If you’re choosing granite, then you know you’re getting a sturdy, robust and durable countertop material. For those of you that spend an awful lot of time in the kitchen, and constantly put the countertops under wear and tear, this material may be perfect. It’s a completely natural stone, and is extracted naturally from the earth each and every day.
Then, it is expertly transform into beautiful, luxurious countertops. The great thing about granite, is that it is resistant to things such as scratches, heat and stains. These are typically things that cause other surfaces to deteriorate.
Quartz slabs are engineered ina factory- approximately 95% of ground natural quartz is mixed with 5% polyester resins for binding. Coloring pigments are added for that extraordinary array of colors.
The combination of resin and quartz make these slabs nonporous unlike any other and this is a big boost to the kitchen hygiene as they can be kept 99.9% bacteria and mold free. Because they are nonporous they also don’t need to be sealed and treated unlike granite and marble which need regular sealing. . They do not undergo any corrosion from cooking oils, liquids and most houshold cleaning products, because of their nonporous structure.
The dazzling range of colors these slabs are available in, is what endears them to most homeowners, it adds a zing to their kitchens. They are almost unbreakable their durability had prompted many manufacturers to provide warranties sometimes in the range 10-15 years, which was unheard of before with stones like granite. In case of replacement or add on to kitchens the likelihood of finding the same color/pattern is very likely compared to granite.
Marble can be a rock and roll through the composition is often uniform, their designs usually are. There are a multitude of colors which includes nearly all colorings in addition to hues readily available, such as the color palette connected with Mother Earth. In our marbles generally find ourselves in household furniture aspects in addition to interior in addition to external surfaces highlights. With proper treatment post-installation if requested by the customer, we will be able to make your surfaces resistant to stains and dirt. But let’s talk about precious and delicate surfaces, where every single plate design will have a unique and unrepeatable characteristic of every natural material.