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Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"costs on top counter materials to help you narrow down the choices for your kitchen... kitchen counter is no easy task. Since this surface area ends up influencing many kitchen... wooden counters or island tops. We make custom wooden counter tops from our antique... lovely Formica counter top. I got one that looks like granite with a better finish... orange formica counter-tops from the 1970s and it is in very good shape, just ugly..."
Kitchen Counters: Tile, the Choice for Affordable Durability
DIYers and budget-minded remodelers often look to this countertop material, which can last for decades with the right maintenance
"Tiled her counter tops, Just love the counter tops. Maybe I am just odd. BTW, never... green formica counter top that was unbearable. I convinced my landlord to let me... over the top promotion and keeping up with the Jones's . Tile counter tops can be beautiful... the tile counter tops I have had to the granite, butcher block, and formica ones. BUT... tiled counter top. don'f get it about rolling pie crust or baking bread, cause in..."
Outfit a Cottage-Style Remodel, Top to Bottom
If you're renovating with a cottage look in mind, these fixtures, finishes and accessories will bring on the charm
Kitchen Counters: Plastic Laminate Offers Options Aplenty
"laminate counter might be right for your kitchen.... replaced my counters with Formica Basalt Slate. The counters look fantastic. Friends... in my "formica" top other than that the top was well over 39 years old and only a... laminate counter top, and when the surface laminate "burst" it sent mashed potatoes... Laminate counter tops. Its a relatively new product that I was willing to take a chance... for a counter top. I just wonder how landfills will handle granite and other materials..."
Ecofriendly Materials: Kitchen Countertops
Going green in the kitchen opens the door to unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet
"love my Formica counter tops. I've never had a problem with them and up until I sold... to call Formica counter tops. Are these types included in any of the categories in... ideas for counter tops, I think granite is over rated and getting old hat. What an... stainless counter tops next week !! Can't wait!! Great ideas here! i like a kitchen... The counter material at the top of my list is PURE RE-CYCLED GLASS. This is glass..."
Kitchen Counters: Granite for Incredible Longevity
This natural stone has been around for thousands of years, and it comes in myriad color options to match any kitchen
"their counter tops. Quartz counter tops aren't self cleaning. So when I hear someone... time the counter top or a portion of it would have been affected. I don't feel the cost... other counter top material, I chose a lovely Taupe granite. I LOVE it! You know you... granite counter top is made up of 3 separate pieces, that were placed at separate times... their counter tops. When it comes down to it, no material is better than any other..."
Kitchen Counters: Durable, Easy-Clean Soapstone
Give bacteria the boot and say sayonara to stains with this long-lasting material that's a great choice for kitchen and bath countertops
"soapstone counters and learn more about this unique stone to see if it can work in your... soapstone counter top (it was in the house when I bought it). Yes, it is impervious to... bench top inert when it changes colour more than other bench tops. i like Thanks... white Formica counters work well even for kneading bread which we do several times... soapstone counter tops and sink for 4 years and love them! I normally keep mine natural..."
Kitchen Counters: Concrete, the Nearly Indestructible Option
Infinitely customizable and with an amazingly long life span, concrete countertops are an excellent option for any kitchen
"kitchen counters and offers artisan-crafted customization in both color and layout... concrete counters are right for your kitchen.... house; counter tops, vanities, vessel sinks and polished colored floors. Even if my... concrete counter top is like getting a sports car. Is it comfortable? no. Is it economical... case on counter tops these days, unless it is intentional.) So you should know that... concrete counter tops and sinks. My husband is the artist, so we had minimal cost...."
Your Kitchen: 10 Great Alternatives to Granite Counters
"for my counters—what are my options?" While it's true that the majority of my kitchen... granite counters put in them, there are times when granite just won't work. Granite's... great counter material but it has a tendency to hog the spotlight. The mirror finish... use for counters. All of them are readily available. Combined, they add up to a trend... the best counter top for modern cutting edge design which i see its starting to take..."
Kitchen Counters: Stunning, Easy-Care Engineered Quartz
There's a lot to like about this durable blend of quartz and resin for kitchen countertops, and the downsides are minimal
"Caeserstone counter top in white and love it! So easy to clean and look beautiful all... Quarts counter tops it is.....thank you for the informative article. I'm planning... solid counter top is a mightmare to keep looking as new. A bit of pattern works... way :( Counter Intelligence, while a great title, is also a great counter installation... beautiful counter top surface. I am posting due to all the concerns about heat / hot..."
Kitchen Counters: High-Tech Solid Surfaces Make Maintenance Easy
Sculpted by heat and nonporous by nature, solid-surface countertops bring imagination and low maintenance to the kitchen
"surface counters are the only way to go for me! I have had Corian counter tops for... removed counter tops from a house that was damaged by a fire, cut off the end that... on the counter top to begin with. It polishes just like wood.....finer and finer sandpaper... preferred counter top material for rental properties, as they can be re-sanded to look... among counter top choices. Quartz White Fantasy in the whiter slabs closely resembles..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
"granite counters, the fact that granite's so popular has a lot of people looking elsewhere... gorgeous formica counter top in number 6? My husband has been determined to use formica... do on counter tops. I know you will be getting lots and lots of responses :) Thanks... sits on top of the cabinet conventionally. Here's a close up of a floating counter I... of your counter tops! Thanks for posting I will look into those too. I do want a matte..."
8 Top Tile Types for Your Kitchen Backsplash
Backsplash designs don't have to be set in stone; glass, mirror and mosaic tiles can create kitchen beauty in a range of styles
"tiled counters with counter covers.......plastic. Never made much sense to me.... have a counter-level window over my kitchen sink that is in a constant state of polka... tiled counters.......Oh all that grout..........cleaning, bleaching, and endless... from the top of the corian backsplash or do i remove it? can i remove it without damaging... damaging the counter? I hope this photo is helpful. You will see the client installed tile..."
Readers' Choice: The Top 20 Kitchens of 2011
"a flat top which is different that the set in gas top in 2. They are also done by... GRANITE TOPS EITHER IN THESE KITCHENS. ALL VERY NICE KITCHENS THOUGH. 2 & 8 are the... soapstone counters (never been a fan of granite), beautiful divided-light windows, even... style of counter seats and dining suite, but layout all the same. In 5 years all so... stove top separate from island. Number 3 is my favor for the pet area. I wish I..."
Pick the Right Drapery Top for Your Room's Style
From rod pockets to goblet pleats, the headings of your curtains speak volumes about your attention to detail
"at the top of each. The heading of a window treatment can demonstrate a room or h... husband used formica on to keep from getting ruined from the paws. When my husband saw... cohesion. Sag top. Drapery rings sewn directly to the very top of this heading hang on a... the top of the header. Tie top. For the ultimate in shabby chic, use this heading... entire top of this whimsical drapery heading so a drapery pole can slide through...."