Modern kitchens, nowadays, are using solid surface as cover for their countertops. Solid surface countertop is increasingly becoming popular for household use because of the many advantageous features they possess. They offer functional, durable, stylish and hygienic element in the kitchen.
Kitchen countertop that uses solid surface is more practical as it does not require thorough maintenance from its owner. Sprinkle it with a small amount of water and a little wipe should be able to retain its look as if it has just been recently installed. It allows you to efficiently work in the kitchen more than minding the appearance of the countertop.
Solid surface is known for its durability. It can last for almost a lifetime and since it is easy to clean and can stay looking new for a long time, it does not need to be replaced unlike other materials that ages over time and gets damaged. It is also resistant to external factors like heat, sunlight, moisture and stains which prevent product injuries caused by frequent activity being held in the kitchen.
Quartz, granite and marble are just a few of the natural stones that solid surfaces resemble. They come in various colors, designs and shapes which can match any of the house’s theme. They are customizable so the consumer can be assured that it will fit on the space where it will be placed. The edges are also rounded which is different from the pointed corners that tiles produce after installing. Since solid surfaces are produced into a large single piece, a sink can be integrated creating a seamless countertop for your kitchen area.
Finally, solid surfaces do not have grout where molds and mildew build up. This lowers the possibility of the food placed on solid surface countertop to absorb bacteria. Households will be assured that their kitchen is a safe area to prepare their meal.