Naturally beautiful rock such as marble, onyx, granite, quartzite or limestone that has been carefully cut, highly polished then topically sealed as well as various man-made synthetics such as corian are the rage and are “in” right now for kitchens, bathrooms, dens, bar areas and dining room buffets not to mention their use as mountings for works of art, but before replacing your kitchen counter tops or anything else with the above, do your homework! 100 more words