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Quartzite Stone

Increasing in popularity, Quartzite is a natural stone that is known for gorgeous patterns. Appealing for its strength and long-lasting composition, be aware not all quartzites are alike, and can range in terms of the softness of the stone and susceptibility to scratching and etching.

A naturally occurring metamorphic rock, Quartzite is created when sandstone is subjected to extreme heat and pressure caused by tectonic plate compression in the crust of the earth. The end Quartzite product is extremely strong and durable, making this stone an ideal surface for busy familys’ kitchen countertops and businesses.