Soapstone kitchen countertops – are a good alternative other than granite or marble, also known as soapstone and are a material that has a lot to offer. Its principal advantages in the kitchen heatproof being and has the ability to not absorb liquids.
The range of colors available is limited and can be quite dark, but it fits a lot of requirements of many people as a cover. This material is produced from metamorphic rock; soapstone is used to build soapstone kitchen countertops. This material is not well known in kitchen countertops, it has been widely used for decades in laboratories and the interiors of commercial ovens.
There is a degree of maintenance required to make it look better, but that does not mean anything more than a damp cloth and a little mineral oil. The latter is very easy to get and if it applies to your desk (top), a wonderful green color will develop after a few years. Soapstone kitchen countertops have a certain degree of resistance in the risk of scratches. But any serious injury does not mean that need to be replaced, because although this repair is very simple. Sandpaper and oil applied intensively for a few days accidental defects corrected. Better still you can apply sealant to the surface and prevent any kind of zest and make it more durable.