Quartz countertops are a man-made engineered stone that are going to continue to be a popular kitchen countertop option for 2016. While there are different choices of engineered stone countertops out there, they’re actually composed of 93% quartz particles.
Quartz is definitely a trend that’s catching up with the ever popular granite. Homeowners love engineered stone countertops because they’re durable, which also means that they’re resilient against scratches, stains and heat. An added bonus is that they require very little maintenance.