is a very soft rock composed mainly of talc. It is a very dense and non-porous stone that will not absorb liquids and will not stain like other natural stones. Soapstone is also resistant to heat. Placing a hot pot on the soapstone countertop will do not scorch or burn it.
Soapstone should always be sealed using mineral oil. This accentuates the color of the stone and removes scratches. For everyday cleaning, a damp cloth and a stone cleaner are sufficient.
Onyx is a variety of agate, which is itself a variety of chalcedony, onyx is a soft stone and is easily scratched, but, like granite, limestone and marble, is very durable. Onyx is available in a variety of colors and shades, from bright shades of white, to deep green reflections.
it is not stain resistant. It is recommended to exercise caution when using products such as sauces, oils, etc. Be sure to wipe spills immediately. The application of a reliable sealant is a good way to help protect the onyx.
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is a glass surface composed of 85% of 100% recycled glass, a binder made of cement, additives, pigments and other recycled materials. This versatile material can be used wherever natural stone would be considered. This surface is extremely durable and easy to maintain and is comparable to granite for its strength and resistance to thermal shock and scratches. The maintenance of Vetrazzo surfaces is easy and compares to the maintenance of natural stone.
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