Would you rather…Granite or Quartz? The 411 before you buy.

Natural Stone vs. Engineered Stone: Understanding the Difference Natural stone—granite—is indeed 100% natural since it is quarried directly from the earth in large blocks. These blocks are then sliced into slabs and polished on one side at the quarry before being shipped to the broker or fabricator. Fabricators cut shapes from the slabs according to your countertop specifications. They then profile and polish the edges. Quartz, on the other hand, is an “engineered” stone, meaning a manufacturing plant uses various grades and sizes of quartz crystals and mixes them with resin and pigment (for color) in a ratio of 93% quartz to 7% resin (yes, we’ll still refer to quartz as natural stone, but it’s not as natural as granite). Fabricators create quartz countertops in much the [...]

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We love the jet noise, AKA the sound of freedom!

We love the jet noise, AKA the sound of freedom! Quality Stone Concept’s really appreciates our military and we want to offer a special promotion to anyone who serves our country. Bring in your military ID for 5% off your total purchase. Promotion is valid for active duty and retired military. Hope to see you soon. Best of the Beach 2015 Best of Houzz - 2014 & 2013 Service Angie's List Super Service Award Winner - 2014 & 2013 113 South Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 757-275-9382 phone 757-275-9383 fax www.qualitystoneconcepts.com www.virginiabeachkitchencabinets.com  

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