When it comes to building an extension, kitchen or bathroom, quartzite stone surfaces are taking the UK by a storm. These are becoming very popular and can be seen in many places including the nicest restaurants, hotels and bars in London and elsewhere. They are also becoming a preferred stone by everybody- homeowners, builders, architects and interior designers. The reason for this popularity is quite simple: quartzite is an ancient stone with unique looks, a resemblance to the most beautiful marble but with the superior performance of only the toughest granite. With its incredible colour options and unparalleled features, who would not want to own it? One of the most popular quartzite stones in 2017 is White Macaubas. A Brazilian beauty that is available in striking cross cut or elegant vein cut options with available finishes in polished with distinctive glassy looks and honed with timeless features.
White Macaubas: this quartzite has a charming translucent white background, with greyish veins spreading all across the stone slab.
Suitable for exterior and interior usage which includes a great variety of applications, consisting of:
• Architrave and column
• Bar countertop
• Bathroom covering and kitchen worktop
• Splashback, furniture and wall cladding
• Staircase and flooring
• Wash basin
• Wet Room, Sauna and more.
What makes this stone so wanted? Look at its features-
• High resistance to both heat and cold temperatures.
• Its non-toxic nature makes it highly used in kitchens, bathrooms and other places with children.
• High resistance to impact
Dekton Aura- Made from the modern Sinterized Particle Technology, the Dekton Aura has a magnetic attraction. It has a soft white background with fabulous veins drawn meticulously all over the slabs.
It resembles a natural rock formation since it is inspired from the famous Italian marbles- Calacatta and Bianco Carrara, which are also renowned for its winding veins and perfect pairing in any setting emanating pure elegance and luxury.
Dekton is usable anywhere, interiors or exteriors, home or office. Its defining properties make it worth the consideration. These include-
• Resistance to staining, scratching, heat and fire, UV Rays, freezing and thawing, abrasion
• Consistency in colour
• Zero water absorption
Dekton Domoos- Domoos is a part of Dekton Solid Collection, which comes in black to dark grey tonality with a consistent plain pattern offering tranquillity.
Like all other Dekton products, Domoos employs an incredibly strong press during its manufacturing process and it is usable for all indoor and outdoor applications.
It is available in Smooth Mate and Anti-slip finishes with Dekton-Grip features. Dekton ensures that all of its materials, including Domoos, are resistant to staining, scratching, UV Rays, abrasion, freezing and thawing, heat & fire, and also maintain a consistency in colour.
Bianco Carrara marble- Quite simply the most famous worldwide since ancient times, this stone has been very popular with Egyptian, Greek and Roman we well as with our modern civilization. Bianco Carrara marble has decorated famous building and monuments including the Coliseum and Marble Arch in London. Carrara stone is ageless natural beauty that comes with an extravagant white background and delicate grey veining distributed across its sumptuous surface. It receives assistance from a wide array of finishing options including polished, flamed, honed, bush hammered, among others.
Compac Absolute Blanc- The pure clean white, Absolute Blanc quartz stone is a sensory stimulating material created by Compac, The Surfaces Company which has been creating technological stone with pure marble and quartz conglomerates for over 40 years.
Absolute Blanc is quartz composite; highly resistant to heat, cold, scratching, staining and much more. It is an elegant product of extremely high quality, with the most attractive appearance and perfect finish with unlimited interior design options.
Perfectly applicable to any design scheme, colour and interior setting, this material is available in Glace with a matt finish and silkly touches and polished finishing which offers a high sheen to any area in which it is applied. You may use it in bathrooms, cladding, flooring, and kitchen.
About MKW Surfaces:
MKW Surfaces are pioneers in supplying natural and engineered stone, ceramics, porcelain worktops, tiles and other significant design materials to home builders, renovators, decorators, designers to build a home of dreams. They cover London and the South of England, transforming residential and commercial properties alike.