How to distinguish true and false quartz stone?

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How to distinguish true and false quartz stone?

For the decoration of kitchen countertops, many friends will choose to buy quartz stone, so that the overall look will be more quality, and it can also improve the effect of kitchen decoration. But when buying quartz stone, you should still pay attention to the method of purchase and avoid buying fake quartz stone. How to distinguish true and false quartz stone? When decorating kitchen countertops, don't just try to be cheap, let's take a look.

1. How to distinguish true and false quartz stone?

1. Soak test with hydrochloric acid, etc.

In order to maximize profits, some manufacturers will dope calcium carbonate into the raw materials of quartz stone countertops. Calcium carbonate reacts with acid. If you choose this type of countertop, the countertop will easily change in later use. Therefore, when purchasing, you can take a sample plate and soak it in dilute hydrochloric acid or other acidic liquids. If the product contains calcium carbonate, it will react with acid.

2. Test the dirtiness

The surface and internal structure of high-quality quartz stone plates are equally dense and uniform, so the water absorption rate is low, and the permeability is strong; and the imitation quartz stone with backward production equipment and technology is often limited to the appearance that looks similar, but the internal structure is loose and porous. , Weak penetration resistance, strong water absorption and dirt penetration. When purchasing, you can pour the soy sauce on the quartz stone countertop to check whether it will bleed. The inferior quartz stone countertop will bleed in one day, and the high-quality quartz countertop will not.

3. Check the wear resistance with a knife

Quartz stone countertops are mainly composed of silica, which has the highest hardness. Quartz stones on the market are synthesized from quartz crystals and resin. Generally, the quartz content is marked as about 93%. Therefore, the possibility of fracture is very small, and it is also relatively wear-resistant. The fake quartz stone has a high resin content, and the surface hardness will be relatively low, and it is easy to scratch. When purchasing, you can use a knife to try to make a stroke on the table.

4. Check the heat resistance with fire

Inferior quartz stone resin content is too high, heat resistance will also be reduced. Therefore, you can use this to burn the sample with a lighter, etc., and then see if there are traces on it.

2. What are the characteristics of quartz stone countertops?

Quartz stone countertop is a new-tech artificial stone synthesized from fine jewels. It has a variety of colors and has the texture and luster of natural stone. Quartz stone is a non-radioactive, reusable, environmentally friendly and green new building interior decoration material, so it is widely used in kitchen countertops, washstands, kitchen and bathroom walls, dining tables, coffee tables, windowsills, door covers and other fields.

The shiny and bright surface of the quartz stone has undergone more than 30 complicated polishing processes. Even after a long period of use, the surface is as bright as the newly installed countertop. The real quartz stone countertop has the characteristics of high hardness, strong corrosion resistance, and high temperature resistance. Even if you use sharp tools such as a knife and shovel, the surface will not be scratched. It also has excellent corrosion resistance to acid and alkali in the kitchen, and also has high temperature resistance that other countertops such as artificial stone can't match.

In quartz stone, the higher the content of quartz, the lower the amount of resin, the better the quality, and the closer it is to natural, the less deformable it is. When the content of resin in the quartz stone is greater than 10%, it cannot be called a real quartz stone. Among the various products, how to distinguish the quality of quartz stone countertops and choose genuine quartz stone products is particularly important. How to distinguish true and false quartz stones, become a master purchaser, can be tested according to the characteristics of quartz.

3. How much is the price of quartz stone per meter?

To buy kitchen countertops, you must first understand the price of kitchen countertops of various materials. Generally speaking, the price of ordinary acrylic countertops is about 600 yuan per square meter, the price of stainless steel countertops is 900 yuan per square meter, and the price of natural stone countertops is about 1,000 yuan. One square meter, and the price of quartz countertops is more confusing.

The price difference of quartz stone countertops can almost reach hundreds of yuan per meter, just like the price of quartz stone itself is very different. The best domestic quartz stone is almost 600 yuan per meter, and the difference is only 100 yuan. One meter, so it's not surprising that the countertop products differ by a few hundred yuan.

How much is the quartz stone countertops per meter? Generally, the price of low-end cabinet countertops quartz stone is about 350 yuan per meter, while the mid-range price is about 600 yuan per meter, while the high-end 700, 800 or even thousands There are also, if it is customized, it will be more expensive, there are tens of thousands of them. The price of quartz stone countertops of different brands is also different, especially the price of some top brands of quartz stone cabinet countertops is higher, but their quality and quality are much higher than the general ones.

For the purchase of kitchen countertop materials, everyone must pay attention to the method and choose the appropriate decoration material according to your own strength of the decoration style. If you want to buy quartz stone, you must pay attention to the formal decoration material market to buy, avoid buying yourself When it comes to fake quartz stones, you can also learn more ways to distinguish true and fake quartz stones.

How to distinguish true and false quartz stone?



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