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Calacatta Rio

Calacatta Rio quartz is composed of a soft ivory background and muted gray veins of varying widths and design. Originating in India, this white quartz does evoke thoughts of classic marble, but it brings a unique twist. Calacatta Rio kitchen countertops will make a beautiful statement in your space.

Calacatta Rio Quartz Countertops Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Calacatta Rio

Calacatta Rio Quartz countertops and slabs are a man made material manufactured from crushed stone and resin. Engineered Calacatta Rio quartz blends pulverized quartz or other natural stone aggregates like granite and marble with a polymer resin mix. The percentage varies by manufacturer but is usually around 90 percent ground quartz (a natural hard mineral) with eight to 10 percent resins, polymers, and pigments.

What Are The Advantages Of Calacatta Rio Quartz Countertops

The biggest advantage of Calacatta Rio quartz countertops is the low maintenance. Because Calacatta Rio quartz countertops are a manufactured material, they do not require sealing and are very resistant to staining. Also, being man made, allows for the color and pattern to be very consistent. Although some people prefer the random patterns and color changes that natural stone offers, many want the more uniform scheme that Calacatta Rio quartz provides. This also allows for easier matching of seams or later additions where the color consistency of Calacatta Rio quartz would be a benefit.

How Do I Maintain My Calacatta Rio Quartz Countertops

Calacatta Rio Quartz is a manufactured product made of crushed quartz and resin. Because of this, Calacatta Rio quartz countertops are non-porous and don’t require a sealer. For cleanliness, a non-porous surface means that it will not harbor bacteria or viruses. Cleaning Calacatta Rio quartz countertops is easy and can be done with mild dish detergent and water. Use glass or surface cleaner, along with a nonabrasive sponge, to remove stains. Avoid using harsh abrasive cleaners or scouring pads on your Calacatta Rio quartz countertops to keep them shiny and prevent dulling. Calacatta Rio Quartz is a hard surface, but not hard enough to withstand the effects of sharp objects like knives. Make sure to use a cutting board to avoid scratches on your Calacatta Rio quartz countertops.

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