When choosing countertops, you want to make sure that you choose a countertop that will work best for your style AND how you will use them. Depending on how you are looking to clean and how much usage they will get will depend on the type of texture of countertop you should choose. Granite and Quartz countertops are simple to clean with just water. Chemicals can actually damage the surface of some countertops, so you want to keep that in mind when making your selection. We found this article on HGTV which talks about the different types of countertops that are available. Remember…do your research before you make your final purchase!