Kitchen Lab  Mother of Pearl Quartzite countertops and Sandy Chapman Single Sloane Street Shop Light with Metal Shade in Antique Nickel. Gray island with prep sink and lRestoration Hardware 1940s French Upholstered Barrelback Barstools. Perimeter cabinetry in white with leaded glass fronts.

Kitchen Lab Mother of Pearl Quartzite countertops and Sandy Chapman Single Sloane Street Shop Light with Metal Shade in Antique Nickel. Gray island with prep sink and lRestoration Hardware 1940s French Upholstered Barrelback Barstools. Perimeter cabinetry in white with leaded glass fronts.

The kitchen counter tops are White Macaubus Quartzite. It is a beautiful surface that has the appearance of marble but has a much harder and more durable quality than granite, which means it won’t scratch and stain like a marble counter will.

The kitchen counter tops are White Macaubus Quartzite. It is a beautiful surface that has the appearance of marble but has a much harder and more durable quality than granite, which means it won’t scratch and stain like a marble counter will.

They may sound the same, but quartz and quartzite countertops are two different things. So what's the difference?

They may sound the same, but quartz and quartzite countertops are two different things. So what's the difference?

What is quartzite? It’s like marble and granite had a baby and gave it their respective best characteristics. It’s a natural stone that is harder and less porous than marble but isn’t speckled and busy like granite.  It has the soft movement and veining more similar to marble and comes in a variety of light colors that are intriguing and beautiful without being busy.

What is quartzite? It’s like marble and granite had a baby and gave it their respective best characteristics. It’s a natural stone that is harder and less porous than marble but isn’t speckled and busy like granite. It has the soft movement and veining more similar to marble and comes in a variety of light colors that are intriguing and beautiful without being busy.

Light gray and white kitchen with a classic design features stacked light gray shaker cabinets accented with nickel pulls and fitted with Super White Quartzite countertops holding a farmhouse sink and polished nickel, deck bridge mount, gooseneck faucet under single hung windows separated by small sconces mounted to ivory shiplap walls supporting rustic wood ceiling beams hung over dark stained oak wood floors.

Light gray and white kitchen with a classic design features stacked light gray shaker cabinets accented with nickel pulls and fitted with Super White Quartzite countertops holding a farmhouse sink and polished nickel, deck bridge mount, gooseneck faucet under single hung windows separated by small sconces mounted to ivory shiplap walls supporting rustic wood ceiling beams hung over dark stained oak wood floors.

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