Silestone Doradus is a black quartz stone with incredible depth and colour consistency. It is presented with golden veins that are scattered over each slab.
Silestone Doradus is a black quartz stone with incredible depth and colour consistency that contains randomly scattered golden veins on its surface. Doradus from Silestone brings the unrivalled beauty of natural marbles such as the timeless Black and Gold marble from Pakistan or Sahara Gold marble to interior spaces that require surfaces that are extremely resistant to stains, scratches, heat and impact with minimal maintenance requirements.
Silestone Doradus is made with a mix of approximately 95% pure natural quartz and a mix of materials that result in a non-porous surface with consistency from slab to slab achieving continuity across different areas and thicknesses of 12mm 20mm and 30mm that will satisfy the needs of a different array of projects and specifications.
As with all quartz surfaces made by Cosentino, Silestone Doradus comes in different finishes with colour and textures, offering is an endless range of options with physical and chemical properties that are the result of years of ongoing research. The advanced production system permits extreme compaction, which means it is a material with low porosity. Liquids, stains and acids are not a problem for Silestone.
Silestone quartz is also an almost unbreakable surface. It is stain-free, mark-free and scratch-free. The resistant pieces of Silestone® are alive and continue to be enjoyed over time, going beyond the surface. With low absorption and minimal joints, Silestone is a perfect splash-proof surface for kitchens, wet rooms and bathrooms.
Silestone Doradus quartz has outstanding mechanical properties such as hardness, resistance to impact and scratching, low absorption and a unique anti-bacterial property making it extremely hygienic and ideal for areas in which cleanliness comes second to no other requirement such as food preparation, healthcare facilities, laboratories, universities and schools.
Silestone slabs are available in Jumbo sizes with dimensions 3250x1590mm. And you can also choose a standard dimension of 3040x1380mm. When it comes to different types of application, you may need lightweight surfaces. For this reason, the Company offers slabs in 12mm, 20mm and 30mm. These ensure you can create vertical and horizontal designs with any Silestone.
In addition to the many benefits mentioned, Silestone comes with an exclusive anti-bacterial treatment. This ensures the product is suitable for use in schools, universities and other areas with children. Similarly, you can use these products in hospitals, laboratories and any healthcare facility.
The large slabs will allow for large seamless designs that require surfaces that offer sleek designs and aesthetics. You can use it as Silestone kitchen worktops, vanity tops and wall cladding. You can also use it with Silestone tiles for floors and walls. With such resistance to heat you can even use it as a fireplace surround too.
Silestone surfaces are available in a Suede finish; this tactile texture surface is also adaptable to more traditional and/or industrial settings and features. It also offers a Volcano Finish, which has a heavy texture which will suit contemporary as well as traditional and industrial spaces.
Cosentino, who makes Silestone, is the largest quartz manufacturer in the world with bases globally. They have 5 distribution units in the UK which allows the Company to provide full support and service to all their clients.
The range comes with an available manufacturer’s warranty of 25 years upon product registration at Silestone’s website.
|Thicknesses||12mm, 20mm, 30mm|
|Manufacturers' Warranty||25 years|
GreenGuard: This certificate proves that Silestone does not generate any substance that is harmful to the environment. Silestone has also been awarded the 'Children & Schools' Certificate which confirms maximum maximum safety in applications at schools and Universities.
NFS Certificate: The NSF certificate confirms that Silestone is deemed a safe material for direct contact with foods.
LGA Certificate: LGS Qualitest GHMB is an independent organization that tests the safety, good condition and quality of everyday products. Cosentino has received the highest 'Hygiene Tested Certificate ' from LGA for its Silestone worktops in compliance to European Regulations.
ISO 14001: This is the Environmental Management System Certification high certifies the excellent performance and environmental improvement of Cosentino's processes. It highlights the efficient use of raw materials, waste management programmers, treatment systems and recycling of industrial water, disposal of chemical substances and Control of Environment Hazards.