Family-owned and operated, Countertop Concepts has been providing custom quartz and granite countertops in Douglass, KS, and the surrounding area since 2010. Make an informed decision on the stone or cabinets that suit your lifestyle and needs. It’s not an expense; it’s an investment.
#1 Quartz & Granite Countertops in Douglass, KS
We specialize in the design, fabrication, and installation of natural stones such as granite, quartz, and quartzite.
Countertop Concepts is known for first-class craftsmanship, receiving the 2018 Readers Choice award from the Wichita Eagle as the “Best Granite and Marble Company” in the Wichita metropolitan area. Our business is built around the belief that quality is more important than quantity.
- Family Owned
- 12+ Years in Business
- Quality Over Quantity
- Fast Turnaround Times
Countertop Installation Team for Douglass, KS | Questions? Call (316) 440-7415
Which Is Cheaper Marble Or Quartz?
Marble is usually cheaper than quartz because it stains much easier and chips far easier. Quartz is nearly impossible to break, but marble breaks easily. If you are deciding between the two, we recommend quartz. Quartz is about 10% or so more than marble, but the quality and durability make it a better long-term value.
How Do You Polish Quartz Countertops After Cutting?
It’s just water and then several different steps with diamonds. There are different grits of diamonds that go from hardness levels all the way down to super smooth.
How Long Will A Quartz Countertop Last?
Quartz is a human-engineered stone that is designed to last more than a lifetime. It holds its value very well. As long as it is not scorched deep by anything more than 425-500 degrees or intentionally broken using force with something like a sledgehammer, your quartz may last forever.
Do You Need Plywood Under Quartz Countertop?
You do not need plywood under a quartz countertop or any other kind of structure. It will sit fine by itself on top of any of the other types of cabinets. Quartz is almost impossible to break unless you are doing it intentionally with force and a sledgehammer.
Do Quartz Countertops Crack Easily?
It is extremely difficult to crack a quartz countertop. You almost have to be intentionally trying to break the quartz with a sledgehammer in order to cause any kind of crack or damage to it.
We’re located near Wichita, On the outskirts of Derby, KS. But we provide delivery and installation of quartz and granite countertops to almost everywhere in the area, including Douglass.
We Also Do Custom Kitchen Cabinets
- Best-in-class semi-custom cabinets (many styles & finishes)
- More Traditional
- Made in the USA
- Frameless construction
- Modern themes
- Made in the USA
- More affordable
- Still semi-custom
- Still made in the USA
About Douglass, KS
The first settlement was made at Douglass in 1869. Douglass is named for its founder, Joseph W. Douglass, a storeowner who was fatally shot at the town site in 1873 while apprehending a suspected chicken thief. Douglass was incorporated as a city of the third class in 1879.
In 1877, the Florence, El Dorado, and Walnut Valley Railroad Company built a branch line from Florence to El Dorado, in 1881 it was extended to Douglass, and later to Arkansas City. The line was leased and operated by the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway. The line from Florence to El Dorado was abandoned in 1942. The original branch line connected Florence, Burns, De Graff, El Dorado, Augusta, Douglass, Rock, Akron, Winfield, Arkansas City.
In 2010, the Keystone-Cushing Pipeline (Phase II) was constructed about 1.8 miles west of Douglass, north to south through Butler County.