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The process to convert quartz to a slab/countertop was patented by Breton, an Italian company, and is used by all companies which manufacture engineered stone.  This manufacturing process uses raw quartz crystals ranging in size from coarse grains to the size of rock salt. Once the quartz is ground and selected, the crystals are combined with bonding agents (resin) and color, then heated and vibro-compacted to form an impenetrable surface. The resulting slabs are a matrix of 93% quartz and 7% resin binders and pigments ... free of fissures and cracks, and impervious to water, moisture, or bacteria.

Industry wide, all quartz countertops are made with 93 percent quartz or they cannot claim the hardness, durability, or impermeability of a true quartz surface. The prescribed mixture results in a product that is non-porous, exceedingly durable, and more than twice as strong as granite and less likely to break during fabrication.

silestone countertops

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cambria countertops

caesrstone countertps
Legacy Quartz countertops

SileStone

Zodiaq

Cambria

CeasarStone

Legacy

Popular name brands for quartz countertops are listed below

Zodiaq CountertopsDuPont Zodiaq is an advanced composite material made of 93% quartz, a DuPont proprietary binding polymer and pigments developed for one purpose: to create a new material with its own depth, character and a unique aesthetic, suggesting a sense of enlightened luxury and an attitude of bold sophistication. With a cool, fresh, sparkling look, Zodiaq catches and reflects light, capturing the radiance of quartz crystal. Zodiaq also has unusual clarity and consistency of color, qualities that offer great potential for both horizontal and vertical applications. Zodiaq is the original quartz surface material made by DuPont.  More Zodiaq countertops info

 

cambria countertopsCambria's Discover the warmth and richness that can only be found in natural quartz surfaces – where elegance and beauty meet function and lasting durability. With an endless palette of dazzling colors showcasing the depth and character of natural quartz, you'll see why more and more homeowners are asking for Cambria by name. With Cambria, you'll add warmth and beauty plus the strength and durability that can only be found in natural quartz. Your dream home begins with Cambria.  More Cambria countertops info

 

silestone countertopsSilestone is natural quartz created for today's homes. Utilizing a revolutionary process, Silestone offers you over 60 colors, exceptional textures and variety of finishes. Also, multi-dimensional functionality makes Silestone quartz a cleaner, safer surface for your home. Silestone offers the unique combination of built-in Microban antimicrobial product protection, National Sanitation Foundation certification and GREENGUARD indoor air quality certification. Microban protection inhibits the growth of microbes such as odor -causing bacteria, mold and mildew. More Silestone countertops info

 

Caesarstone CountertopsCaesarStone had the revolutionary idea of using quartz - one of nature's hardest materials - to create a brand new surfacing product in 1987. Superior to other manufactured and stone surfaces, CaesarStones' extraordinary physical properties soon became internationally recognized, establishing a new product genre in the industry.  Today, CaesarStone offers two products - CaesarStone - the original quartz stone surfacing material and Concetto - the stone surface made from individually cut semi-precious stones.   CaesarStone is the original quartz-based engineered stone primarily used for kitchen countertops and bathroom vanities. More about  CaesarStone countertops info  See new Caesarstone Colors

 

legacy counterops Legacy is at home as a high performance countertop in your dream kitchen, as a magnificent tub or shower surround, in the master bedroom, bath or as a stunning family room floor that can take all that a typical family can deliver over many years of active living. 
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Faceted quartz particles define a Radianz kitchen countertop, adding depth and texture to a consistent color. A choice of more than 25 colors with varied crystal sizes allows you to complement any design.   Radianz Quartz is substantially harder than granite countertops. That means it's not only more impact resistant, it also doesn't require any periodic sealing.

 

 


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