Quartz Surfacing: How to Repair Quartz Countertops
Quartz surfacing is designed for a beating – but it’s not indestructible. Extreme wear-and-tear and kitchen accidents can occasionally result in chipped stone. In the rare event this occurs, you should be able to fix it without replacing the entire quartz slab. How will you choose to repair your quartz countertops? Continue reading
How Hard Is Quartz Maintenance?
Finally moving beyond Formica with your upcoming kitchen or bath redesign? Making yourself familiar with the cleaning and maintenance needs of possible stone selections before committing to a countertop material can help prevent buyer’s remorse. Granite, marble, and quartz are each created differently, and as such, have different care requirements. Just how does quartz maintenance stack up against these other countertop options? Continue reading
Searching for the perfect kitchen countertop for your home? When it comes to choosing a countertop, quartz and Corian similarities may leave you scratching your head. Just how close in functionality and durability are these uniquely created surfaces? Their differences go more than skin deep… Continue reading
A far cry from their flecked ancestors, today’s quartz surfaces are a study in mimicry. Each year as new colors and designs are created, consumers are becoming increasingly enamored with this resilient stone. Just what exactly has homeowners and professional designers taking notice? Continue reading
Rising in popularity, quartz and quartzite are similarly named, but distinctive in composition. Each uniquely appealing, uncovering the key differences between these two materials can help you decide which offers the ideal countertop solution for you. Continue reading
Quartz surfaces offer an ideal solution for germ-prone kitchens and baths. Capable of being kept 99.9% bacteria-free due to the non-porous nature of this manufactured stone, it’s no surprise why quartz is rising rapidly in popularity among homeowners. The manmade origins of the stone make it available in such a wide variety of options, however, selecting amongst the styles on the shelves of your area distributor can easily become a stressful experience. Before you head out the door to shop for quartz, it’s best to anticipate making these slab selections…. Continue reading
Pigeon-holing quartz slabs solely into the ‘countertop’ genre could end up costing you in the décor department. Available in a wide array of colors, patterns and easy-care finishes, extremely versatile quartz has a lot more to offer beyond simply beautiful kitchen and bath counters… Continue reading
What’s hot in 2017? Quartz countertops! Flying out of the door of every neighborhood distributor to top the surfaces of kitchens and baths nationwide, quartz sales are sizzling. And this year’s hottest quartz design trends….
Just how do the world’s leading quartz manufacturers select quartz countertop colors? The truth is, much like the weather, it involves forecasting… and a lot of debate. Continue reading
Finally ready to install those gorgeous quartz countertops? Rest assured, your fabricator will give you the most reliable time estimate possible. That being said, however, delays do happen. In fact, more often than not – they’re likely. Continue reading