Soapstone is a rock made up of mineral deposits which are created by nature and quarried from the earth. The main ingredients in composition of soapstone are talc, chlorite, dolomite and magnesite. Soapstone is typically gray, bluish or green in color with light flowing veins.Its color gets changed to darker charcoal shade with time. Its name is originated based on its property of soapy feel and softness. Soapstone Countertops have the following benefits:
- These are heat resistant which makes them a good choice for kitchen countertops and woodstoves.
- It is perfect for achieving warm old-fashioned,rustic and traditional look.
- It is so versatile in nature which makes it to use for various modern designs.