August 29, 2022

What Are Quartz Worktops?

Quartz is made up of pieces of natural Quartz bonded together along with a small amount of adhesive. Quartz is an abundant material and a very solid surface material which is often made up of 90-99% Quartz. The ratio of this will depend of the manufacturer and the type of Quartz stone countertop that you are using.

Quartz Kitchen Worktops Colour Choices

Quartz Kitchen Worktops can be manufactured to be many many different colours. Thus making the very popular and allowing people to explore their creative side, there will always be something that you are looking for.

Quartz, unlike natural stone, is an engineered stone which is completely uniform in colour. This means that it is easy to match your finished product to the sample. So, customers can be rest assured that the sample of the worktop that you see in the showroom will be the product that you receive.

Rounded Corner Quartz Worktops

Patterned Quartz

Quartz Kitchen Worktops can even be manufactured to have some sparkle. This comes from the elements of natural stone which is used in the manufacturing process.

To achieve Quartz smooth texture, the stone is grounded to a fine powder. Then, large pieces of natural stone is added to give it a distinguishing look. Some manufacturers will add mica and other reflective minerals to turn a plain black quartz worktops into a starry night sky.


A Quartz Kitchen Worktop is extreemly tough and robust. This makes it the ideal choice for any kitchen countertop and can withstand years of wear and tear. The toughness of the materials means that it is scratch resistant, stain resistant and heat resistant, making it perfect for kitchens.

In comparison to Granite, Quartz is a non porous material that is sealed before the installation process. Quartz countertops are also easy to clean and maintainable. They will only require being wipes down with soap and water to keep them looking their best.


Quartz is the perfect material for manufacturing worktops out of. It is one of the world’s most abundant countertop materials. They have both the practical side and the design options to suit all of our customers. The extensive colour and pattern range and the affordability of the worktops means that they are so popular around the world.

You can come and take a look at some of the samples of out huge range of Quartz Kitchen Worktops that we have to choose from in our showrooms of through or friendly and helpful staff. This will allow you to see exactly what you are imagining for your kitchen before placing an order.

Rowe Granite has over 50 years of combined experience in the trade, no project is too big or too small. Our team that we have built over the years travel up and down the country, supplying and installing high quality Quartz surfaces in the UK of the highest quality for your Kitchens and Bathrooms.

We pride ourselves in the best customer service, giving our customer the best experience and understanding the design that they are trying to achieve. We will not be beaten on price and offer and free no-obligation quote for all of our customers.

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Contact us now and see what Rowe Granite can do for you.

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