Five reasons quartz countertops rock

If you’re looking to add value to your home, quartz countertops is sure to do the trick. Quartz is a man-made material that replicates the look of stone. and over the years, has been increasing in popularity. So, if you are looking to spice up your kitchen or bathroom, here are five reasons quartz countertops rock.


  • Pink quartzIt’s hygienic. – The quartz countertops at Williams Fabrication are resistant to odor-causing bacteria, mold and mildew. This is perfect for food preparation and consumption.   
  • It’s strong. – Compared to granite, quartz is a rated higher on the hardness scale and is known to be more resistant to damage.
  • It’s spill resistant. – Quartz is a non porous material. This means a quartz countertop has the ability to repel coffee spills, oil and even food coloring without sealing. Countertops made of quartz are also easier to maintain because of this.
  • It’s scratch resistant. – The manufacturing process and design of quartz countertops makes it a durable and scratch-resistant material. This is sure to have your countertops shining for a great majority of it’s lifetime.
  • Pick what fits you. – Black? Silver? Brown? Whatever color you want, you’re sure to find it in quartz. This man-made material is known to have a wide range of colors and patterns to choose from, so pick one that fits your dream home.  

If you would like to know more about quartz countertops at Williams Fabrication, visit our products page.

Do you know when to replace your countertops?

Countertop When most people buy their dream home they aren’t thinking about when they’ll need to replace the countertops, but eventually-they do. Generally, it’s time to
upgrade your countertops when they no longer match the design vision of your home, are too difficult to maintain or damaged beyond repair, but how do you know if and when your countertops are damaged beyond repair? This article will help you better understand when your countertops need to be repaired versus when they just need a little “TLC.”


So let’s get to it, countertops sporting deep cracks or pitted areas should be replaced. A countertop with small scratches or scuffs is perfect for repair. You can repair chipped stone countertops by saving the fragments and securing them back with epoxy glue. This may prove to be an inexpensive way to revitalize your countertops while also saving time.  


if you want to revive your countertops, but money is tight, consider breathing life back into your existing surfaces with a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) project. There are plenty of countertop design ideas on Pinterest you could use to ignite your imagination. From small DIY projects to full kitchen and home make-overs.
So, it doesn’t matter if you are looking to replace your countertops, or if you’re just looking give them a fresh look, the bottom line is… remember to do your homework before going shopping. Determine if your countertops can be revived or simply need to be replaced. If you do need new countertops, be sure to shop with proper measurements to help estimate material costs.