Wondering Wednesday: Granite vs. Quartz

What’s the difference? This is a BIG question among our clients. Typical answer? Granite is natural and Quartz is man-made. But that’s just the easy answer and it still doesn’t tell very much. Many of our clients ask this question often and it’s up to us as knowledgeable designers to explain the pros and cons to each of these countertop options that will work best in their space and lives. There are many different colors and styles when it comes to both granite and quartz.  There are also many different manufacturers of quartz and many different places that source granite from all over the world. So if you’re remodeling or building new and have always wondered what the difference was between these two countertop options is, then please read through this post! I guarantee you’ll find something that rocks!

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Sources | 1. Samuel Design Group – Quartz | 2. Echelon Custom Homes – Granite | 3. Copperstone Kitchens and Renovations – Granite | 4. Jodi Foster Design & Planning – Quartz | rockwithus.ca | radon.com | wholesalegranitedenver.com | pacificgranitemn.com | asgranite.com

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