Bathroom countertop, choose marble or quartz stone

- Jan 31, 2019-

If you want the bathroom to be upscale and have a modern and comfortable home environment, it is very suitable to use some stone products as the countertop of the bathroom cabinet during the decoration process. In the past decoration concept, the use of natural marble is a symbol of high-end atmosphere; in modern decoration stone, natural marble no longer occupies the entire sky, bathroom and kitchen countertops, but now more artificial quartz stone.

What exactly is natural marble, what is quartz stone, let us explore and talk about it.

First, marble

Advantages of the marble sink:

1. The embodiment of identity: The price of this stone is generally high, the pattern is varied, and many styles are available for consumers to choose. The use of marble is beautifully decorated and graded. Many rich people choose marble, and slowly become a symbol of status.

2. Because it is stone, its high temperature resistance and waterproof performance are very good.

3. The surface is smooth.

Disadvantages of marble cabinets

1. Generally, marble needs to be spliced, so the gap is easy to breed bacteria, and it has an impact on health for a long time.

2. This kind of stone has high hardness, but it has no elasticity. If it hits a heavy blow, it is easy to crack, and once the stain penetrates, it is difficult to clean and affect the appearance of the cabinet.

3, there will be obvious seams at the joints, not beautiful.

4, each type of stone has different degrees of radiation, marble is also the case, consumer decoration must choose the standard stone.

Marble cabinet maintenance method

1. If you want to keep the surface of the marble clean and bright, you need to buy some marble polish from time to time to polish the desktop.

2, in the usual use process, should pay attention to avoid contact with chemicals, strong acid detergent, etc., if inadvertently contact with it, it should be cleaned up in time.

Second, artificial quartz stone

Artificial quartz stone advantages:

1. Because the artificial quartz stone countertop is made of artificial stone, it has more functions of impact resistance, flexural resistance, compression resistance and penetration resistance than other stone materials, and its ability of wear resistance, acid resistance and high temperature resistance is also very strong. The whole is better than natural stone.

2, artificial quartz stone countertops are complete and rich in color, can be integrally formed, and can be repeatedly polished and innovative.

3. If you think that the artificial quartz stone countertop is too short or too narrow, it does not matter, it can be seamlessly bonded at random length, and there is no trace of the bond.

4. Since the surface of the artificial quartz stone countertop has no pores, oil stains, water stains, etc. do not easily penetrate into the interior, and the dirt on the exterior can be easily washed with a damp cloth and a cleaning agent, and thus has a strong anti-staining power.

5, with other materials can not match the wear resistance, scratch resistance, anti-penetration and other characteristics.

Disadvantages of artificial quartz stone countertops:

1. Because of the artificial creation, it lacks naturalness, and the texture between them is relatively fake compared to real stone.

2, any artificial things, the quality can not be the same, so in the choice must choose a reputable and guaranteed brand. Such as Wei Peng bathroom, it is the famous old store selling high quality quartz stone in Toronto.

3. The price will be relatively high compared to other materials.

Note: Strictly prevent strong chemicals from contacting the surface of artificial stone.

4, from the repairability:

Quartz stone: Because quartzite is too hard, it is not easy to repair once it is broken. Under normal circumstances, quartz stone does not need to be taken care of.

5, from the price point of view:

The price of quartz stone countertops is more expensive than the price of artificial stone countertops.

At present, there are more cabinet countertops or quartz stones on the market. The marble atmosphere is elegant and the artificial stone is plastic. It has its own reasons. As for which one you choose, it is purely personal, compare the pros and cons, choose your favorite, that is The most suitable one.