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Marble Countertops FAQ

What are the benefits of marble?

There’s nothing like the classic, timeless look of Marble countertops. It is highly heat resistant and provides a natural look that is not available in manufactured materials. Naturally cool and very hard, natural marble countertops provide great heat resistance which is why it is often used on fireplaces and in bathrooms where a curling iron won’t damage it.

What care and maintenance is required?

As a natural stone, marble is porous and thus requires sealing to minimize staining. Like all natural stones such as granite, you should avoid harsh chemical cleansers and use a specialty product or water and mild soap.

What warranty comes with your marble countertops?

We are so confident in our products and processes that all countertops supplied and installed by United Stoneworks come with a Lifetime Warranty.

What are the disadvantages of marble?

Marble is a softer stone and prone to chips and scratches. Like all natural stones, marble should be sealed regularly to avoid stains.

What colors does marble come in?

Marble comes in a variety of colors, the patterns in marble tends to be larger than granite and the veins run consistantly through the material. See our suppliers websites for their marble slab color availability below.

Who are your marble suppliers?

We work locally with the best Albuquerque, New Mexico countertop suppliers for marble and other luxury countertop materials. You can view marble slabs in person at: Arizona Tile and Granite Granite. We also supply marble from The Stone Collection. 

What other materials have the marble look?

If you want the style of marble countertops but are want a countertop material that is less maintenance check out our porcelain countertops.


Want to learn if marble works for your project?

  • Our expert design team at United Stoneworks is here to walk you through the benefits, disadvantages, care & maintenance, and costs of marble countertops.