Compare

  »   Compare
Material Heat Resistant Scratch Resistant Stain Resistant Needs Resealing Ability to Repair Chips Mohs’ Hardness Scale Cost
Laminate
non-
repairable

but if stained
cannot be
repaired
  N/A $-$$
Granite
repairable

(when properly sealed)
Annually
(6 months
for honed)
 5.0-7.0 $$$-
$$$$$
Marble Can become
permanently
discolored

repairable
 Every 6 months  3.0-5.5 $$$$-
$$$$$
Travertine
repairable;
acid sensitive
 Every 6 months  2.0-5.0 $$$$-
$$$$$
Quartz
(i.e.
Caesarstone®)
     7.0 $$$$
Soapstone
repairable
 Frequent
use of
mineral oil
 1.0-3.0 $$$$-
$$$$$
Onyx
limited
reparability
 Every 6
months
 3.0 $$$$$
Quartzite
repairable;
possible acid
etching

(when properly
sealed)
Annually  4.0-7.0 $$$$-
$$$$$

Hi, your javascript is off..!! for optimal results on this site please enable javascript in your browser