Quartz is a man-made product that in recent years has decreased in cost and increased in colors, variety, and availability. So what is Quartz and is the the right choice for your home?
Quartz is man-made from natural minerals including quartz plus resins and pigments. It is very hard and both stain, etch and scratch resistant. It is vulnerable to heat damage as is not recommend for fireplace applications.
What is right for your home is a personal choice, but here I hope to answer a few of the most common questions.
Cost? Retaliative to granite quartz will be in a mid-to-high price point range. While Granite typically starts about about $41 a sq ft, quartz will begin at about $63.