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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: July 04, 2024

How Much Do Quartz Countertops Cost in Chicago?

Quartz is what makes your kitchen look fantastic. But how much is it for such a beauty? Read on to learn all you need to know about quartz countertops cost.
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: July 01, 2024

Quartz Countertops Pros and Cons

Every homeowner is on a mission to enhance the heart of their home through design and durable functionality. One important aspect is your countertops. Many homeowners find that quartz countertops emerge as a captivating contender for countertop materials as they seamlessly blend the appeal of natural aesthetics with the innovation of engineered materials. As you […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: June 26, 2024

DO YOU HAVE TO SEAL QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS?

Our customers often write to us asking: "Does quartz need to be sealed?" In this blog, you'll learn all you need to know about sealing quartz countertops.
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: June 18, 2024

BEST QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS: COMPARING 9 QUARTZ BRANDS

WHY QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS ARE THE BEST When it comes to selecting the perfect countertop material for your kitchen, bathroom, or powder room vanity, quartz countertops have emerged as a popular choice among homeowners and designers alike. At Granite Selection, we’re not surprised as engineered stone countertops, like quartz, offer a range of benefits, including durability, […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: April 17, 2024

Do Quartz Countertops Stain? Understanding the Stain-Resistant Properties of Quartz

Homeowners love the practicality of quartz countertops – they’re tough, withstand heat, and require minimal upkeep, making them perfect for busy kitchens and bathrooms. Engineered from a combination of 90% ground quartz and 8-10% resins, polymers, and pigments, quartz countertops offer a wide array of colors and patterns to suit any design aesthetic. But are […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: April 16, 2024

Gleaming Elegance: Elevate Your Space Using Quartz as Backsplash

Quartz backsplashes have a radiant allure that can transform your space into a masterpiece of sophistication. Beyond mere functionality, quartz offers elegance that elevates your surroundings in a timeless way. Whether you’re seeking to reimagine your kitchen or redefine your bathroom, the gleaming charm of quartz backsplashes and quartz countertops can infuse your home with […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: April 16, 2024

Honed vs. Polished Quartz: Understanding the Differences

Quartz has become an increasingly popular option for countertops over the years, prized for its impressive durability and natural aesthetic appeal. If you’re considering quartz countertops for your home, you’ll have an important choice to make: a polished or honed finish. So, what exactly is polished quartz, and can quartz countertops be honed? Let’s delve […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: April 05, 2024

How to Clean and Care for Quartz Countertops

Quartz makes any kitchen or bathroom look fantastic, although you should know how to clean quartz countertops. Check this post to avoid common mistakes.
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: March 22, 2024

Quartz vs. Porcelain Countertops: Which One Is the Best

Choosing countertops is like selecting what kind of clothing to wear. Both are profoundly personal choices determined by individual preference, lifestyle, and budget. Porcelain kitchen countertops and quartz kitchen countertops are engineered surfaces that bode well in homes and commercial spaces. Porcelain has traditionally been used as a surface for flooring, wall cladding, and building […]
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Paul Batashev by Paul Batashev
Updated: February 20, 2024

THE BEST QUARTZ COUNTERTOP COLORS OF 2023-2024

TABLE OF CONTENTS 2023 QUARTZ KITCHEN COUNTERTOP TRENDS: A LOOK INTO THE FUTURE OF DESIGN CALACATTA QUARTZ HONED OR POLISHED QUARTZ MATCHING YOUR BACKSPLASH WITH THE SAME COLOR PALETTE 2023’S MOST POPULAR QUARTZ COUNTERTOP COLORS THAT WILL TRANSFORM YOUR HOME WHITE QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS GREY QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS BLACK QUARTZ COUNTERTOPS FINDING YOUR PERFECT KITCHEN AESTHETICS: COMBINING […]
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