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Engineered Stone

Natural and engineered stone are two popular choices for all kitchen surfaces including countertops and bench tops. Stone gives your kitchen a high end luxurious look and we source the very best stone from all over the world.

Stone Benchtops

Not only is a stone bench top an important part of the home, it can be stylish as well. These bench tops are commonly found in both the kitchen and the bathroom of a family home.

Stone Benchtops Installer

Stone benchtops can take your kitchen from boring to beautiful, while also proving to be functional, durable, and easy to maintain. If you are considering replacing your existing benchtops with some made of natural or manufactured stone, there are several things you should know first.

Caesarstone Benchtops

In 2001, Caeserstone introduced engineered quartz benchtops in the Australian market. This resulted in it capturing a large percentage of the market that demanded engineered quartz bathroom and kitchen benchtops or stone. Kitchen designers marketed it before as the most affordable alternative comparing it with granite, its advantages and engineered stone benchtops became visible.

Benchtop Options to Avoid

With more options for benchtops available than ever before, it is difficult to sift through today’s market and find the one that’s right for your kitchen or bathroom.

Granite vs Limestone

Granite and limestone have both been used in home design for centuries. Let’s compare them to see which is ideal for your project.

Marble vs Limestone

Both a marble or limestone benchtop will bring beauty and elegance to any home

And since they’re natural stones, both have their own unique qualities.

Quartz Kitchen Benchtop

When you have a quartz kitchen benchtop installed, spills like red wine wipe up so easily with a damp cloth, leaving absolutely no marks, whatsoever. It’s non-porous, so you don’t have to worry about the growth of bacteria, mold or mildew.

Quartzite vs Limestone

Quartzite is becoming a highly sort after material for home projects. It is a fantastic option to mimic the appearance of marble but with the increased durability that is better suited for busy areas.

Sydney Stone and Granite Benchtop Installer

Stone-Tech Australia was founded 34 years ago with the purpose of focusing on specialised and unique products and services to Sydney construction companies, kitchen installers, local home builders, professional joinery company’s, and Sydney home owners.

Tile Vs. Granite for Barbecue Benchtop

In a high-end barbecue kitchen design, the grill itself is only one part of the equation. The material you choose for your benchtops will not only determine how your barbecue looks, but also how it performs over time.

Best Materials for Kitchen Benchtops

When it comes to choosing the countertop for your kitchen, there are many different factors to consider. Stone-Tech is an Australian leader in natural and engineered benchtop surfaces and we’re here to provide our professional insight to help guide you.

Quantum Quartz Benchtop

The Quantum Quartz benchtop is heat resistant, stain resistant, scratch resistant and virtually non porous. It comes with a 10 year limited warranty and never requires sealing.

How to Clean Granite Benchtops

Welcome to Granite and Marble Specialties video series. In today's episode, we're going to talk about how to clean your counters. It's a very simple process, but we do have some dos and we do have don'ts

Bathroom Benchtops 101

Choosing the perfect bathroom benchtop can be a challenge, all thanks to the abundant and attractive options you can find at all price levels.

Sydney Stone Benchtop Installer

Kitchen Counters: Granite is Still the Best in Surface Choices Mottled, monochromatic if not veined; beige or bold blue; reasonably priced granite challenges nearly all typecasting, it is highly recommended as the go-to kitchen surface for extreme durability.