Soapstone Countertops & Vanities Add Elegance To Your Home
Soapstone countertops are not as widely
known as granite or quartz, but have many properties that make them a viable alternative to other natural stone countertops. This naturally quarried stone is softer than most other natural
minerals, but soapstone is very dense and non-porous. Since soapstone is impenetrable, it will not stain and no liquid will permeate its surface,
as can happen with marble, slate, limestone or granite. Other stones, including granite, have a propensity to soil; this is why soapstone (steatite)
is widely used in chemistry lab countertops and acid rooms.
In addition to soapstone's material characteristics, it's soft elegance gives your home or
business a distinctive look that is easy on the eye with soft tones and colors, and flowing accents marks. Choose from grays, blues or greens to match other soft tones in your home.
Combine soapstone countertops with soapstone sinks or floors and rich woods to give the room a European flair.
Video below is an Introduction to Soapstone by Dorado Stone
Why Choose Dorado Soapstone?
There are many different varieties of natural stone that can be used for custom countertops
and vanities, but soapstone countertops and vanities are different from all the rest. In addition to using soapstone in its natural color, you may choose to oil or wax the soapstone for a
darker and richer look. Each of the eight Brazilian stones that are used in making countertops and sinks has a unique color scheme and except for leathered Minas, oiling the stone
enhances its original color. Not only does the use of soapstone enhance the beauty of the your
custom countertops, it is a durable stone that retains its beauty without a lot of maintenance.
Because of the versatility of soapstone, there is no "one size fits all" style or texture. Choosing
what is best for your home is easy with soapstone because of the different varieties that are available. The variety of colors and their marbling effects make it easy to find the right
countertops to complement the appliances and cabinetry that are in either your kitchen or bathroom.
A leader in SoapStone Countertops is Steve Reed, Counter Act Countertops, 1100a
Memorial Drive, Marietta, Oklahoma, Phone - 580-276-2886. Steve is a real expert for all types of countertops, including granite, quartz and soapstone.
Dorado Stone is a stone slab distributor located at 3407 Jane Lane #4, Dallas, TX 75247,