Why Choose a Solid Surface Worktop

Why Choose a Solid Surface Worktop

There are so many options available, when considering which worktop surface to choose from during the renovation of your kitchen.

Here are some good reasons to choose a solid surface worktops, by the kitchen cabinet doors specialist:

Made from hard synthetic material, such as, acrylic or polyester, and natural fillers, solid surface counters can be easily moulded to fit any shape and size to fit the space you require it for. They are available in a wide range of designs and colours, so there’s sure to be one to match your kitchen furniture and your taste. They are available in both matte and polished finishes, these options can further add to your design goal.

Because these solid surface counters are strong, they can usually withstand the wear and tear caused by everyday living and can therefore last for many years. However, they can be scratched by sharp objects, become scorched or even crack if exposed to very high temperatures. It is therefore, essential to consider using a chopping board when cutting or chopping.  Also use a trivet when placing very hot items on your counter to prpotext the surface from scolding and marking.  Because it is a synthetic material, repairs can be carried out by your contractor should and accident occur.

Solid surface countertops are also very hygienic. Their non-porous material make them resistant to, bacteria, viruses and moulds, as there is nowhere for these bugs to hide and multiply. These worktops are also very low maintenance, just a little soap and water is all that is needed to keep them clean.

When considering the versatility of this material, you may find it to be the best option for your kitchen renovation project and your budget.