Onyx is a rare stone. You will take your home to the next luxurious level simply by installing an onyx countertop as the centerpiece of your house. If it’s in your nature to go against the grain, and add character to your home, there’s no denying that onyx is eye-catching with its mesmerizing patterns. Another appeal of onyx is the translucency of the stone. This unique property allows onyx pieces to be backlit with a soft light that will make onyx literally glow as it shows off its natural colors and contrasts. Add a focal point in your home with onyx countertop and stand out from the crowd.