Aspen White Granite
Aspen White Granite - A Versatile Countertop Surface
With so many varieties to choose from, finding the right granite for your space can be overwhelming, but Aspen White granite, quarried in India, is ideally suited to a range of design styles and preferences. The cool, white background is marked by both gray and golden veining, typically with high variation.
This pattern creates a versatile counter surface that works equally well with cool design elements, like white or gray cabinets, or warmer components, like wood tones.
In addition to creating an eye-catching marriage of cool and warm tones, the high variation of veining thickness, opacity, and density delivers the impression of dynamic movements, like water dancing over a rocky streambed.
How can you incorporate Aspen White granite into your home? There’s no end to the ways you can pair this natural stone with other elements to create both subtle and dramatic spaces. Let’s start with a timeless white kitchen.
The tonal white kitchen is a classic for a reason — imbuing this integral space in the home with a clean, inviting aesthetic never goes out of style.
The difficulty with an all-white kitchen lies in ensuring it’s not too spartan or banal. With a tonal motif, it’s all too easy for a space to look flat, and if you stick to bright whites, it can feel cold and impersonal as well.
A bit of color variation can help, creating opportunities to expand your palette, while a pattern adds a focal point and visual interest. You’ll get both of these valuable features when you choose Aspen White granite.
The movement helps to break up a flat visual plane in an all-white kitchen, while the honeyed highlights open the door to trendy gold hardware and fixtures that will pop against a white background.
Because of the overall lightness of this stone variety, you can also pair it with a brilliant effect with dark cabinetry for incredible contrast. Of course, it looks stunning next to wooden elements, as well.
Whether you match the golden tones with blond or honey-colored cabinetry, stick with warmer reds or mahogany tones, or go the other direction with a grayed, weathered wood, you’ll find that Aspen White granite matches perfectly and ties varied design elements together.
Setting aside the incredible beauty and cosmetic versatility this stone offers, you’ll be happy to hear that practical benefits are also abundant. Granite is among the hardest natural stone options for kitchen countertops, with incredible strength and durability that resists heat, cracking, chipping, scratching, etching, staining, and other common forms of damage.
Your granite counters will last a lifetime and beyond with proper care. This includes frequent cleaning with gentle soap and water or a natural stone cleaner, as well as regular resealing to protect the surface from harm.
Some natural stone cleaners are designed to help preserve sealant, and they offer a convenient, one-step cleaning solution (just spray and wipe).
If you’ve already decided on Aspen White granite for your kitchen or bathroom upgrade, all that remains is to select the perfect slab for your home improvement project.
The knowledgeable professionals at Academy Marble & Granite are always ready to help. Just visit one of our convenient showrooms in Connecticut or New York to get started today.