Quartz can be affected by extreme heat, so manufacturers recommend using cutting boards, trivets and hot pads while preparing meals. Quartz is very durable, but remember that any material can be damaged if not cared for properly. Last Updated: 2 years ago in Quartz 0 0 Related Articles What's the difference between Granite, Marble and Quartz? How does quartz compare to granite ? What is the difference between Granite, Marble and Quartz? Will the small sample piece I have match my countertop once it’s installed? Is quartz color consistent?