Home Remodeling quartz countertops

Advantages and Disadvantages of Quartz:

Quartz is one of the most common minerals of silicon. It is a natural substance, but its derivatives, like quartz countertops, are made from a refined quartz form. Industries make their slabs by grinding natural quartz into a powder-like form and combining it with other additives such as adhesives, large unit compounds, and dyes. The…

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Natural Stone Quartzite countertops at Sk Stones in Palm Beach County, FL

Pros and Cons of Quartzite Countertops

Anyone can easily get confused between quartz and quartzite countertops. Their names are quite similar, to are their looks. However, they are two different countertop materials. Although they share some similar characteristics, there is a world of differences between them. Quartzite is a naturally occurring stone, while Quartz is a human-made material. To get a…

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Natural Stone Facts about Granite Countertops in Palm Beach County

11 Facts about Granite

Granite has been around for as long as 300 million years; it is one of the world’s oldest materials. Granite is a heat-resistant stone; you can set down hot pots without having to fear damages. You can find many different colors and granite styles, including pink, green, blue colors, and speckles and veining. It is…

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Natural Stone Marble countertops pros and cons

Pros and Cons of Marble

Marble is a beautiful and luxurious natural stone that creates a sense of elegance and grandeur in a room. Read about the Pros and Cons of Marble before selecting it for your home remodeling. Pros of Marble: Aesthetic looks of Marble Countertops The marble countertops are durable enough and look excellent. On polishing, Marble can…

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Natural Stone Quartz vs Quartzite comparison

What is the Difference Between Quartz and Quartzite?

Similar words are often supposed to have similar meanings. So, when you hear the terms Quartz and Quartzite, it’s only perceptive to assume that they mean roughly the same thing. Although these two stones do have many similarities, they’re not the same. Both are durable and beautiful materials, yet they offer significant differences in appearance, maintenance…

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