The term "Quartz" refers to an engineered stone product made with natural quartz, one of nature's hardest materials. Quartz offers the luxurious look of stone that is durable and easy to clean and maintain.
HanStone is the leading manufacturer of natural quartz surfaces with the most advanced, nature-friendly manufacturing plant in North America. The HanStone Quartz product line is ideally suited for kitchen countertops, vanities, bar tops and other surfaces throughout the home. HanStone Quartz is the premier choice for builders throughout North America.
The HanStone Quartz Advantage--Beauty Goes Far Beneath the Surface
Enjoy the benfits of this luxurious, durable, low-maintenance stone.
•Available in over 40 colors and patterns
•Non-porous and requires no sealing
•Heat, bacteria and stain resistant
•Easy to maintain and clean (mild soap and water
•Safe - tested and certified by the National Sanitation for Food Safety and Food Contact under
the NSF 51 Certification
•Backed by Residential Lifetime Limited Warranty
•GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®
•GREENGUARD for Children & Schools™
If you're looking for a surface that is safe for food preparaion and easy to maintain, yet will maintain its luster and natural beauty, you'll find HanStone Quartz is the perfect choice!
For this collection, HanStone carefully selected sizes and colors of crystals from the finest quartz quarries around the world. All to capture the colors and hues - the very essence of nature's best. Select from 37 colors and patterns - ideal for bringing your surface to life in a contemporary, modern or traditional home design.
The Ruscello Collection features the highest quality of quartz in a rich color palette highlighted with soft, intricate patterns that provide surprising depth and clarity. This sophisticated product line offers six distinctive colors that provide the durability of quartz and the peaceful comfort of nature.
Care and Maintenance
HanStone Quartz is easy to maintain. It is a non-porous material that is highly resistant to stain, scratches and heat. However, it is not stain, scratch, or heat proof. Following the proper care and maintenance recommended by your professional HanStone Quartz distributor or installer, to keep the HanStone Quartz surface beautiful for many years.
Routine Care & Maintenance
Simply clean with soap and water on a regular basis to keep the lustrous gloss and radiant sheen. Use warm water and a damp cloth with a small amount of non-abrasive cleaner that does not contain bleach.
Although HanStone Quartz is resistant to stain, spills should be cleaned as soon as possible. Liquid spills and stains from fruits, vegetables, or other foods should be wiped up and cleaned with soap and water.
HanStone Quartz is designed to be resistant to heat and can withstand exposure to normal cooking environment for brief periods of time without being damaged. Although HanStone Quartz withstands heat better than most surfacing materials on the market, all surfacing materials, including stone, can be damaged by extreme temperature changes, whether prolonged or sudden. Trivets and hot pads should be used when placing hot skillets, pans, crock-pots or other heat generating kitchenware on the surface.
HanStone Quartz's durable surface is designed to withstand normal use. While it is resistant to scratches, cuts, and chipping, cutting directly on the quartz surface should be avoided. Using cutting boards and taking care not to drop or move heavy objects on the surface will help to ensure long-lasting beauty.
Avoid exposing HanStone Quartz to any strong chemicals and solvents. It is important to note that some of these chemicals and solvents can be found in household items like paint removers, paint and stain strippers that contain trichlorethane or methylene chloride, nail polish removers, bleach, furniture cleaners, oil soaps, permanent markers or inks, and chemicals with high alkaline/PH levels (oven cleaners, drain openers, etc.). Avoid using cleaning products that contain oils, powders or abrasives.
Although long-term or frequent exposure must be avoided at all times, the following products may be used with short-term exposure (removing and rinsing immediately after application with water) to clean difficult stains or residues. Always handle such cleaning agents with care and rinse the applied surface with water completely afterwards.
**All products must have all excess removed immediately after application with water and cloth. Prolonged exposure may ruin the surface of the slab.**
Chemicals to Avoid
The below list of chemicals should be avoided with HanStone Quartz; however, the below list is not a complete list, and there may be other chemicals not listed here that may damage HanStone Quartz. The effect of any chemical usage on HanStone Quartz is ultimately dependent on the type of chemical, the length of exposure, and the degree of concentration.
**If any of the substance listed come into contact with HanStone Quartz, rinse with plenty of water and follow routine cleaning procedures immediately.
Removing Difficult Spills
On stubborn or dried spills where routine cleaning procedures do not work, use a non-abrasive cleaning pad along with the following recommended cleaners:
If gum, nail polish, paint, or other substances are accidentally allowed to adhere to the surface, they can be removed with the use of a plastic scraper or putty knife to gently scrape off the substance and by following routine cleaning procedures
Classic Collection: Bavaria HanStone
Ruscello Collection: Basento HanStone
Information provided by Hanstone.