Designed and produced in Italy, Quarella is intended for indoor use. Inspired by iconic elements of Italian style and the natural landscape, it is ideal for kitchen worktops. It can also be ideal for bathrooms, stairs and flooring. Perfected over the last 40 years, today Quarella quartz worktops are popular throughout the UK. At Surrey Marble and Granite, we are a key stockist of Quarella products, stocking a wide selection in our UK workshop. This makes our products ready for immediate selection. This means that if you select one of […]
Granite worktops naturally absorb liquid can be damaged if care is not taken during normal use. Granite worktops with a significant amount of quartz will be more durable than those with less quartz and are resist wear and tear better than other types. It is recommended that you carefully analyse the type of damage that needs repair before undertaking any attempt to salvage the granite worktop. Standard repair or maintenance tasks include stains, marks or chips. Problems requiring extensive repair will require the services of an expert.
Quartz kitchen worktops are engineered stones. This means that unlike marble and granite, which are quarried in large slabs and cut down, Caesarstone and other quartz brands are not found naturally. Instead, small amounts of resin are used to bind quartz particles together to make a large slab. As quartz worktops are made of at least 90% quartz, which is one of the toughest natural substances, they look, feel and handle just like stone – and they have certain advantages.