If you think its time to remodel your kitchen, you can choose to laminate your countertops. Laminating your countertops is a cheaper way to get rid of old counters without having to replace them completely.
These come in a variety of surfaces such as wood, granite, and stainless steel. Laminate countertops will give the illusion of the actual expensive materials. These are very convenient as they are durable and don’t require much maintenance as other materials would.
You can choose from a glossy or matte finish for your countertops. A gloss finish will resemble stones like marble and granite. A matte finish will resemble a concrete look. A matte finish will look cheaper than a glossy finish so keep that in mind when deciding which one to purchase.
Picking the right edge is just as important as picking a finish. Choosing the right edge style can ensure that any lines on the border of the laminate will be hidden so you can achieve the look you want for your kitchen.
Warner, Felicity. “Score Budget-Friendly Luxury with Laminate Countertops.” Better Homes and Gardens, 27 July 2017, www.bhg.com/home-services/advice/budget-friendly-luxury-with-laminate-countertops/.