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September 26, 2013

Quartz worktops are renowned for both their durability and attractive aesthetics. However, they are not the cheapest work surface available, so what advantages do quartz worktops hold over other alternatives? 1. Stain Proof The non-porous nature of quartz surfaces means that they do not stain easily. No resealing is necessary, unlike with granite worktops, which […]

September 10, 2013

Caesarstone was one of the first producers of natural quartz worktops. Founded in 1987, the company began producing high-quality, beautifully crafted worktops comprising of 93% natural quartz. In the UK there are 28 colours of caesarstone worktops to choose from! The worktops are crafted to such a high standard that they don’t need sealing and […]

August 14, 2013

Silestone is a brand of quartz worktops created by a company called Consentio. So what makes Silestone worktops any different from other quartz worktop brands? Composed of 94% natural quartz, Silestone are the only work surfaces with bacteriostatic protection. The science behind this is quite complicated, but basically it uses silver ions, which prevent bacteria […]

July 27, 2013

Quartz worktops are strong and durable, but their longevity can be increased further through careful maintenance. Cleaning Routinely clean your worktop using a soft cloth and a mild detergent. Ensure that the detergent is non-abrasive and non-bleach. A glass or surface cleaner can be used for dried on stains – simply spray the stain and […]

July 19, 2013

Just because your spectacular new stone worktop came from a shop not far from your home, this doesn’t by any means suggest that this shop was its origin. In fact some of the raw material used for worktops can be as much as 500 million years old. The vast periods of time and immense pressures […]

June 7, 2013
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If your interested in obtaining a free quote then it couldn’t be easier. There’s no need for any phone calls, just fill in our form online and receive a quote via e-mail! Simply head over to the request a quote page and input all the details of your desired worktop or splash back. We will then […]

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