Stunning natural stone countertops

Onyx FAQ

What are the benefits of onyx?

This beautiful rare stone creates stunning countertops and decorative backsplashes that can be backlit.

What care and maintenance is required?

As a natural stone, onyx requires regular 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 limestone 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 onyx?

Onyx is very fragile, slabs come with a fiberglass backing compound to keep it together. Onyx is a softer stone and can easily scratch. Onyx is also more expensive than other countertop materials.

What colors does onyx come in?

Onyx comes in a variety of colors with exquisite patterns that can make it look like a work of art. See our suppliers websites for their limestone color samples below:

Who are your onyx suppliers?

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

What other materials have the onyx look?

If you love the look of onyx but are concerned about the cost or maintenance check out the wide variety of quartz countertops available.

Want to learn more about onyx countertops?

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