When it comes to kitchen worktops, the material you choose to work with is critical. After all, it is supposed to last for a long time. But how do you determine the material to use without breaking the bank?
When considering which one to choose, few materials can be considered that will survive the years of use and abuse that this part of your kitchen can handle. Wood is always a material that is considered first. But after you realize how difficult it is to maintain this material, you would be foolish to even consider it.
Using quartz as the material of choice for your kitchen counter can be a very rewarding experience. Quartz worktops are unique in that they provide colours that are otherwise impossible when using natural stone slabs. These materials are manufactured using binders with colour added to them for that uniform custom look.
Since they are engineered, you are all but assured of colours that can’t be had with natural stone slabs and in a beautiful uniform look. Your kitchen worktop will have that customised design and feel to it that is difficult to match using other materials.
In terms of durability, quartz worktops hold their own when it comes to hardness. With proper care, it will stand the test of time, yet it is not difficult to maintain. Still, some might hesitate to use quartz because they think it is expensive. In fact, quartz has that effect on people when they first lay their eyes on it, they think it’s pricey but it really isn’t it just looks expensive without being so.
If you think of your quartz worktop as an investment, then you would really see how ridiculously inexpensive it is compared with a granite worktops. Your quartz worktop is there to provide you with years of quality service and ease of maintenance in a style that is guaranteed to outlast other materials.