Laminate or tile? Wood or stone? Make an informed decision with some of the pros and cons of common countertop surfaces.
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Copper offers many of the same benefits as stainless steel, however it is a softer metal. Many homeowners choose copper because of the natural patina that it develops. It will eventually transform from a shiny metallic copper color to a softer brown.
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