7 Creative Uses for Granite (that aren’t kitchen counters)

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Are you looking for creative ways to incorporate granite into your home design? If granite fits into your aesthetic, but you already have kitchen counters that you love – there are still plenty of ways to fit granite into your home. When you are ready to choose granite for your Maple Grove home, stop by Northstar Granite Tops!

In the meantime, here are just 7 ideas for how to creatively use granite in your home. Let us know what ideas you have in mind and we can help you find the perfect granite slab for your next project!

slab of granite in grey hues

1. Statement Wall Art

Craft a unique piece of wall art with smaller granite tiles or pieces! The natural variations in color and texture will create an eye-catching focal point in any room. Plus, you can still choose colors and patterns that fit your aesthetic and complement any room it is in.

2. Custom Furniture

Design one-of-a-kind furniture pieces like side tables, coffee tables, or even benches by incorporating polished granite surfaces. The juxtaposition of wood or metal with the elegant stone can add a touch of luxury to your living spaces.

3. Garden Pathways

Create a stunning garden pathway using granite pavers. Their durability and weather resistance make them a practical and visually appealing option for enhancing your outdoor space.

4. Fireplace Surrounds

Give your fireplace a sophisticated upgrade by using granite as the surround material. Its heat resistance and natural beauty will add a touch of elegance to your living room or outdoor entertainment area.

5. Bathroom Vanities

Extend the luxury of granite into your bathroom by using it for vanity countertops and sinks. The stone’s resistance to water and moisture ensures longevity and a spa-like atmosphere.

6. Outdoor Kitchens

Build an outdoor kitchen with a granite countertop to create a durable and stylish cooking space. Granite’s durability and heat resistance make it perfect for withstanding outdoor conditions.

7. Personalized Coasters

Create personalized coasters by cutting smaller pieces of granite and adding felt or rubber pads to the bottom. These unique coasters will protect surfaces while adding a touch of natural elegance to your home decor.

What creative choices do you have in mind for your granite? At Northstar Granite Tops we work with quartz, granite, marble, and a wide range of other natural stones as well. For granite and more throughout Maple Grove, call Northstar Granite Tops at 320-963-8677 or request a free quote!