All About Quartz Countertops

Quartz surfaces provide a kitchen surface with the look of natural stone, minus the  fuss of maintenance,

Made from one of the hardest minerals on earth, Because quartz countertops are made from one of the hardest minerals on earth they are the most durable option for kitchens. They’re also some of the most eye-catching .

These counters stain and scratch resistant—and nonporous, so they never need to be sealed. Compare that with granite, the reigning king of high-end countertops, which typically requires a new protective top coat at least once a year.

In the past, the biggest knock against quartz was that it lacked the patterns

. They coming in a wide variety of colors, well as earthy browns, blacks, and creams, with sparkles and veining for the look of granite or marble. But unlike These counters stain and scratch resistant—and nonporous, so they never need to be sealed. Compare that with granite, the reigning king of high-end countertops, which typically requires a new protective top coat at least once a year.

They were once available only with a polished finish; now you can get one with a honed, sandblasted, or embossed treatment. So if it’s the look of matte limestone, textured slate, or glossy granite that you want, there’s a quartz countertop for you.