Metal countertops – the choice of a competent chef

by Kremy

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Metal countertops are the choice of professional chefs and there is a good reason for that. We will show you the top countertops made of metal and will see why they are so popular.

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The top three materials for metal countertops are copper, stainless steel and zinc and for decades they could be seen in professional kitchens.

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Not surprisingly, these countertops are gaining popularity in domestic interiors because unlike natural stone or granite, metal is non-porous and holds no dirt and bacteria. In addition the smooth shiny surfaces look stunningly beautiful in modern kitchens.

 Metal countertops – advantages of copper

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Although copper is not as popular as other materials for crafting metal countertops, it has a lot of advantages.

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First – copper countertops are very easy to clean and maintain. A mixture of lemon juice and salt will help you keep the natural shine of a copper countertop.

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Design wise, the fabulous patina of the copper looks particularly attractive. Over time, copper will gradually fade and change color and will get opaque red, brown and green hues, which, according to many homeowners, adds a unique character to the kitchen interior.

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Copper goes perfectly with modern style as well as with a traditional interior design in a country house.

 Modern metal countertops from zinc and stainless steel

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Zinc countertops are not very popular in modern kitchens but this does not make them any worse. Zinc is a strong and durable material and gets darker with time.

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Its antibacterial properties make zinc countertops a very reasonable choice. Metal countertops made of zinc are not as shiny as the ones made of stainless steel.

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Their metallic look offers a warmer vision which blends perfectly with modern and rustic interiors.


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Stainless steel countertops are the top choice in any professional kitchen. If you looked inside a restaurant kitchen you shall notice the dominance of stainless steel worktops.

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Stainless steel countertops do hold spots, they are extremely heat resistant and very easy to maintain clean.

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Countertops made of stainless steel are perfect for contemporary kitchens as they provide a distinctive feel and look.


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