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Apollo® Quartz kitchen worktops are a popular choice for today’s kitchen. It is both a durable and designer-friendly option that so many of our customers choose for remodelling their kitchen. With a huge range of colour choices, including a number of vibrant hues not available in natural materials such as granite, the design options for Apollo Quartz are near endless. The worktops have a beautiful crystalline appearance – made from 93% quartz crystals and crushed glass. Apollo® Quartz worktops do not need polishing or sealing and because they are a non-porous worktop material, they are naturally resistant to mould, bacteria and mildew. Perfect for the modern kitchen environment.
• Uniform in colour and pattern
• Stain and heat resistant
• Tested to FIRA Industry Standards
• Our Apollo Quartz colours are categorised into 3 groups.
Apollo® Quartz Worktops come in the standard solid 30mm or 20mm thickness
+ Available in solid 40mm thickness
^ Available in 15mm thickness
§ Contains mirror flecks
> Contains chrome flecks
For a chunkier looking Apollo® Quartz Worktop, the very latest in manufacturing technology enables us to offer a 20mm worktop with a downturn of 40-100mm. Apollo® Quartz worktops with the deeper downturn are only available in straight runs, with a single bevel edge detail. Please contact our sales office for further details.
Quotes includes double bevel edge detail,
Typical slab size 3000 x 1400mm. Any sizes over this would need a join.
Apollo® Quartz joints are finished with a small ariss to the top edge. Silicone sealant is applied to prevent water ingression.
Tolerance in Apollo® Quartz is ±2mm
Due to thermal expansion Apollo® Quartz can expand up to 1mm per metre. A gap of at least 3mm should be left at each end of the worktop when fitted and filled with decorators caulk. When Apollo® Quartz is joined to other materials (such as glass, steel or wood) an elastic type of adhesive, for example polyurethane, is required for expansion.
Overhangs and supports
Any overhang extending more than 300mm must be supported.
Hob & Sink cutouts
- A minimum of 120mm is required between two hob cutout.
- A minimum of 100mm is required between hob and sink cutouts.
- A minimum of 50mm is required between two sink cutouts.
- Sink cutouts are placed a minimum 50mm from the worktop front edge.