Making from the highest quality materials: Quartz, Granite, they are offered their best solid surface countertops: Seamless joints, Durability, and Ease of care.
The Natural Beauty of Granite
Stunning beautiful, durable, long-term investment and very easy to maintain, these are four features to describe granite countertop.
Granite is a natural stone material. Every detail is unique, so what stands out about granite counters is their gorgeous appearance.
Granite is a durable material that is resistant to heat, scratch, and crack. If you want to try chipping or cracking the granite, it is a relatively easy thing to fix, depending on the severity of the damage.
Instead of replacing wood or laminate countertops many times, granite will be a long stand over years and years. Thus that makes us save a lot of money for the long term.
Because of its nature, the granite countertop will resist staining and bacteria. But some specific oils and acids can stain. Granite countertops should be cleaned daily with soap and water or a mild household cleaner to ensure the longevity of your investment.
The Vibrancy of Quartz
As well as the beautiful appearance, durability, and easy maintenance of granite, quartz countertops also have some points that are different from granite.
Nowadays, Quartz counters are top-selling due to their even and consistent appearance. It is ninety-five percent ground natural stone combined with five percent polymer resins, so it’s an engineered stone instead of a natural one.
Quartz has the look of stone that allows homeowners to customize the design easily.
As quartz is engineered. It can be more environmentally friendly than granite.
Quartz is nearly unbreakable because it isn’t porous like granite. Thus, it is surprisingly hardened and more durable. But quartz counters can be damaged by immoderate heat. That’s why we need to use heating pads while cooking.
Kitchen countertops define beauty, functionality, and your personality. Based on your options, style, and budget, you can consider and make a final decision. However, you can’t go wrong with either one in Lofty Homes.