copper Accents
Points of Interest ● rose granite island countertop ● veneered brick wall ● hammered copper backsplash ● built-in wine rack ● rich brown leather high chairs with leaf design backrest ● above cabinet copper decors
2. Baby Blue
Points of Interest ● light gray granite with darker veining countertops ● smoked glass triangle cone light fixture ● matching baby blue walls and chair upholstery ● light blue teapot lamp
3. Rustic Beige
Points of Interest ● curved island granite countertop with waterfall edge and corbel support ● travertine tile backsplash ● carved wooden range hood ● rustic beige cabinets with dentil molding ● tray ceiling with recessed lights
4. Rustic Kitchen
Points of Interest ● brown granite countertops with demi bullnose with stepout edge ● large stone fireplace ● built-in wine cooler ● barn board ceiling with exposed beams ● four vintage pendant lights over island
5. Coffee Tones
Points of Interest ● beige granite island countertop with ogee over half bullnose edge ● coffee-colored cabinetry ● ceiling-mounted stainless steel range hood ● multi-toned slate flooring ● ceiling-mounted stainless range hood
6. Travertine Backsplash
Points of Interest ● granite island countertop with double pencil edge ● travertine coordinating backsplash ● cobalt blue wine glasses ● two island chairs with sheaf back rest ● wrought iron pendant lights over island
7. Medieval-Inspired Decor
Points of Interest ● two-tiered granite countertop with double bowl farmhouse sink ● medallion backsplash ● interior arch entries ● arched stone stove alcove ● cast iron rooster figurine