Top 5 Countertop Trends in 2018
When quartz first made it's debut it was introduced as a high-end alternative to granite. This is because Quartz, unlike Granite, is non-porous meaning it is highly resistant to staining. This low maintenance option will remain popular for years to come.
Neutrals are continuing to gain popularity in the trends of home decor as many people are starting to back away from bold and bright colors. You will continue to see a rise in soft grey, white and beige tones in kitchens throughout 2018.
Countertops made with integrated sinks has become another trend for 2018. The point of this integration is to seamlessly blend both the countertop and the sink. This modern style to your kitchen work surface creates a very clean look and will be seen more and more in 2018.
Think... MODERN. Metal countertops can be found in many luxury homes due to the sleek look and durability. This countertop style is becoming more and more popular. This trend will bring on some harder issues with design in terms of blending the perfect appliances and decor throughout the kitchen however if you're looking to update and want something that fits in the modern/industrial category - look no further!
In 2018, you’ll notice an increased use of more than one material being used in countertop design. You will see this design trend being utilized by creating a countertop with a bar. While the working surface is stone, the bar top area may be wood or metal.