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Quartz Counters

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Quartz is an extremely hard stone crystal mined from the earth. Unlike granite, it is non-porous making cleanup easy and preventing food and moisture from penetrating its surface–a source of growth for harmful bacteria. What’s more, quartz will resist stains from fruit juices, food coloring, coffee, tea, wine, and nail polish. Simply wash it with warm water. Also, with quartz no sealing, polishing or reconditioning is needed.

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Edge ProfilesProducts/Colors

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Edge Profiles

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  • Standard Profiles
    • 3/8” Round Over
    • Bullnose
    • Bevel Edge
    • 1/8 Eased Edge
    • Ogee
      

.          * Additional edge profiles available. Visit our showroom for more details.

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Options
There are numerous options with regard to counter top construction. Some are design amenities such as end splashes, aprons and radius corners. Others such as out of square miters and sink cut outs are integral to a specific installation. All add to the counter’s total cost. Here are explanations of some of the common amenity options for counter tops. Contact a J&W sales representative for additional information.

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  • End splash: Creates a continuation of the backsplash on the wall-end of a counter.
  • Apron: A vertical section of counter that hangs below the front and/or side perimeter.
  • Diagonal Corner (w/shelf): L-shaped counters only. Creates a shelf across the back of the counter that connects the L.
  • Range Cut-out: Creates space in counter for installation of a cooktop/range
  • Self-rimming Sink Cut-out: Creates space in counter for installation of a self-rimming sink.
  • Under-mount Sink Cut-out: Creates space in counter for installation of under-mount sink–eliminates exposed rim of traditional self-rimming sink application.
  • Arc (2”, 3”, 4” or 6”): Available on island tops only. Arcs create a round (horizontal) contour to a counter’s finished end.
  • Full Radius: Similar to an arc, only the full radius creates and arc whose dimensions are relative to the counter’s width. Available on island tops only.
  • Radius Corners: Provide rounded (soft) corners to a counter’s finished end.

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Sizes
Quartz counters can be constructed for virtually any cabinet dimensions.

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