leading fabricator of granite and quartz countertops in Illinois

Quartzite Countertops Chicago

With unsurpassed strength and durability, elegant quartzite countertops by Marble & Granite Tech add worry-free sophistication to any space. With showrooms in Barrington and Geneva, we fabricate quartzite countertops throughout the Chicago area.

Quartzite Color Gallery

What is Quartzite?

A naturally occurring metamorphic rock, quartzite is created when sandstone is subjected to extreme heat and pressure caused by tectonic plate compression in the earth’s crust. This results in a very hard and durable stone with subtle, beautiful patterns and colors resulting from other minerals present within the rock as it underwent heating and compression.

The experts at Marble & Granite Tech can help complete your home or commercial space with quartzite. The stone is available as a slab in a range of earthy colors, which generally include white or gray with hints of black and brown. Other minerals are contained within the stone can add pink or red hues and hints of blue, yellow, or green.

Resistant to heat and abrasion, quartzite is an ideal countertop surface for busy environments. The stone is mined and sawn into slabs, which are cut, polished and sealed for countertops. A robust hardness protects the surface from scratching and etching. When the stone is sealed properly, maintenance can be performed with household cleaners.

Quartzite Advantages

  • Durable product
  • Withstands heat
  • Non-porous surface
  • Does not harbor bacteria or viruses
  • Typically cleaned with common household cleaners
  • Available in a variety of colors and designs

Work with Marble & Granite Tech:

A stone fabrication specialist, Marble & Granite Tech has been making dream spaces a reality for decades. We source the best materials and provide quality installation by employing highly trained, skilled artisans. Each measurement is taken on site with state-of-the-art digital equipment. This delivers a heightened level of precision not possible with hand measurements or cardboard templates.

Our team can complete the most precise, creative or unique projects using innovative vein-matching technology. It enables the viewer to see exactly where stone movement and veins will flow, including how they interact with focal points, before cutting. This process reduces waste and streamlines production, a cost reduction happily passed to the customer.

Looking for a quartzite countertop for your home or business? Contact Marble & Granite Tech to learn more about quartzite countertops. We work with customers throughout the Chicago area.

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Custom Granite & Quartz Countertops

Marble & Granite Tech, Inc. has been creating natural stone countertops for decades. We fabricate countertops and vanities for kitchens, bathrooms and bars. We can also create outdoor living areas, tables, accent pieces, fireplace surrounds and desks. We precisely fabricate and expertly install granite and quartz countertops using our patented vein-matching technology, along with a range of specialty stones including marble. If you’d like to update your countertops and cabinets, please peruse our website and visit a showroom to check out what we have to offer. We have two showroom locations: Barrington and Geneva, Illinois and we service residential and commercial customers throughout the Chicago area.

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Contact us

Marble & Granite Tech, Inc.
817 W Northwest Highway
Barrington IL 60010

Hours:
Tuesday - Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm

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