|Engineered Stone / Cultured Marble
||Solid colors or granite effects are available
||Solid colors or an unlimited variety of veined styles are
||Stronger than cultured marble or natural stone.
Chips and scratches can be sanded out. Highly heat resistant and if
burned the burn can be sanded off of the surface.
||Stronger than natural stone since it is not brittle.
Minor scratches can be removed with light sanding and polishing.
||Can be cast into a variety of sizes and shapes and further
customized by seaming and cutting into any configuration
||Can be cast into a variety of sizes and shapes but
cultured marble is limited to the available mold sizes
||Can be cut and routed to produce any shape or edge profile
and polished to a finished surface
||Can be trimmed to fit but once cultured marble is cut it
cannot be polished to match the original finish
||Nearly invisible seams allow pieces to be fabricated into
any size and shape.
||High quality seams are not possible in cultured marble
||Can not be permanently stained. Non-porous surface
is highly stain resistant and completely renewable.
||Hygienic surface coating is non-porous and stain
||Solid colors may be ordered in custom color matches
||Both solid and veined colors can be custom matched and
combined into an infinite array of colors