Soapstone Bathroom Countertops
Slabs with lots of talc has been used by sculptors through the ages for its softness.
Soapstone bathroom countertops. The only maintenance recommended not required is the mineral oil treatment to enhance the natural darkening process the stone goes through and to ensure the soapstone darkens evenly. Soapstone counters are not harmed by hot pots citrus wine acids or chemicals. It s only slightly more susceptible to scratching or chipping than granite in general and is often used in more traditional bathroom or kitchen designs because of its understated somewhat rough hewn natural appearance. Mineral oil is not recommended to protect the soapstone it does not need protection since it is naturally non porous.
The presence it instills in your home is beyond stunning with intricate vein patterns and a wide range of rich natural colours. The stone is a steatite stone that includes chlorite magnesite and dolomite. Greensville soapstone company specializes in soapstone. Learn more about soapstone and our unique process.
Learn more view projects. Countertops our soapstone countertops for kitchens and bathrooms are naturally strikingly beautiful and durable serving as a unique and excellent alternative to common granite and marble counters. Most also contains quite a bit of talc which accounts for the milky or powdery look and feel of the stone. Soapstone counters are made from quarried stone.
Soapstone is increasingly becoming a world recognized material for bathroom and kitchen countertops especially as an excellent alternative to granite and marble. For naturally beautiful solid and sustainable kitchen and bathroom countertops soapstone is widely recognized across the world as an excellent alternative to marble and granite counters. Soapstone countertops sinks tile and more from greensville soapstone company showrooms and slab warehouses located in burlington and port hope ontario but supplying soapstone products to all of canada. We are your local ontario provider.
Soapstone countertops are made primarily from soapstone but not entirely which is a soft naturally occurring stone consisting of mineral talc. If you re having the countertops. Most soapstone countertops are made of a combination of soapstone and a harder stone like quartz. Soapstone is slightly softer than granite which gives it a smooth and subtly warmer feel.
Typically gray in color it s highly resistant to heat yet softer than most of its counterparts.