Granite is a popular kitchen countertop material, chosen for both its durability and for its enduring style. Granite countertops can withstand heavy use and heat – which makes granite a great choice for most kitchens! In addition to its durability, granite comes in a variety of colours, styles and finishes. Every piece is unique and with such a wide variety of colours and patterns, whatever ambience you want to create in your kitchen can be achieved. Maintenance – When properly sealed by a professional, like Progressive Countertop, a granite kitchen countertop resists staining & bacteria, making cleanup easy. Just use soap & water! Because of their resiliency and durability, granite countertops can last for over 30 years.