Top 5: Soapstone

It’s no surprise why Soapstone is so popular in New England, since it offers a traditional, timeless look that grows with you over time. We love it for kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities and fireplace surrounds. Here’s what you need to know.

  1. Contains a high amount of talic, therefore soft to the touch
  2. Non-porous, so any scratch or stains can be sanded out
  3. Pairs well with other stones due to it’s neutral color
  4. Finish is always honed, with colors ranging from dark gray to bluish or greenish gray
  5. Can handle the highest amount of heat of all other natural stones