Anyone have experience with Pentalquartz? Also known as Vicostone

MindySchAugust 23, 2014

We stumbled upon Garden Web while preparing for our upcoming kitchen remodel and I must say this is the most intelligent network of reviews out there. So our question for you all -- we definitely want a quartz composite product for our remodeled kitchen's countertop. Our local independent showroom tells us Cambria is a great company and product. However, one of the color/styles we've found and like is Pentalquartz. I can't find many reviews of the company or product online. I believe it has also been known as Vicostone. Can anyone help me with a review or two?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jmc01

No review, but also post this in the Kitchen Forum.

    Bookmark   August 23, 2014 at 4:13PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
may_flowers

I have the Botticino pattern. It's made in Vietnam on Breton technology so it's the same as the other major brands. Pental in Seattle started as a granite supplier and got into the quartz business with Vicostone. They do not own Vicostone, only distribute it with their label. It was called Pental Chroma about three years ago when we first looked at it and was renamed Pentalquartz about two years ago when we bought it. I didn't like it any better or worse than Caesarstone, Cambria, etc., but I live near Portland and could go pick my slabs from their warehouse. Quartz will have some imperfections that aren't covered by warranty (resin drips or blobs), so you want to go to the warehouse if possible. If not, be sure to be view your slab at templating.

    Bookmark   August 23, 2014 at 7:05PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
need help designing shed dormers
we bought an 1864 post and beam house and want to add...
lisafromvermont
Home Remodeling, who to hire, what are the steps
I will be closing on a new house that requires some...
hellokitty_kt
Longboard siding?
I am remodeling my home and am considering using the...
roadrunnerrita
Having builder install base kitchen & then immediately remodeling?
I probably would've preferred to buy an old house to...
Melanie Campbell
question about getting a bid from contractors
We're getting ready to put an addition on our house...
sparkleblue75
Sponsored Products
Classic Lighting Corporation Majestic Imperial Two-Light Wall Sconce
$639.00 | LuxeDecor
Tolomeo Classic LED Wall Sconce by Artemide
$520.00 | Lumens
Noto Suspension by Artemide
$3,375.00 | Lumens
Area Rug: Paule Marrot Red 5' x 8'
Home Depot
Sussex II Area Rug
Home Decorators Collection
Modern Indoor/Outdoor Area Rug: Surya Rugs Candice Olson Pigeon Gray 8 ft. x 11
Home Depot
Crystal Bakehouse Three-Light Pendant in Bronze Finish with Handcrafted, Polishe
Bellacor
Made to Order Purelife Anderson Beige Sofa
Overstock.com
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™