Quartz Kitchen Countertops: A Brand Review Feature Image

Once reserved for high-end homesquartz countertops have now become very popular among homeowners who are looking for a change in their kitchen. As more brands are entering to the market, it can be difficult for homeowners to hunt for the perfect quartz countertop.

The main reason is that quartz countertops are remarkably consistent among various manufacturers. Therefore, deciding among the various manufacturers’ products will come down to the details of colour, finish, and availability.

To help you decide, we compare the biggest quartz brands, i.e. Caesarstone and Silestone and review them closely in order to help you choose the right one for your dream kitchen.


Caesarstone Countertops

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Established in 1987, Caesarstone claims itself “the original quartz surface manufacturer.” They are one of the first companies to make quartz countertops, offering a ton of different designs and styles, and working closely with a number of  professional designers.

With over 40 colours readily available nationwide, Caesarstone is a leader in engineered stone. From traditional looks that emulate marble to contemporary textures, Caesarstone is constantly improving its product range and has added styles that will fit most kitchen designs.

Caesarstone countertops are a great option not only for the fact that they offer timeless beauty and luxury but also because it offers unusual strength and durability. You can never go wrong with Caesarstone quartz simply because it is easy to clean; require very minimal maintenance, long lasting and versatile.

Thanks to the reputable Caesarstone, many people appreciate their ability to mimic, and even surpass, the beauty of granite and other natural stone products. Furthermore, Caesarstone has a comprehensive warranty and by providing excellent customer service, they are enthusiastic about taking care of their loyal customers.




Silestone Countertops

Images Via Silestone.com.sg

Silestone is Cosentino’s flagship quartz surface. It is made by combining natural quartz along with other raw materials to improve durability and performance. As a versatile material, it is used for walls, flooring, and in bathrooms and gets great reviews from fellow homeowners.

Bold bright red, greens, blues and oranges … Silestone comes in a lot colours that you could not find in any other brand. So, if you desire bright and unique colours for your quartz countertops, Silestone is the brand you should go for. What’s more, you can mix and match its tone, style, and finish to get the exact look you’re envisioning.

In addition, Silestone offers all the benefits – durability, low maintenance, extra hard surface … you name it. It is scratch and acid-resistant, and since it is non-porous, it is easier to keep clean and bacteria-free. It even includes a built-in anti-microbial product which fights odor-causing bacteria, mold, and mildew.

Completely confident in its originality and resilience, Silestone comes with a 25 year transferable warranty with no pro-rata limitations, which is a nice perk to a potential buyer if you put your home up for sale.


Daria Kitchen Countertop By Silestone

Image Via Silestone.com.sg

To sum up, the above are the top quartz brands in the market that we believe are worth giving a try. They offer incredibly beautiful, modern and durable designs that will be perfect for kitchen countertops.

So…does the brand of quartz countertop matter? In our honest opinion, it really doesn’t matter which major brand name that you choose; But it is extremely important to buy quartz countertops from a well-known manufacturer backing their products with a guaranteed warranty.

Not to mention that your new countertops will be part of your home for years to come.  Saving a few bucks to go with a no name, no warranty and unknown manufacturer can present your family with risks that simply aren’t worth it.

At Stone Amperor, we only sell quartz stone manufactured by major brands known for consistent quality.  We are not going to subject our customers to the risks of inferior products. Treat yourself and your kitchen to the drop-dead gorgeous kitchen countertop you’ve always wanted today!