Customers often ask, "Is it possible for quartz countertops to look like marble?"
The answer is a resounding "Yes!" Some of today's quartz countertops really do replicate the gorgeous marble aesthetic. Add these visually striking countertops to your kitchen, and you will find you gravitate toward this part of your home even when you don't have anything to cook!
Select Your Kitchen Countertop Material With Care
Homeowners have a seemingly endless number of options when it comes to counters. From quartz to marble, concrete, granite, soapstone and beyond, there is plenty to choose from.
Each of these countertop options has unique strengths and weaknesses. What matters most, though, is aesthetics and durability.
Quartz and marble are commonly favored for their beauty as they are light in hue with grey tones. These two colors work perfectly together for kitchen countertops. Opt for quartz countertops that look like marble and you will have the veining of stone without the clutter presented in other patterns.
Aside from visual appeal, quartz countertops that look like marble are also favored for their longevity and maintenance. Unlike marble, quartz is not porous and is, therefore, more resistant to stains and scratches.
You will not have to wipe down spilled liquid immediately after it contacts your quartz countertops as they are awfully difficult to stain. This is the aesthetically pleasing low maintenance kitchen countertop your family needs.
And, of course, quartz is a more affordable option than marble.
Quartz is an engineered stone, meaning it is possible to achieve the widely-coveted veining as presented in natural stone. Quartz is visually appealing as well as durable. Plus, with quartz counters, you will not have to worry about applying an annual seal as required by granite.
Classic Calacatta is one of the best examples of quartz countertops that looks like stone. Take one look at this countertop and you will immediately fall in love with its grey veining. These uniform veins flow over a neutral background that is translucent, preventing just the right contrast to please the eye.
Bianco Calacatta is revered for its thick veins that spread across a lovely grey base. This countertop presents the personality your kitchen needs to look its best. Opt for this quartz countertop and it really will provide that dramatic look you have long desired.
Sequel Quartz is the marble-like countertop of your dreams. This no-fuss countertop is as durable as it gets. If you have kids or if you tend to make a mess in the kitchen, Sequel Quartz is exactly what you need. This countertop is almost completely resistant to stains and scratches.
There is no need to use sealants when you have Sequel Quartz countertops. The best part is this quartz looks like high-quality marble. Its natural quartz is non-porous, providing a sanitary space void of all bacteria.
Eternal Marfil is revered for its soft orange veining applied to a cream backdrop. If you are looking for a minimalist look that has a warm feel, eternal marfil is the answer. This neutral color brings a sense of calm and peace to the kitchen.
Desert silver quartz features more of an icy surface lined with translucent veins. Inspired by the marble trend, this uniform and balanced aesthetic please the eyes, yet it will not zap your savings.
If you want to transform your kitchen with beautiful and durable quartz counters, contact Crowley’s today for a free quote.