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Quartzite

Quartzite is a pretty new to the natural stone options that add to the décor of the home. It presents an exciting option owing to the fact that it resembles marble in beauty and longevity.
Quartzite slabs are increasingly becoming an exciting and popular option in home applications such as countertops and backsplashes. The slabs are available in many beautiful colors, patterns, and textures.
Quartzite is a more expensive stone and therefore finds great use as a long-term and high-end application in the kitchen and the bathroom.

Differences in Quartzite Slabs

Quartzite is available in two different options that include hard and soft quartzite.

Hard Quartzite

It is the most durable form of quartzite and rivals the durability of granite. The slabs will not stain, scratch or corrode upon contact with acid.

Soft Quartzite

Its durability is between that of granite and marble. Soft quartzite is more durable than marble but falls short of matching the durability of granite. The reason being that soft quartzite contains calcium carbonate which makes it susceptible to acid etching.

However, both soft and hard quartzites are good options for countertops, backsplashes, and other applications.

Quartzite Countertop Gatineau Experts

Comptoir Granite Gatineau is a leading supplier of quartzite offering different slab options that will suitably work for different applications in the home or office setting.

We have the largest selection of all quartzite suppliers in Gatineau. Visit our showroom to see your possibilities or view the online gallery for more countertop options.

Quartzite Collection

View a some of our quartzite countertop options in our online Quartzite Gallery.

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