Zodiaq Frequently Asked Questions

    • What colors, thicknesses and sheet sizes are available?

      The Zodiaq palette of 30+ colors ranging from Cloud White to Space Black. Slabs: 52" x 118". Thicknesses: 3/4" or 1-1/8".
    • What are DuPont Zodiaq quartz surfaces?

      DuPont Zodiaq® quartz surfaces brings the attractiveness of natural quartz together with DuPont technology to create new and exciting possibilities. Because Zodiaq is made of 93% quartz, it combines the unusual light play and depth of quartz crystals with amazing clarity in a broad range of radiant colors. Quartz is also one of the toughest naturally occurring materials.
    • Can Zodiaq be used in food preparation areas?

      DuPont Zodiaq quartz is nonporous and can be used in the kitchen.
    • What are the design capabilities of DuPont Zodiaq quartz surfaces?

      Zodiaq can be used for walls and countertops. A wide variety of edge treatments are also available.
    • What care and maintenance does Zodiaq require?

      Zodiaq quartz surfaces are easy to maintain because they are tough, nonporous and chemical-resistant. They necessitate no sealants or waxes to retain their lustrous gloss and ultra-smooth surface. Routine cleaning may be done with a wet cloth or paper towel and, if required, a small amount of non-bleach, nonabrasive cleaner.
    • How well does Zodiaq withstand heat, scratches and stains?

      Zodiaq is resistant to heat, scratches and stains. Even then, the use of trivets or hot pads is recommended. A cutting board should be utilized while slicing or chopping, especially with a serrated knife. Spills should be wiped up quickly; a nonabrasive cleaning pad and a non-bleach cleaning product may be used to remove stubborn or dried spills. Same is true with other quartz brands such as Silestone Cambria, Caesarstone
    • Where can I get Zodiaq Countertops from

      Fairfax Marble is a authorized Zodiaq fabricator and installer. Fairfax Marble also offers natural stone options such as granite, marble, soapstone, travertine, onyx and limestone in addition to kitchen sink and bathroom vanity sinks. Visit Fairfax Marble at one of the conveniently located Northern Virginia slab showrooms whether you are looking for kitchen countertops, bathroom vanity tops, tub surrounds, or fireplace surrounds