In addition to its aesthetic appeal, Duetto Quartzite is prevalent for its superior strength of 6.5 on the Moh's scale, compared to a strength of 3 in marble. It makes it an ideal choice for daily intensive use or exterior applications where the stone will be subject to atmospheric pressures. Read More
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Duetto Quartzite is a beautiful, exotic brown quartzite from northern Brazil with a unique and luxurious appearance.
The swirling patterns and veins contrast the dark brown colour of the worktop beautifully with veining and minerals that give the surface an enchanting warm feel, making it an ideal work surface for homes that need an inviting yet resistant decoration material.
The Worktop Library also offers Naturamia Duetto quartzite, which has an additional protective coating and a 10-year warranty against stains.
Duetto quartzite: Harder than marble, more durable than granite
A popular choice for use as worktops, walls, and floors
In addition to its aesthetic appeal, Duetto Quartzite is prevalent for its superior strength of 6.5 on the Moh’s scale, compared to a strength of 3 in marble. It is ideal for daily intensive use or exterior applications where the stone will be subject to atmospheric pressure.
Duetto quartzite worktops are resistant to scratching, chipping, and staining, making them easy to maintain and perfect for use in kitchens, bathrooms, and other main areas of the home. Not only is Duetto quartzite stronger than marble and more resistant to scratches than granite, but its aesthetic appeal further adds to its appeal.
The distinctive look of Duetto quartzite comes from its white base with bold waves of black throughout the slab. The unique colours can add warmth to any room while giving off a luxurious feel when used as a feature wall or kitchen island surface. You can also use it on flooring applications where it provides slip resistance and durability that will last years with proper maintenance.
Duetto is incredibly versatile, with various finishes available depending on the desired look of your space.
Design multiple creative Duetto quartzite surfaces as slabs or tiles and install them in your home as a cohesive design.
Duetto quartzite is available in multiple colours, patterns, and textures, making it perfect for various uses. The unique beauty of this natural stone is sure to make any room stand out. With its unlimited creative possibilities, London homeowners can choose from slabs or tiles to create their personalised look.
When using Duetto quartzite in the home, there are endless possibilities for creating something exceptional. Mixing and matching different colours and finishes allows you to combine multiple surfaces into one beautiful space.
Tiles and slabs offer more versatility than traditional flooring options, providing durability, longevity, and easy cleaning and maintenance.
Increase your kitchen’s storage space.
Store, keep, install and manage your creative designs in the kitchen securely.
The Duetto Quartzite is a revolutionary new kitchen worktop solution that will make your life easier. With its clean and secure installation, you can create additional storage areas in your kitchen with plenty of extra space for all your items. From pots and pans to cutlery and utensils, there’s room for everything in this stylish brown quartzite surface.
Duetto Quartzite is perfect for all design types and sizes, with its sleek white finish adding a modern touch to any kitchen. Its unique design also allows you to install panels of items vertically, saving valuable worktop space while maintaining the highest hygiene standards. The high-quality stone is also designed to be easily cleaned and maintained, allowing you to access your items quickly when needed.
In addition, the sturdy structure ensures that the worktops remain stable during daily use, giving you peace of mind while cooking or baking.
Powerful Antibacterial protection
Ensure cleanliness, healthy usage and performance throughout your home’s work surfaces.
The Worktop Library offers Levantina’s anti-stain protection on all Naturamia Duetto quartzite surfaces, which provides a protective layer that works as a barrier between food and the worktop. It helps to prevent staining, discolouration, odour transmission and the growth of bacteria, mould, and mildew on your worktops.
In addition, the antibacterial protection is long-lasting and durable, so you are confident that your kitchen will always look clean and hygienic.
Duetto Quartzite specifications
Finishes: Polished, honed, vintage
Thicknesses: 2 cm, 3 cm
Average slab size: 318 x 195 cm
Heat resistance: 600 °C
Hardness: 6.5 (out of 10 on Moh’s scale)
Applications: worktops, fireplaces, interior and exterior panels, house fronts, splashbacks, shelves, furniture, columns
Usage: Internal / External
A natural quartzite is a fantastic option for kitchen worktops, upstands, or walls in homes and businesses. It has remained the king of worktops for centuries thanks to the mix of eternal beauty, high performance and affordability it offers.
- Natural quartzite is UV suitable, making it a perfect outdoor worktop material.
- You can choose quartzite in various finishes: Polished, Leather, Honed, and Satin.
- Each slab of natural quartzite worktop is unique to you and your project. Nature does not create two identical quartzite slabs.
- Quartzite can withstand exceptionally high heat (up to 650 degrees Celsius) and offers excellent scratch and stain resistance performance.
- When you embark on a kitchen or bathroom renovation, you will most likely consider how the material would improve the appearance and functionality of your house. However, with quartzite, you can also consider how it can boost the property's value. Your home is a significant investment, and adding marble worktops can help increase its value in the future.
Duetto quartzite comprises raw minerals and is a 100% natural stone. Therefore, as with any natural product, its composition may differ slightly across blocks.
Duetto's technical features are the following (petrographical classification):
- Apparent Density: 2630 kg
- Open porosity (%) : 2.55
- Water absorption by atmospheric pressure (%) : 0,64
- Compression Resistance (Mpa): 112,6
- Flexural strength (MPa): 12,4
- Abrasion resistance (mm): 0,78
- Fire reaction: Class A1
- Impact resistance: 60 cm
Naturamia Duetto quartzite comes with a 10-year guaranteed warranty. In addition, Levantina includes an Authenticity Certificate with every NATURAMIA® Collection product.
This certificate verifies that all the natural stones have passed thorough quality standards and that the warranty will be valid from the initial installation when activated.
Duetto quartzite belongs to our Price Group 4 (four), representing a medium to a high price point.
The final cost of a Duetto quartzite countertop depends on the size of the pieces you require, the location, and the accessibility of the property for its installation, dictating the number of worktop installers your project needs.
Duetto quartzite is a natural stone from the north east region of Brazil.
Yes. Duetto quartzite is a natural stone, and as such, it does require sealant. The good news is that Duetto's quartzite has a low porosity rate of under 1.7% per kilogram. This means that its sealing takes place more infrequently than other materials, such as marble.
Seal your Duetto quartzite every 24-36 months, depending on how much traffic the surface receives.
RETURNS AND SHIPPING POLICY RETURNS
Except for damaged surfaces, all sales are final. Please call 020 39760029 or email HELLO@WORKTOPLIBRARY.CO.UK for more information before mailing exchanges or online purchasing return products installed in faulty or damaged condition.
SHIPPING \ TURNAROUND
We process all orders within one business day. However, specific stones may have longer lead times due to high demand or special-order items from other countries.
DELIVERY & INSTALLATION COSTS
We compute delivery and installation costs at the time of purchase. Our team of professional stone fitters install all stone surfaces.
Installation and delivery charges vary depending on weight, site access, and delivery location from our workshop in West London, United Kingdom.
INSTALLATION & DELIVERY ADDRESSES
Stone worktop installation is available in London and up to 150 miles of surrounding areas. Don't hesitate to get in touch with our Worktop Library Service Team at (20) 39760029.