We have written a series of blogs on the benefits of quartz, such as “Why Quartz Stone Countertops?”. Here are some additional thoughts on that subject: Buy Brand-Name Material From a Reputable Distributor/Fabricator When you buy brands like Dekton®, Silestone®, or Caesarstone® you can be sure that it’s engineered to last, is non-toxic, antimicrobial, and […]
We regularly get asked the following question: What’s the difference between Quartzite and Quartz? These terms are sometimes used interchangeably by those selling stone countertops. Things get even more unclear because many consumers are familiar with the mineral Quartz (as in Quartz Crystal) and think that the word Quartz means a countertop material quarried from […]
Top Ten Quartz Countertops Leading our Top Ten Quartz Countertops list are Vicostone®, Caesarstone®, and Polarstone®, who all use a similar process to make their countertop material. It’s a blend of 90+% natural quartz aggregates, polymer resin, and colorants fused by vacuum pressure while being jostled-about. This highly-polished, man-made material is perfect for countertops where […]
Two of the most popular stone countertops on the market facing off against each other in a round of pros and cons.