Solid Surface Countertops

There are many benefits to installing solid surface countertops versus granite or laminate. They are very durable, sanitary, stain-resistant and come in a large variety of styles. When looking at a solid surface countertop, the colors and patterns of are continuous throughout the surface area, and it is virtually impossible to see any seams between. The countertops are able to appear so seamless because of their plastic nature. When putting two pieces together to form a larger section, the adhesives in the material actually cause the plastic molecules of one piece to interlock with molecules of the other piece. The solid surface materials are non-porous to start with, but since the seams are so tight, neither water nor bacteria can form in the seams, thus preventing the growth of mildew, fungus, mold and germs. Solid surface countertops are ideal for food preparation areas.

The durability of these countertops is phenomenal; they have a great resistance to impact because of their hard surface. Solid surface countertops are very durable; they are resistant to impact, acids, alkalis and stains, making clean-up easy and stress-free. If your red wine or coffee does leave a mark, you should be able to wipe it right up with a household cleaning pad. Because of its synthetic properties, a solid surface countertop can feasibly last a lifetime. Unlike with other surfaces, solid surface material is able to withstand damage from high temperatures, cutting, and scratching from normal use and the surface can be repaired. Most of the time, scratches can be buffed out by hand. Burns from cigarettes or hot dishes can also be repaired, but it is best to call a professional. Even severe damages can be removed in most instances, which is not the case in other types of countertops.

The visual versatility in appearance and the cost of solid surface countertops are distinct advantages over other types of surfaces. Any color or pattern can be created by adding various additives that can give speckled looks like granite or particles that give a swirled look like marble. There are processes that can even add specks of metal that give the countertop a copper-like appearance. The surface can be finished with a high gloss ranging all the way down to a dull matte finish. The cost of creating such wonderful countertops is considerably less than a natural stone. There are many different edge treatments, finishes, and sink types that can be incorporated into your solid surface countertops to fit any vision. 

There are many brands and colors available. Regardless of your budget, our knowledgeable staff can assist you in taking home samples, receiving a free estimate and guiding you in the process of creating your project. Contact us today!

Solid Surface Countertops

There are many benefits to installing solid surface countertops versus granite or laminate. They are very durable, sanitary, stain-resistant and come in a large variety of styles. When looking at a solid surface countertop, the colors and patterns of are continuous throughout the surface area, and it is virtually impossible to see any seams between. The countertops are able to appear so seamless because of their plastic nature. When putting two pieces together to form a larger section, the adhesives in the material actually cause the plastic molecules of one piece to interlock with molecules of the other piece. The solid surface materials are non-porous to start with, but since the seams are so tight, neither water nor bacteria can form in the seams, thus preventing the growth of mildew, fungus, mold and germs. Solid surface countertops are ideal for food preparation areas.

The durability of these countertops is phenomenal; they have a great resistance to impact because of their hard surface. Solid surface countertops are very durable; they are resistant to impact, acids, alkalis and stains, making clean-up easy and stress-free. If your red wine or coffee does leave a mark, you should be able to wipe it right up with a household cleaning pad. Because of its synthetic properties, a solid surface countertop can feasibly last a lifetime. Unlike with other surfaces, solid surface material is able to withstand damage from high temperatures, cutting, and scratching from normal use and the surface can be repaired. Most of the time, scratches can be buffed out by hand. Burns from cigarettes or hot dishes can also be repaired, but it is best to call a professional. Even severe damages can be removed in most instances, which is not the case in other types of countertops.

The visual versatility in appearance and the cost of solid surface countertops are distinct advantages over other types of surfaces. Any color or pattern can be created by adding various additives that can give speckled looks like granite or particles that give a swirled look like marble. There are processes that can even add specks of metal that give the countertop a copper-like appearance. The surface can be finished with a high gloss ranging all the way down to a dull matte finish. The cost of creating such wonderful countertops is considerably less than a natural stone. There are many different edge treatments, finishes, and sink types that can be incorporated into your solid surface countertops to fit any vision.

There are many brands and colors available. Regardless of your budget, our knowledgeable staff can assist you in taking home samples, receiving a free estimate and guiding you in the process of creating your project. Contact us today!

Corian Solid Surface Countertops

LG Hi-Macs Solid Surface Countertops

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Corian Solid Surface Countertops

LG Hi-Macs Solid Surface Countertops