You've spent so much time and energy picking out the perfect granite slab for your countertops. Don't forget there's still one more thing to do: select the edge profile.
With the right edge detail, your countertops is sure to make a striking and lasting impression. Edges are available in a variety of thicknesses – ranging from 3/4" (2cm) and 1-1/4" (3cm) thick to 1-1/2" (4cm) laminated. Check with your local fabricator for more information regarding edge treatments.
1.Soft, rounded corners are common,consider using rounded edges like a bullnose or pencil edge to tile things together.
2.Straight lines are predominate, then squared-off edges could be used
3.beveled and chamfer edges are all possibilities.
4.Roman O’gee and other specialty edges often compliment cabinet trim or other architectural details.