Quartz countertops are far from new but in recent years they have become increasing popular both in bathroom and kitchen remodels. What is it about this material that makes it such a perfect countertop material? Why do so many people love them so much? Keep reading to learn four reasons for this passion. Then contact Cabinet Magic at 800-828-4380 if you are in need of help from a company who can install the right countertop for your needs.
- Quartz is a Very Durable Surface
- Quartz Countertops Are Low Maintenance
- Quartz is Antimicrobial
- There is a Nearly Unlimited List of Design Possibilities
Almost all of the quartz countertops being installed today is manmade. It is created with natural stone bound with polymer resins. As a result, the surface is almost 100% indestructible. While it can be expensive, quartz often pays for itself by being so strong and for the fact that it is truly built to last.
Compared to granite countertops, quartz is much less likely to crack or chip. Most quartz countertops will also come with a warranty, which gives you confident that your countertop is built to last. While we do not recommend doing so on purpose, quartz can stand up to pans being dropped, hairdryers being throw, and much more.
Other stone products, such as granite and marble, or porous. This means that they can readily absorb liquids – which means they can stain. This is not the case with quartz. It is non-porous, which means it is virtually immune to being stained. You do not have to worry if you spill a glass of red win, or if you have cooking oil splash on the countertop – all it takes is a quick wipe to have it taken care of.
In addition to preventing stains, the non-porous nature of quartz also means that it is antimicrobial. This means that bacteria does not cling to the surface. All it takes is a simple wipe down to get rid of any bacteria. This is great for people who have allergies or are immune suppressed.
Due to the fact that quartz countertops are manmade, you can find a virtually unlimited list of ways in which it can be created and designed. This means that no matter the color scheme in your home, no matter what your style preferences are, it is likely you will find a quartz option that meets your needs.
Let Us Help You Find the Right Countertop Material
These are four reasons that people love quartz countertops but remember that it is not the only option. No matter your budget, preferences, or needs, we are here to help. Contact Cabinet Magic at 800-828-4380 or stop by our showroom to learn more.