Quartz countertops are a popular alternative to granite countertops for those looking to buy a new home, renovating an old one, or just upgrading an old countertop. Quartz countertops can add value to your home, because they offer many of the same benefits as granite countertops. Quartz countertops are comparable to granite properties such as its overall durability, it is extremely long-lasting, and provides a stunning look. Quartz countertops come in a variety of colors and textures and tend to look “simple but stunning”. One main benefit to using quartz over granite is that quartz does not need to be sealed.
While granite may be the more trendy stone for kitchen countertops, it is important to recognize that in some ways, quartz is a much more practical kitchen countertop to for daily use. Quartz is non-porous and will not stain easily. Quartz is resistant to scratches, and can handle the abuse of hard working kitchen.
US Kitchen & Flooring offers a wide variety of quartz colors and manufacturers. For more information about the brands we carry, please consult with our stone experts as they will be able to help match you with the stone that fits your needs and your budget.