How to choose the best option:
Granite is a porous material. Most fabricators will apply a sealer to granite countertops before they are installed which will protect them from absorbing liquids too quickly. Being porous is not necessarily a bad quality. … Other countertop materials such as solid surface and quartz surfacing are non-porous.
Quartz countertops are man-made engineered stone countertops formed by combining 90% ground quartz (a natural hard mineral) with 8-10% resins, polymers, and pigments. This forms a very hard granite-like surface. … However, the countertops are still extremely durable and non-porous.
Interested in Cabinets?
Cabinets form the backbone of the kitchen. Configure the cabinetry to make the most use of your kitchen’s size and floor plan. Consider different layouts and looks. We have lots of samples at West Coast Flooring.