COMPARING COUNTERTOPS

QUARTZ, GRANITE, and MARBLE are all durable, long-lasting, cut, crafted, and polished materials. Each material varies in price based on the finish and quality you want so research what your manufacturer provides before committing. For an easier process, let us take care of the the selections with you.

Q U A R T Z

($) If you want a nonporous option that requires zero upkeep and never requires top coat applications, quartz countertops will work for your custom home.

  • Pros

Anti-bacterial

Can be engineered for almost any color palette

Requires no upkeep or sealants

  • Cons

No heat resistance

Made up of 7-10% unnatural material

Fading over time if it is exposed to excessive sunligh

G R A N I T E

($$) Choose granite countertops if you want low-maintenance countertops that don't chip, fade, and warp from cleaning chemicals.

  • Pros

Durable

Heat and stain resistant

Natural stone

  • Cons

Sealants needed every other year to ensure longevity

M A R B L E

($$$) Marble countertops are all about the natural, unpredictable natural stone look. It becomes the focal point of kitchen countertops if you are careful about spills and scratches.

  • Pros

Genuine natural stone

Unpredictable-heavy-natural veining

  • Cons

Soft structure - can be scratched easier than other materials

Stains occur if not wiped up quickly

High-grade sealant is needed to protect the surface

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