So, we may not have been around during the Stone Age, but (surprisingly) the need for some form of countertop spans back to 200,000 BC. “The Road to Kitchen Counter Renovation” has been a journey of kitchen design trends and faux pas, with several innovative design successes and a series of hits and misses along the way. When it comes to kitchen design, avocado-colored appliances and unsightly Formica® countertops may have been all the rage back in the 1960s, but fast-forward into the next century and homeowners are busting through the time warp and embracing the beauty, style and practicality of natural stone countertops, such as those made from granite and quartz.
Granite Transformations invites you to take a journey through time and follow the retro road of kitchen counter renovation in our infographic “The Road to Renovation” seen below. By taking your own trip down “Renovation Road,” you may discover your own childhood kitchen décor or recall some trends of times past. One thing is certain: homeowners of all generations are still striving for their dream kitchens, as kitchen renovation continues to be one of the top trending home improvement projects today. Enjoy!