Countertop for new White Country Kitchen

redwood15March 14, 2011

I need help. I can't decide on a countertop for our new kitchen (it was a massive renovation/remodel project, that included a 6' addition). I was originally leaning towards whitish granites but now I'm having 2nd thoughts, our house is a stone farmhouse circa 1800s, we exposed the stone on the inside and restored it. Its beautiful. I would like to tie the colors of the stone into the countertop. What about soapstone?

I like the look of subway tile backsplashes in white kitchens but I don't know if that looks good with anything but marble?

Kitchen: Dove White, shaker style, Cocoa glazed Kraftmaid cabinets, hardwood floors eventually, white fireclay apron front sink, oil rubbed bronze hardware, chrome faucet, grey/green (coastal jetty by valspar) paint on walls.

Image link:

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
redwood15

Here is a pic of the stone wall.

Here is a link that might be useful: Here is a pic of the stone wall. Hope it works!

    Bookmark   March 14, 2011 at 3:10PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
reasonable time before receipt of general contractor's estimate ?
What is a reasonable time to wait before a contractor's...
jeannette10
Kitchen dimensions/layout advice please
We're finally renovating but this isnt a major overhaul,...
jomonster8u
Barker cabinet samples
Does anyone have any barker cabinet samples that they're...
tigger9759
Ideas to make this an eat- in kitchen
The kitchen in our new old house is pretty small and...
poppy3212
A different way to deal with the blind corner issue
I think this would require a very specific place to...
raenjapan
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™