64+ Awesome and Useful quartz kitchen countertops design ideas
Quartz is a fantastic and convenient alternative to marble and is increasingly used in decoration, especially if we are talking about countertops.
Quartz countertops are made of engineered stone, which can be used in virtually any position on the internal surface. Quartz countertops are made of 95% natural quartz granules and 5% resins and dyes. The natural properties of quartz crystals and the engineering process give quartz countertops many valuable advantages and characteristics. Let’s see some pros and cons of installing such worktops.
Quartz countertops are quite resistant, much more than granite countertops. They are less vulnerable to chipping and cracks than falling objects. Importantly, quartz is not scratch resistant, it is scratch resistant. Quartz has the ability to resist a short exposure to heat without damaging the surface. Prolonged exposure to heat can cause cracking due to rapid temperature change. To avoid this, it is recommended to always use a warm pillow or trivet under a slow cooker or hot plate.