Choosing the ideal custom countertops for your Florida home is a tricky process. Oftentimes, homeowners want the best of both worlds when it comes to their countertops: strength and durability, plus elegance and splendor. With quartzite countertops from Florida’s Gaia Stone Gallery, you can have it all! melds the best of granite with the best of marble to make for the perfect countertop for your kitchen or bathroom. The experts at Gaia Stone Gallery are happy to help with the decision-making process and are excited to show you the slabs of quartzite at each of our five Florida showrooms. We’re also happy to help with quartzite countertop installation in your Florida home.
Quartzite ranks extremely high on the Mohs hardness scale, making it significantly more durable than many other countertop materials on the market. While a forceful impact can potentially damage any countertop, it’s unlikely with a quartzite countertop. Custom quartzite tile countertops are also incredibly resistant to scratching and chipping.
Whether you’re looking at quartzite countertops for your kitchen or bathroom, stain resistance is an important factor to consider. Luckily, quartzite countertops repel stains and spills, so long as they’re properly sealed. With our sealer, your custom quartzite countertops won’t absorb juice, wine, or other liquids and won’t etch when exposed to acidic fruits. Quartzite countertops naturally resist staining and etching and will retain its luster for years to come.
Countertops, whether natural stone or any other material, are always subject to wear-and-tear. Between meal prep, spills, and slicing, damage is often just around the corner for kitchen countertops. However, quartzite countertops will put many of your fears to rest. Not only will they resist staining and etching, but they’re also rarely subject to burn damage. While any natural stone countertop may crack under extreme heat, quartzite countertops will withstand setting a hot pot or pan on them momentarily. In the bathroom, you’ll be able to leave warm hair tools on quartzite vanity tops without worrying about unsightly burn marks. In addition to heat, quartzite countertops are also not harmed by direct sunlight. Some custom countertops can discolor when exposed continuously to Florida sunlight and UV rays, but this isn’t the case with quartzite. Install quartzite countertops indoors, outdoors, in or out of direct sunlight, and your natural stone won’t lose its shine.
Quartzite countertops come in a vast array of colors, veining, and textures to match your kitchen or bathroom’s aesthetic. Some slabs mimic the opulence of marble, while others feature a look all their own. is a white variety of quartzite that may be ideal for your natural stone countertops if you’re going for the look and feel of marble. Perhaps you’re not a traditionalist and would like something with a pop of color. There are several custom quartzite countertops for you. combines a stark grey with pops of white and burnt sienna throughout. Blue Roma is also the perfect choice for adventurous homeowners. This beautiful quartzite variety garners comparisons to broken glass for its clear blue-grey coloring and haphazard burnt orange streaks. Whatever slab catches your eye, it will make the perfect affordable quartzite countertop. Need help deciding? Try one of our tools to get a clear picture of how your quartzite countertop installation could look. As you narrow down your selection, with Gaia Stone Gallery or visit our Florida showrooms to see our affordable quartzite countertops in person.
As far as natural stone countertops go, quartzite’s maintenance isn’t strenuous. Daily cleaning is simple. Quartzite bathroom countertops and vanities should be cleaned with only warm water and mild soap. Stay away from abrasive cleaners that will wear down the sealant. Although sealing will keep your quartzite mostly safe from stains, Gaia Stone Gallery still advises that you mop up spills as soon as possible. This way, you can eliminate the risk of permanent stains and maintain a lovely, clean kitchen or bathroom.
Quartzite countertops, with their range of colors and styles, are bound to impress in any Florida home, whether in the bathroom, kitchen, or otherwise. The team at Gaia Stone Gallery is excited to help you redesign your Florida residence with quartzite countertops, and we can walk you through your options. Visit any of our five showrooms throughout the state to see our quartzite slabs in person, or check out our gallery for today to find out more about how quartzite can complete your space.. You should never compromise on your natural stone countertops, and you won’t have to when you choose Gaia Stone Gallery for custom quartzite countertops.