For the past several years, quartz has become one of the top choices for kitchen worktops. And that comes with a few good reasons; this material has proven to have excellent features that will make use of the kitchen easier. Coming in black colour it will add luxury and elegance to your kitchen that is timeless. Here’s the list of benefits quartz comes with.
This material is one of the toughest found in nature, which means it will not break or crack easily. However, you should be more careful around edges which are more prone to cracking.
2. A long-term investment
Because of its durability, quartz will last an immense amount of time. The chances are that you will not need a replacement for a lifetime.
3. Can be used for other purposes
You can use quartz not just for kitchen worktops, but also for different elements in the household, such as shower walls, vanity tops, floors…You can use it in kitchens, bathrooms and hallways, the only downside is that you can’t use it outdoors.
4. Numerous patterns
There isn’t only one black quartz stone, but numerous, that are different from each other by the depth of the colour, veining, granulation, finish and similar. Quartz can even have the appearance of marble or granite while preserving the characteristics of its own.
5. It has a non-porous surface
This means that quartz can’t absorb water and liquids, making it highly stain resistant. This also makes quartz worktops very hygienic, as bacteria and germ can’t harbour on a non-porous surface.
6. Very low maintenance
Quartz is very easy to clean with just soap, water and a soft cloth. It doesn’t require sealing, unlike many other worktops materials. Once you get them installed, you can completely forget about them, as they require a very low level of maintenance.
7. Easy to combine with other colours and materials
Black is, with white and grey, the easiest colour to combine with. The combinations with black quartz are numerous- you can go achieve different atmospheres just by changing the colour of your cabinets. For well-balanced effect, choose light toned cabinets, and for a monochromatic minimalist effect, choose dark coloured cabinets.
8. The stains are less visible on black quartz
Although quartz is almost impossible to stain, some liquids like coffee or wine can leave a stain if not removed properly. Even if such thing happens to you, it will be hardly visible on black colour.
Once you get your quartz worktops installed, you can forget about them; they require the lowest level of maintenance. The non-porous surface will make sure that the cleaning and wiping of the spills are effortless. With proper maintenance, your quartz worktops will last you an immense amount of time, making it a very smart investment.
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