Engineered Quartz Countertops

Engineered quartz is “the new countertop contender.”

Edge Choices for Quartz:

Stonewrights has a precision CNC milling machine on site to create incredibly consistent edges every time. No matter which edge you choose you can rest assured of Stonewrights’ ability to produce spectacular results.

“Standard edge designs included with your choice of slab are Eased/Flat, Pencil, with Pencil being our customer’s all-time favourite” said Martina Groeger, co-owner of

Edge Profiles

Edge Profiles (download) says that Quartz is a “top-of-the-line option.

Other custom options are available for an additional charge. Some of those include:

  • “A Demi Bullnose, which has the profile of a half-circle, is considered a fantastic option. It is elegant and stands the test of time” says Karl Groeger, co-owner of
  • A Bevel edge consists of a flat angle, usually 45 degrees. It adds a classic look to your countertops and is a very popular option.
  • A 3/8th round over. This is a simple but elegant look that can emphasize the thickness of your granite countertops.
  • Finally an OGEE edge. These are statement edges that work well in larger kitchens. A variety of “S” shape curves that can be understated to dramatic.

We would love for you come see us in our Bridgewater, NS factory and check out all the samples available to you. We have Quartz samples in stock for you to look at, feel, and bond with.

For the Technically Minded:
As per “Engineered quartz is a manmade product created mostly from natural materials. It’s made of 90 to 94 percent ground quartz and 6 to 10 percent resins and pigments that are combined into durable and nonporous slabs

Cleaning and Maintenance:

Quartz is more durable than other stone countertops. It is impervious to stains, scratches, and cracks, and is highly heat and cold resistant. says “quartz countertops are no fuss.”

A 21st-century marvel of ingenuity engineered quartz is giving Granite, Soapstone, and Marble a race for the top, COUNTERTOP that is. First developed in 1963 by the Breton Company to mimic Granite, Engineered Quartz has soared to incredible heights today.

The Pros of Quartz:
  • Quartz is not porous so almost no risk of staining. There is no need to seal Quartz against stains.
  • This hard surface is perfect for high usage kitchen countertops. It is incredibly crack and stain-resistant.
  • Quartz is fantastic fighting bacteria as there is little to no room for absorption. A great feature for households with little ones.
  • Quartz is man-made and has a vast arrange of colors available. It also has a great range of pattern options and different final finishes.
  • Quartz is environmentally friendly and recyclable.

As stated in industry countertop report Quartz and Granite consume almost 50% of the total countertop market. These two behemoths in the kitchen countertop market are great choices for any makeover.

If you want Fabulous design and the “wow” factor or even just the envy of family and friends let’s think Quartz.


Quartz surfaces are extremely hard-wearing and will withstand virtually all the challenges of everyday life.

Quartz surfaces don’t need sealing, treating, polishing, or any other form of maintenance, except a simple wipe clean with regular detergent and water.

Stonewrights has had a long and trusted relationship with two of the premier Engineered Quartz manufacturers available today. Come in to see and feel the quality of products to choose from. Your home is your sanctuary and you deserve the best.


Silestone is the largest supplier of engineered quartz in the world. They offer an impressive selection of colors. It is important to note that Silestone makes a significant number of these slabs in larger (jumbo) formats which helps to minimize the number of seams required.

As per Silestone, Natural Quartz is a surface material with outstanding properties created for kitchen and bath design applications. It offers beauty similar to natural stone in a wide range of colors and extraordinary textures.

Ceasarstone tells us their surfaces meet exacting standards of excellence from the initial procurement​ of raw materials to the final quality control check.

  • Caesarstone Ltd. manufactures premium quartz surfaces, which are used in both residential and commercial projects as countertops, vanities, wall cladding, floors, and other interior surfaces.
  • Caesarstone combines beauty with outstanding performance, enabling you to bring your design imagination to life.
  • Quartz is more than beautiful. It is also one of nature’s hardest minerals. Containing up to ~90% natural quartz, Caesarstone surfaces combine practicality with stunning design.

It is always your Choice:

The final decision is up to you. There are pros and cons for every type of countertop. The secret is a quality product, milled by incredibly passionate artisans and installed with old-world attention to detail.

Expert guidance is available from Martina and Karl to help in your countertop journey.

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