Why Choose Dekton?

Dekton is a product of Cosentino.  It is a ultra-compact blend of the raw minerals used to create glass, porcelain, and quartz.  Dekton has become a popular choice for kitchen countertops and outdoor kitchens thanks to its ultra-durable and UV-resistant nature.

How durable is Dekton?  Dekton is an ultra-compact mixture of raw minerals and pigments, manufactured in a way that makes the product very durable.  It is scratch-resistant, stain-resistant, heat-resistant, UV-resistant, and impact-resistant.  Unlike many natural stones, Dekton offers consistency in its patterns.  There are many color and patterns options available.  However, please note that unlike quartz, Dekton’s pattern is only visible on the surface—the inside of the material does not contain a pattern.  This means that polished edges will look different that the face of the material.  Most Dekton slabs are available in a polished finish, while some slabs are available in a honed/matte finish and even a leathered (textured) finish.

Where is Dekton used? Dekton is perfect for use throughout your house, both inside and outside!  It’s even great for architectural purposes, such as exterior and interior wall cladding, or other large format purposes.  Around the house, Dekton is a perfect option for projects such as kitchen countertops, laundry room countertops, bathroom vanities, outdoor kitchens, fireplace surrounds, wall cladding, shower surrounds, backsplashes, shower seats, desktops, and more!

Once you’ve picked a Dekton color for your countertop or other project, the next step is to pick an edge profile!  Due to limitations in the material, Dekton is only available with certain edge profiles: eased, small bevel, or a mitered edge.  Ask us which edge profiles we recommend!



Cleaning your Dekton countertops after each use (or at least daily) is recommended.  Most general home cleaning products can be used on Dekton to wipe up dirt, spills, or any other residue.  As with most of our products, we always suggest using warm, soapy water for daily cleaning.  Feel free to also use any product specifically marketed as a Dekton cleaner or Dekton-safe product.

From the way it is engineered and manufactured, Dekton is non-porous.  It does not require sealing.  Liquids cannot penetrate the surface; rather, they will bead up into droplets or puddles on the surface.

Dekton is a heat-resistant product.  This gives you the ability to place hot pots directly on the surface. However, it is best practice to use a heat trivet as extra protection.  As with any product, Dekton not indestructible.

Dekton is an ultra-compact mixture of raw minerals.  Due to its dense nature, it is extremely scratch-resistant. But as always, it is best practice to use a cutting board when chopping, cutting, or when using sharp knives.

Dekton is stain-proof.  Any stubborn spills or scuff marks can be scrubbed out with a soft sponge and soapy water.

Although extremely durable, Dekton can chip or break if impacted by a heavy object.  Do not stand on your countertop or bang items against it.  Use care when placing large or heavy objects on your countertops.


Browse some of our most popular Dekton colors for countertops and other projects. Remember that actual Dekton slabs may vary from the sample images you see online.  One good thing about Dekton is that, unlike granite and other natural stones, Dekton slabs are relatively consistent from slab to slab since it is an engineered stone.  Book an appointment to visit our showroom, conveniently located between Greensboro and Winston-Salem, to browse our full slab inventory and view samples.

The Dekton colors listed below are not guaranteed to be in-stock. 

Visit our LIVE INVENTORY page to browse our current inventory of Dekton slabs.

Please call or email us to inquire about availability of each color, as manufacturers’ websites may not always be up-to-date.