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Madison Black

Madison Black Quartz has a unique pattern of black and grey that resembles wisps of smoke on a black background. This countertop would be the perfect match for light gray cabinets or to create a focal point on a kitchen island with complementing gray countertops.

Madison Black Quartz Countertops Frequently Asked Questions

What Is Madison Black Quartz

Madison Black Quartz countertops and slabs are a man made material manufactured from crushed stone and resin. Engineered Madison Black 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 Madison Black Quartz Countertops

The biggest advantage of Madison Black quartz countertops is the low maintenance. Because Madison Black 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 Madison Black quartz provides. This also allows for easier matching of seams or later additions where the color consistency of Madison Black quartz would be a benefit.

How Do I Maintain My Madison Black Quartz Countertops

Madison Black Quartz is a manufactured product made of crushed quartz and resin. Because of this, Madison Black 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 Madison Black 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 Madison Black quartz countertops to keep them shiny and prevent dulling. Madison Black 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 Madison Black quartz countertops.

How Heat Resistant Are Madison Black Quartz Countertops

Typically, granite has higher heat resistance than Madison Black quartz, granite at around 450 degrees and quartz up to 150 degrees. Madison Black Quartz countertops should not be in contact with hot objects for long periods as it could stain or discolor the surface. Madison Black Quartz countertops are heat and scorch resistant but you should take care to not set hot cookware directly on the surface. Always use a hot pad to protect your Madison Black quartz from scorching.