Terra Stoneworks

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Granite vs. Quartz

Stain Potential
Color Consistency
Sealant
Seams
Heat
Bathroom Application
Chip/Breakage
Look
Overall Durability
Price
Granite Countertops
Porous Material - More Likely to Stain
Less Consistent - Natural Product
Required 1-2x Per Year
More Visible Due to Pattern
Heat-resistant
Likely to See Water Spots Over Time
Non-Flexible - More Likely to Chip
Naturally Beautiful Look
7/10
Less Expensive
Quartz Countertops
Non-porous Material - Less Likely to Stain
More Consistent - Engineered Material
No Sealant Required
Less Visible
Not Heat Resistant
Will Not Show Water Spots
Flexible - Less Likely to Chip
Engineered & Less Natural
9/10
More Expensive