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Reasons to Choose Quartz for Your Next Countertop

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November 28, 2022      

Reasons to Choose Quartz for Your Next Countertop

Countertops are an essential part of your kitchen and bathroom’s design. Whether you are going for a look to match your theme or a bold statement piece to highlight in your kitchen, quartz is one of the best materials to use for your countertops.

Stella Caldia in mixed materials kitchen

Quartz countertops are highly durable, and there is very little maintenance needed to avoid wear and tear. These surfaces are nonporous, so they easily resist stains and allow you to live stress free. Quartz is also durable enough to withstand most scratches or etches, so walking on eggshells around your countertops will be unnecessary. You can feel safe with your quartz countertop. Its nonabsorbent property prevents harmful germs and bacteria from collecting on the surface. All these characteristics result in a countertop that allows easy cleaning and requires minimal maintenance.

Closeup of Arabescato on kitchen counterop

MetroQuartz® and PentalQuartz® are the two quartz brands that Architectural Surfaces offers. These beautiful, manmade surfaces can elevate any space in your home while conveying the aesthetic of natural stone. From the white and grey marble effect of our MetroQuartz® Luce colors to the quartzite-like details of PentalQuartz® Ijen, the design possibilities are endless. Visit your local Architectural Surfaces branch or request samples for a closer look at these durable and clean surfaces.

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