Quartz is the most common mineral form base on earth making it available in abundance and also inexpensive. Quartz countertops are manufactured by mixing 95 % of quartz with a binding ingredient called polymer resins. It is processed to be dense and strong and is the toughest countertops on the market. With hectic lifestyles today, this makes Quartz countertops an alluring option versus other stone countertops. To give an insight on its toughness, Quartz ranks at 7.00 on Moh’s hardness scale which is a scale that test the graze ability of a mineral. The only things that rank higher than quartz are diamonds, sapphires and topaz making quartz a worry free countertop alternative.
There are endless color choices ranging from very light white to silver, medium to dark grays, light to dark gold’s, soft greens to olive green, and a variety of blues. Minimum effort is required to maintain quartz countertops. Try Rejuvenate Countertops-R-New, an easy to use kit that will make your countertops look new again and prolong their luster and shine for years to come.