Quartz Countertops vs Quartzite Countertops. Which should I use for my kitchen countertops?
The quartz countertop
manufacturing process allows for a higher degree of personalization. This means you have a wider range of choices in terms of appearance when using quartzite. You don't have many options beyond the stone's natural look with quartzite.
Quartz enhances its beauty by being easy to maintain. Quartzite, on the other hand, requires resealing 1-2 times a year because of its porous nature. Even with a good seal, quartzite countertops must be cleaned; spills will seep through otherwise. In this case, quartz is far more durable.