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Revolutionizing the Heart of the Home: Cutting-Edge Countertop Trends for Kenyan Kitchen Renovations

Newmatic's Countertops with Trendy Eco-friendly Materials

Embarking on a kitchen renovation journey is a profound expression of turning a house into a home. In Kenya, where culinary traditions are deeply rooted, the kitchen is the heart of daily life.

As we dive into the world of cutting-edge countertop trends, we'll explore the timeless allure of granite, the sleek innovation of quartz, and the transformative power of sintered stone. We aim to guide you towards the countertop that will revolutionize your modern kitchen design.

1. The Timeless Elegance of Granite 

With its natural beauty, granite has been a staple in Kenyan kitchens for generations. Each slab is a unique work of art, offering a wide range of colors and patterns that echo the beauty of the African landscape. Its durability, resistance to heat, and minimum professional installation requirements make it a practical choice - a classic choice that brings a touch of timeless elegance to Kenyan homes. 

However, granite requires periodic sealing to resist stains and moisture. This makes it more expensive to maintain. 

2. The Modern Marvel of Quartz 

Quartz has emerged as a versatile and innovative contender in modern kitchen designs. Composed of natural quartz crystals and resins, quartz countertops provide a uniform appearance and an extensive palette of colors to suit diverse design preferences. 

Its non-porous nature makes it highly resistant to stains, scratches, and bacterial growth while eliminating the need for sealing. Above all, the manufacturing process adheres to the concept of environmental protection; thus, it is eco-friendly.

Quartz's sleek and contemporary look brings a touch of sophistication to Kenyan kitchens, and its low-maintenance qualities make it a practical choice for busy households.

3. Transformative Power of Sintered Stone

The sintered stone represents the cutting-edge evolution of countertop materials, pushing the boundaries of durability and design. 

Crafted from natural raw materials subjected to intense heat and pressure, sintered stone countertops boast impressive resistance to scratches, heat, and stains. Their non-porous surface makes them easy to clean and maintain, promoting a hygienic kitchen environment. 

Sintered stone also embraces sustainability, incorporating recycled materials into its composition. This makes the product environmentally safe (eco-friendly).

Its versatility in finishes, thicknesses, and colors makes it a contemporary choice for many homeowners looking to upgrade their kitchen space into a modern haven.


Each countertop material tells a unique story. Suppose you are looking for an earthy charm with a touch of nature. In that case, granite is a good choice. Quartz is your best choice if you need a modern countertop that requires low maintenance. For those craving the wow factor, sustainability, durability, and cutting-edge design, Sintered Stone is the superhero you are looking for. 

Ultimately, the best countertop for your kitchen renovation depends on your individual needs and preferences. Consider factors such as aesthetic appeal, maintenance requirements, and budget constraints. Whether you opt for the timeless allure of granite, the modern marvel of quartz, or the transformative power of sintered stone, your kitchen countertop will undoubtedly reflect your unique style, bringing warmth and innovation to the heart of your home.

All Newmatic's countertops are manufactured in a process that conforms to the 3Rs (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle). This makes them eco-friendly and ideal for your perfect dream home.

For orders, visit contact us at +254 795 994455 or visit any of our shops in Nairobi, Nakuru, Mombasa, Kisumu, and Eldoret.

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