What’s the Difference Between Quartz and Quartzite?

A common question we’re asked is, what’s the difference between quartz and quartzite? Based on the name they sound like they’d be similar, but they actually have quite a few differences. One of the biggest differences is that quartzite comes directly from the earth and is 100% natural, while engineered quartz is a manufactured product. Read more »

Prefabricated Versus Pre-cut: What’s the Difference?

  If you’ve looked around for vanity tops for your bathroom, you may have discovered that there are a variety of options (beyond materials) to choose from. There are custom slabs, prefabricated, pre-cut (also called “cut out”), and integrated vanity tops. There’s often confusion on the difference between prefabricated vanity tops versus pre-cut, so here’s Read more »

Elegant Namib Fantasy Quartzite Kitchen

We would like to share this recent install with everybody here! The Namib Fantasy quartzite countertop with light gray matte glass tile is a perfect match for this white themed elegant kitchen.   Under cabinet lighting takes a big factor here.  It changes the look/effect of the matte glass tile.    

Recent Installation – Namib Sky Counter

    Another gorgeous kitchen installed by Artistic Stone! The countertop is prefab Namib Sky.  The backsplash is porcelain mosaic tile, finished with Carrara Marble liner. Namib Sky has been out of stock due to its popularity, but it is back in stock now. Please feel free to come check Namib Sky at our warehouse!

We Are Still Here To Help You-Both Of Our Stores Are Open By Appointment Only

We are reopening to the public by appointment only effective June 4th in our San Leandro (Mon-Fri: 9-5; Sat: 10-4) and Mountain View (Mon-Fri: 9-5; Sat: Closed ) locations. We will comply with social distancing and strict safety procedures. We still recommend clients to connect with us virtually using FaceTime or Google hangouts for color and cost ideas. Please call us at 510-483-1298 X 102 (SL Store) or 650-988-8581 X 107 (MV Store) or E-mail us at [email protected] for appointments and information.

Will Call pick-up is by appointment only.

Thank you and Stay Safe!