For years granite has been the most popular choice for upscale kitchen countertops in new and remodeled homes. And while granite doesn’t seem to have lost any popularity, it is facing competition from a number of other materials. Foremost among them is probably quartz. What are the benefits to choosing quartz for the countertops in your Naples-area kitchen? Let’s look at a few benefits—and one thing you need to be mindful of when choosing quartz.