Your choice of countertop material can dramatically affect a kitchen’s overall design. A large variety of countertops is available to the contemporary homeowner. These options range from low-priced laminate to costly granite or stainless steel. Many select a countertop material based on their budget.
Laminate countertops are the least costly choice of material. A laminate countertop can compliment any kitchen and are available in numerous colors and designs. The material is water-resistant, highly-resilient, and easy-to-clean with soap and a sponge. Since laminate countertops are attached to counters with an adhesive, they may eventually detach or split as the glue deteriorates over time. Many homeowners with tight finances opt for laminate countertops, which are also the popular type of countertops for low-priced houses and manufactured homes. Read the rest of this entry