There are many countertops to choose from, and each has its advantages.
Laminates are affordable and have come along way in style and design. But, they have seams and don't resist heat as well as other materials.
Granite, on the other hand, in very durable. But, it can be expensive.
Then there are composites ...
Watch this video and learn more about the countertops available and the advantages of each. And find recommended countertop installers