Quartz is one of the hardest minerals found in the Earth, and small amounts of glass or metallic flecks are added to create variety, resulting in beautiful countertops and backsplashes. Aside from the durability that quartz provides, this material is beautiful and its wide variety of color options are sure to catch your eye. Your options are nearly endless as quartz ranges from natural colors such as whites, blacks and browns to other colors such as golds or blues.
Advantages of Quartz
Strength & Durability: Quartz is becoming more and more popular due to the fact that it wont scratch or stain. This makes it a perfect fit for busy families who spend a lot of time in the kitchen. It will stand the test of time, without showing wear and tear.
Variety: Quartz counters are made from engineered stones, thus allows for more variety of colors than granite and marble. You can create a look that is guaranteed to go great with the design of your kitchen or bathroom.
Maintenance: How much work are you willing to put into your countertops? Quartz is a great hassle free countertop. Unlike Granite and Marble, it doesn’t require regular sealing and polishing. All you need to do is wipe it down with a little warm water and soap!
Safety: Chances are you are going to be getting some nasty stuff on your counters – regardless of if they are in the kitchen or bathroom. Quartz is one of the best options for safety because its nonporous and non-
Return on Investment (ROI): You don’t want to overspend on your remodel or renovation, but you do want to spend your budget wisely – where it counts. Countertops experience a lot of use, but quartz is so durable it continues to look new much longer. So while it may be a more expensive option initially, it will save you money in the long run.