Super White Quartzite
Super White Quartzite is gaining in popularity because it provides the elegant and classic look of Marble but it is a more durable and easy to maintain natural stone. Super White Quartzite actually comes from the same quarry as Calacatta Quartzite but it come from the section of the quarry where the stone has more white than gray.
Quartzite Countertop Options
Each slab of quartzite is unique with veining in shades of dark and light grey. The sugary crystal appearance of quartzite is simply beautiful and is a unique addition to any kitchen countertop or island. The stone can be polished, honed or brushed and fabricated with a number of different edges.
How to Maintain a Super White Quartzite Countertop
Quartzite is a metamorphic rock that has been formed from sandstone making it a very hard rock that is not water or acid soluble. Quartzite’s hardness protects it from scratching and etching but it should be sealed twice a year to help it resist stains. For regular cleaning wipe with a damp cloth and use mild soaps or stone cleaners.