If you are looking for a surface for your countertop, there are a few to consider. Delorie Countertops & Doors Inc can help you choose the perfect countertop surface for your kitchen. All you have to do is give us a call at (954) 970-7661, or stop by our location at 2140 NW 18th Street, Pompano Beach, FL 33069-1534 and speak with one of our design professionals.
This surface is made primarily from acrylic and polyester.
Pros: Because solid surfacing is nonporous, there is very little – if any – maintenance that goes into it. There is no special cleaning needed or any sealing that needs to be done. It can be prone to scratches and burns, however, but they are easy to deal with. There are a variety of color and pattern options, and installation is seamless.
Cons: Although it can look and feel artificial, it is a bit on the pricey side. And remember, it does not stand up to burns and scratches.
Pros: Granite is one of the most beautiful materials found in nature, and each piece is an original. It can hold its own against splashes, knife scrapes, heat and every day wear and tear.
Cons: Granite has to be sealed every so often to prevent stains. It is also heavy, so you need very durable cabinet boxes in order to support its weight sufficiently.
Pros: Marble is a gorgeous and glamourous material that enhances any décor. It stands up to heat very well because it remains cool, making it great for pastry and baking kitchens and stations.
Cons: Marble is very susceptible to stains, even with sealing. For that reason, it’s not often used throughout an entire kitchen — most homeowners limit it to one or two small areas. It can also scratch and chip.
Marble is very prone to staining, even if you seal it. That is why it is not usually used to outfit the entire kitchen. Many people decorating their homes with it usually their use to a few smaller areas. It also scratches and chips easily.
These are just a few of the surfaces you can use for your countertop. It is great to compare and contrast with other materials to make sure you are making the right choice. If you would like more detail on solid surface countertops in Pompano Beach, feel free to give us a call at (954) 970-7661. We will be more than happy to be of service.