4 granite worktop myths debunked

Granite is highly prized for its stunning looks and practical properties that make this natural stone surface a firm favourite for kitchen worktops everywhere. Created from interlocking mineral crystals, granite is a naturally occurring stone formed over millions of years in the earth’s crust. And with such a wide choice of outstanding colours and unique patterns available, what better way to add a touch of luxury to personalise your kitchen?


But how much do you really understand about granite? There are a few misconceptions out there that may make you hesitate to choose this type of worktop surface for your kitchen. Let’s take a closer look to see if we can shed some light.

Above and below: A design by Atelier daaa in Montmorency, using Dekton's Aura 15 surfaces.