Dekton is a new product in demand for kitchen worktops. It proves an excellent choice for achieving a modern or contemporary kitchen design with clean lines and a sleek finish.,Dekton undergo’s an engineering process that makes them incredibly strong and durable. In fact, because of the firing process they undergo, some Dekton worktop materials are up to 30% stronger than granite. Combined with a heat, stain and moisture resistant surface finish this makes Dekton worktops easy to maintain. For cleaning, a cloth and warm water is usually all that’s needed.
Advantages of choosing Dekton
High UV Resistance Dekton is highly resistant to ultra violet (UV) light and will not fade or degrade over time making it perfect for both indoor and outdoor applications.
Highly Scratch-resistant Dekton is the most scratch resistant surface on the market and while the slip of a knife won’t damage Dekton, cutting boards are still recommended to protect your household utensils.
Resistant to stains, While other surfaces are stain resistant, Dekton is completely Stain Proof. Even the most stubborn stains like wine, coffee, markers and rust can easily be removed from the surface. Since Dekton has extremely low porosity and contains no resins, it is chemical resistant. Drips or splashes of common household chemicals like bleach, drain cleaners or oven degreasers won’t harm Dekton.,
High Resistance to fire and heat Dekton withstands high temperatures without burning, scorching or cracking. Hot Pots and Appliances like Crock Pots can be placed directly on the surface with no worry of damage.
Resistant to abrasion Dekton is even more resistant to abrasion than granite making it the ideal surface for commercial applications and high traffic areas such as flooring. While other surfaces show wear over time, Dekton’s finish will last for the life of the product and never needs to be re-surfaced or re-finished.
Dekton Worktop Materials
All porcelain worktop options are manufactured in large lightweight slabs. These slabs are available in larger sizes than natural stone, and allow worktops to be fitted in single pieces with no visible join. You can further enhance your kitchen’s look through a choice of Dekton colours and patterns, the latter of which often closely resemble marble or stone. Dekton worktops are also available in a choice of matt or polished surface finishes, entirely dependent on the look you want to achieve.