Despite the growing popularity, enthusiastic testimonials, and advantages, no countertop is flawless.Here are some of the disadvantages:Cost:
The cost of lava countertops is high, compared to quartz countertops
. Lava countertops cost around $250-$300 per square foot. This is because they are made by the French company Pyrolave.
All of the countertops are imported because of environmental regulations on the extraction of slabs and the use of manual labor in manufacturing.
These factors drive prices to extreme levels, making the lava stone countertops cost almost the most expensive countertop materials