Dekton is an interesting brand that offers slabs made of combination of glass, quartz and porcelain. With it you will have very thin slabs but very durable at the same time. It has a variety of colour options to choose from, due to the fact that it is a manufactured product. If you are thinking about Dekton for kitchen worktops, continue reading to find out top pros and cons of it.
1. Resistant to high temperature
Dekton is produced on high temperatures, so putting away a hot pan or pot will not harm it. It is extremely resistant to high temperatures and it will not melt or break.
Dekton has a completely non-porous surface, meaning it will not absorb water or liquids. This will make your kitchen worktops free from staining.
3. Resistant to scratches
Quartz is one of the hardest materials found in nature that will not get scratched easy. Dekton, as a combination of quartz and other materials, has this characteristic also.
4. Easy to maintain
Non-porous surface of Dekton worktops make cleaning very easy; just use soap and water and you should be good. It doesn’t need sealing, unlike many other worktop materials.
5. Variety in patterns and colours
The manufacturing process allows it to have a wide colour and pattern palette. On our website, you can see the selection of Dekton colours you can find in our store. This brand has some of the most classic yet stylish styles that will make any kitchen beautiful. There is something for every style, whether it is traditional or modern, and for both small and large kitchens.
6. UV resistant
You may think that UV resistance is not especially important for kitchen worktops, but constant exposure to sun rays can lead to fading in the colour. That is not the case with this brand, as it is UV resistant.
1. It can be chipped
Dekton worktops can be chipped if they are exposed to the high impact of force. Pay attention not to drop a heavy object on your worktops. Pay special attention around the edges, as they are more prone to chipping.
As with every other worktops material, the installation of Dekton is best to leave to the professional. In order to preserve your 25-year warranty, it should be installed by a certified installer.
When it comes to Dekton kitchen worktops, the pros are winning over the cons. It is one of the brands that have gained much attention in recent years for a few good reasons. It has characteristics that are of value in the kitchen and will make your everyday life easier. Its beauty and colour will not fade over time. It has some unique classic colour choices that will easily fit in any kitchen style.
For more information about the range and prices of Dekton kitchen worktops, feel free to contact us.