A key element to consider when designing your stone counter-tops is the edge detail. This is an important factor that you need to discuss with your kitchen designer prior to your kitchen countertops being fabricated.
Valley Fabricators offer more than 15 different stone countertop edge profiles. To create each profiles, we use more than seven kinds of CNC diamond wheels in cutting and shaping the stone. They are then hand polished by are craftsmen for ultimate finish and preparing for the final inspection.
Also keep in mind that more rounded edges such as bullnose and pencil round are more forgiving and therefore less susceptible to chipping compared to square arrised edges. More detailed edges such as waterfall and laminated edges cost more than standard edges such as pencil round.
There are many different edge details that can be done with stone. Below are examples of the most common edges.