Corian, Silestone And Other Solid Surfaces

All You Need To Know About Corian, Silestone And Other Solid Surfaces

Installing Corian or Silestone Countertops

When making a kitchen countertop you have a plethora of options, including granite, concrete, tile, wood and even different laminates like Formica. In fact, nowadays new technology has been formulated that allows synthetically engineered materials like Corian, Silestone and Swanstone to be utilized in this facility. While the man-made options make ideal counters, they are far more costly than the synthetic choice; as well as being labor-intensive and time-consuming during installation. This being the case it is highly recommended that you take into consideration expense, time, and repair advantages of the countertop refinishing by Unique Stone Resurfacing when purchasing countertops.

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A solid surface counter refers to a kitchen countertop that is set up using a single type of material. One popular option is that of granite tops; however other engineered materials include Corian, Silestone and Swanstone. Corian, Silestone and Swanstone are, however, more costly than Granite with regards to both installation and surface purchase.

Unique Stone Resurfacing™ offer similar stone surface appearance, but at a fraction of the price. Furthermore, these products may be more attractive and easier to repair making the Stone Look option more convenient for kitchen countertops, tubs and showers.

What are solid surface countertops?

What are solid surface countertops?

A solid surface counter refers to a kitchen countertop that is set up using a single type of material. One popular option is that of granite tops; however other engineered materials include Corian, Silestone and Swanstone. Corian, Silestone and Swanstone are, however, more costly than Granite with regards to both installation and surface purchase.

Unique Stone Resurfacing™ offer similar stone surface appearance, but at a fraction of the price. Furthermore, these products may be more attractive and easier to repair making the Stone Look option more convenient for kitchen countertops, tubs and showers.

The advantages of refinishing kitchen countertops

All solid surface and synthetically engineered kitchen countertops present with specific benefits and disadvantages. Firstly, Corian and other solid surfaces are much easier to clean being non-porous and stain-resistant. These materials are also heat-resistant making repairs much simpler, and the seams of these countertops are almost invisible. However, disadvantages of Corian and other solid surfaces include a very high cost and a much greater chance of being scratched.

Advantages of the synthetically engineered countertop refinishing option include a non-porous, heat and stain-resistant presentation, with very low costs to install and maintain. Similar to the solid surfaces, synthetically engineered materials present with near invisible seams, but they are easily cut or scratched. Unlike the solid surfaces, these materials are more colorful and offer a larger variety of patterns.

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