Is granite, quartz or nanoglass more popular for kitchen countertops in 2023?
If you follow trends, quartz and nanoglass is the trend. This trend is taking away from granite, but is not “more popular”. Both are the leaders in the custom countertop space, but now have A follower emerged, Nanoglass countertop, which has become more and more popular with consumers due to its excellent performance.
Granite has been more popular in the last 20 years because the price has come down.
Quartz prices are dropping because china has started to copy and put quartz countertops of varying quality in market.
Nanoglass is also an artificial stone product made in China. It does not have the problem of uneven texture like quartz stone countertops, because the entry threshold for nano glass stone production is very high. First, the high initial investment in production lines, at least the quartz stone production line. 10 times the cost. Second, the technical threshold is relatively high, making it difficult for other investors to enter.
Pros of nanoglass countertops:
- Very strong and hard. The material is guaranteed to be durable and capable enough to take in a lot of weight, pressure, and even heat.
- Not easily break or chip.
- Cost-effective substitute for the costlier actual white marble.
- Very water-resistant and can actually be quite thick, which is always a great quality for a countertop material in the kitchen.
This situation will be different when you enter major cities. Designers pay more attention to new design elements and adapt to new trends to realize their design concepts, the nanoglass countertop and sintered stone countertop are new trends.