Despite the fact that it can no longer be considered a novel material, since it has been the undisputed protagonist in the kitchens of the vast majority homes for many years. The quartz countertops, which still retain the same freshness and modernity that initially, seem to have won the battle to old materials that were used prior to arrival as in the case of granite.
And it is that quartz is after feldspar the most common mineral in the earth’s crust, it is composed of silica and stands out for its hardness and resistance. Structurally, there are two types of quartz, however, there are numerous varieties, including hyaline quartz (crystallized, colorless and transparent quartz). For all those who do not know, in many Museums itself there is a collection of different pieces made of this material during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, which shows that quartz can have an incalculable value in addition to being a beauty to behold.
But, why should you choose quartz worktops?
- Due to its great variety of colors and finishes, without a doubt its main advantage. Its extensive catalog will provide a solution even for the most demanding.
- Due to its antibacterial protection, this unique hygiene quality will prevent possible infection.
- Because it is not a porous material and therefore it will be resistant to stains.
- Due to its hardness, resistance and versatility, allowing the union joints to be reduced to a minimum.
Undoubtedly, when it comes to weighing the pros and cons of installing a quartz countertop, the pros win by a landslide.
The Sequoia quartzite is one of the most interesting natural stones Terra range of Granite Selection for kitchen countertops. If you are looking for the cleaning and luminosity effect created by the white color, this quartzite will be your best ally in your kitchen Stone Countertops. Easy to clean and resistant to high temperatures, this natural stone adapts even to small spaces as it provides a feeling of spaciousness.