Advantages of quartz
Far more durable & heat resistant than granite Quartz is 100% non porous, so it’s almost impossible to stain.
Quartz is suitable for use in a kosher kitchen due to it’s non porous properties.
Available in an almost unlimited choice of colours & finishes.
Quartz never has to be sealed like granite.
Quartz can sometimes be a little bit cheaper to buy than granite.
Disadvantages of quartz
Quartz is not 100% natural like granite.
Perceived by some people as being characterless due to the consistency of markings.
Unlike granite there’s no point in choosing your exact slab as all slabs will look identical.
Can vary in quality dependent on the brand chosen.