Stone is popular choice for kitchen benchtops Adelaide when it comes to sleek and contemporary designs. If the aesthetic of your home is modern and stylish, stone is a popular option. However, if you are going for more of an earthy, traditional style, timber is also a popular choice. Laminate is also an alternative option and can be styled to imitate the look of both stone and timber benchtops.
Stone has virtually no maintenance requirements, where as a timber benchtop will require an annual oil finish to maintain its original effectiveness. If cared for, laminate requires little to no maintenance, however it can be easily damaged by sharp objects like knives.
Stone is generally one of the more expensive options when it comes to installing kitchen benchtops Adelaide. The cheapest benchtop material is laminate, however, while it is cost-effective now, it may require more maintenance and replacement costs in the future.