Stainless steel countertops come in a range of finishes, including brushed, polished, quilted and hammered (shown). Textured styles can add dimension and mask fingerprints. Photo courtesy of Brooks Custom
NEW HOUSING TRENDS 2015: Countertops aren’t what they used to be -...
NEW HOUSING TRENDS 2015: Countertops aren’t what they used to be. #Stainless Steel. If commercial #kitchens use it, you know it’s going to be tough and stand the test of time—and be easy to clean. See more on our House Plans Blog http://houseplansblog.dongardner.com/new-housing-trends-2015-countertops-arent-used/
Not just something you smear on your face in summer. Zinc is a hard wearing and beautiful metal that will develop a dark, stain resistant patina over time. It has the durability and longevity of stainless steel without the never-ending smears and sticky fingerprints
LA architect Oonagh Ryan puts her own twist on stainless: “Our favorite budget countertop is a sheet of brushed stainless steel with an exposed, clear-sealed multi-ply plywood edge. We often integrate the sink into the countertop, too, for a seamless look.”