Countertop can be considered as one of the most essential parts of your kitchen. There are various choices of countertop that you can find on the market these days. One of them is Baltic brown granite kitchen countertop. This type of kitchen countertop is made of brown granite that is quarried in Finland. This type of stone is also known as Bruno Baltico, Baltic Rain, or Brown Baltic. Before you decide to install this type of countertop on your kitchen, there are several important things that you might need to know first.
If you want to install countertop that is made of this type of stone, you should decide the size of the countertop. This type of granite has a unique brown-black color. When installing the countertop that is made of this type of granite, you also might need to consider the color of the kitchen cabinet as well.
It’s very important that the color of your kitchen cabinet matches perfectly with the color of the granite.
These days you even can find Baltic brown granite with white cabinets set so that you don’t need to use too much effort to find cabinet with color that will works perfectly with the color of the countertop. Don’t forget to consider the price of the granite countertop that you want to buy as well so that you can get the best deal.
Choose the Right Baltic Brown Granite Countertop
The granite slab might appear similar one to another. However, if you take a closer look, you might find that the background colors, veining, and patterns of granite slab may vary. This is a very important detail that you should consider when you want to buy and install Baltic brown graniteon your kitchen countertop.
This type of brown granite is also available in various choices of type as well. Each type has its own characteristics. The most common type of brown Baltic granite that you can find these days are including Tan Brown, Autumn Brown, Coffee Brown, Ivory Brown, and Tropical Brown. Take a look at the picture below to see the example of this type of granite.
Excellent Baltic Brown Granite Backsplash
Besides using it for countertop, you also can use Baltic brown granite for your kitchen backsplash as well. Just like the countertop, kitchen backsplash is considered as one of the most essential elements of your kitchen. The design of the backsplash will affect the overall appearance of your kitchen. That’s why it’s very important for you to choose the right material for your kitchen backsplash.
This type of brown granite is very suitable for kitchen backsplash since it has good durability. Brown Baltic is also known for its water resistant property as well. See the picture below to get references about using Brown Baltic slab for kitchen backsplash.
Baltic Brown Granite with White Cabinets for Modern Kitchen
The design of your kitchen will determine which kitchen countertop or kitchen cabinets that you should choose. If you want to install Baltic brown granite on your kitchen countertop, you need to make sure that the countertop can match perfectly with the kitchen cabinet. White cabinets are the type of kitchen cabinet that can be paired perfectly with this type of countertop.
White cabinets are suitable to be paired with this type of granite countertop since the granite came with dark color. The contrast between the cabinets and the countertop will create a more sophisticated and modern look on your kitchen. Take a look at picture below to see the example.
Baltic Brown Granite with Dark Cabinets Create Elegant Look
Besides complementing the granite countertop with white cabinets, you also can pair the granite on your kitchen countertop with dark cabinets as well. There are various choices of dark kitchen cabinets that you can choose for your brown granite countertop. One of the best dark cabinets for this purpose is cherry wood cabinets.
Other great dark kitchen cabinet that can be paired with this type of granite countertop is red maple cabinets. Other detail that you should consider when you want to install Baltic brown granite on kitchen countertop is the type of finishing that is used on the slab. You can choose between gloss polished, honed, and brushed.