There are several types of material available for making countertops. The most popular and recommended ones can be broadly grouped into Natural stone and Quartz (man made) surfaces, offering hundreds of colors, patterns and textures, in materials like Granite, Marble, Soap Stone, Travertine and Quartz brands like Hanstone, Caesarstone, Viatera, Silestone, WilsonArt, Cosmos etc.
Quartz slabs are made by combining approx. 90-93% ground quartz (a natural hard mineral) with about 7-10% resins, polymers, and pigments. These are man-made hard granite-like surface to produce very consistent looking colors. Quartz countertops are known for being non-porous and does not require any sealing. These stones are stain resistant and offer a virtually no-maintenance material solution for countertops.
Various brands are available offering a huge selection of colors to choose from. Some popular brands that we work with are: