When choosing a stone for your next project, deciding on which stone to choose is the first step you will need to take on your new journey. With a multitude of stones to choose from and each with its own unique properties, this first step in your journey is not easy a one. Lucky for you, Onur Mable & Granite is here to make selecting your new countertop as simple and effortless as possible.
Onur Marble & Granite is a local fabricator of Granite, Marble, Quartz, and Quartzite. Serving Bucks County, Chester County, Montgomery County, Philadelphia County and bordering counties in New Jersey and Delaware, Onur Marble & Granite’s has a wide selection of natural stone slabs and engineered stone slabs. As a direct importer of slabs from all around the world, Onur Marble & Granite offers hundreds of slabs to choose from for your next project.
As a locally family owned and operated company, Onur Marble & Granite is your one stop shop for all of your renovation needs. Providing free consultation and measurement, on-site fabrication, and installation by experienced and professional teams, Onur Marble & Granite is here to accommodate your kitchen or bathroom renovation needs for a to z. Continue reading below to gain an understanding of the products Onur Marble & Granite has to offer and see which product is best for your renovation needs.
Quartzite Countertops by Onur Marble & Granite
What are quartzite countertops?
When searching for countertops one typically is looking for a product that is beautiful in look and easy to maintain; Onur Marble & Granite’s selection quartzite countertops is the perfect solution. By definition, quartzite is a metamorphic rock composed of natural quartz rock; it is 100% natural stone that is quarried out of mountains. Quartzite countertops are NOT the same as quartz countertops. Quartzite countertops are more comparable to granite than quartz, but they are denser than granite, thus making them stronger and harder to scratch.
Do quartzite countertops have to be sealed?
Onur Marble & Granite has a variety of quartzite slabs to choose from when completing a kitchen or bathroom renovation. As a direct importer of slabs, the wide variety of quartzite slabs offered by Onur Marble & Granite have been imported from the country of Brazil. As natural stone is quarried from a mountain, quartzite countertops are porous in nature. As such, it is recommended that you seal the countertops like you would with granite countertops.
How do you clean quartzite countertops?
After purchasing quartzite countertops from Onur Marble & Granite, it is important to know how to care for your new stone. Caring for quartzite countertops is like caring for granite countertops. Onur Marble & Granite recommends cleaning quartzite countertop mild clear dish detergent and water for daily cleaning. One should use coaster, wipe up spills as quickly as possible, and use trivets against heat. Any commercial cleaner that is manufactured for use on granite countertops can also used be used on quartzite countertops.