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Homeowners have more choices than ever when it comes to remodeling projects, and quartz countertops are no exception. Quartz is a versatile, durable material that's available in a wide range of colors and styles. As you consider your choices, we encourage you to read the answers to our frequently asked questions about quartz countertops to learn more about this unique material.

Many homeowners want to know what quartz countertops are made of. Also known as engineered stone, quartz is made from a combination of resin and natural quartz crystals. The natural crystals in quartz countertops give these surfaces their unique glitter, while resin gives the material its durability and resistance to everyday wear and tear. Because quartz is a man made product, this material can be tinted and shaped in a wide variety of ways. Unique colors, edge treatments, inlays and other style accents add to the aesthetic appeal of this product.

In our FAQ, you'll find important information about the cost of quartz countertops. In general, engineered stone is less expensive than naturally sourced materials. The exceptional strength, durability and aesthetic appeal of quartz make this product a popular alternative to granite, a stone known for its lasting beauty. In addition, quartz is remarkably easy to maintain. We invite you to read our FAQ to learn more about how to maintain your quartz countertops and protect them from stains, scratches or burns.

Remodeling a kitchen, bathroom, basement or professional office can be a substantial investment. As you choose products for your new or remodeled room, you're bound to have a lot of questions. Our goal is to address your most important concerns, as well as to answer questions that may not have occurred to you yet. In our quartz countertop FAQs, you will find valuable information about the origins, styles, colors and prices of quartz countertops.

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Q: How Much do Quartz Countertops Cost?

A: Fabricated with a combination of natural quartz crystals and resin, quartz countertops are an affordable, aesthetically pleasing full answer...

Q: Is Quartz a Safe Countertop Material?

A: Quartz, or engineered stone, is highly resistant to the routine wear and tear of daily life. Because quartz is made from full answer...

Q: What Colors do Quartz Countertops Come In?

A: Quartz countertops come in a broad spectrum of colors, from cool pastels to rich, dark tones. Quartz is a man made material full answer...

Q: What Maintenance is Required for Quartz Countertops?

A: Low maintenance requirements make quartz countertops appealing to many homeowners. Quartz countertops are fabricated with full answer...

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