Countertop materials

Countertop materials

The options for countertops made from renewable and recycled materials with low or no VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions are numerous and growing, including recycled glass, aluminum, and paper products. There are also simple and attractive concrete countertops.
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Laminates and natural stone are the most utilized countertop materials.
While there are many options for home countertop materials, including stainless steel, granite and soapstone, many Texas homeowners now prefer the classic appeal of recycled glass countertops for their property.
Rust-Oleum has introduced Countertop Transformations, do-it-yourself (DIY) decorative coating system that can replicate the look of sought-after countertop materials like natural stone.
The new educational section Countertops 101 provides useful information about different countertop materials.
Trends in interior design are expressed through colors, flooring and countertop materials, carpeting, cabinet styles and finishes, fixtures, appliances, unusual built-ins and special amenities such as radiant heat in the bathroom floor.
Higher than average market gains will be posted by the more expensive varieties of countertop materials including solid surface, natural stone and engineered stone.
coli, when compared with other popular institutional and household countertop materials.
The result was Slate--a warm, grey metallic with a low-gloss finish that is a natural complement to the wide spectrum of wall colors, countertop materials and floor and cabinetry finishes found in most homes today.
The 93,000-square-foot exhibition included displays of countertop materials, portable fabrication tools, CNC routers, widebelt sanders and more, from more than 125 suppliers.
Kitchen Cabinets and Countertops report provides the action-oriented executive with up-to-date information on kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, other cabinetwork, plastic laminated countertops, solid surface materials, dimension stone countertops, and other countertop materials.
LIST OF CHARTS SECTION II -- MARKET ENVIRONMENT 1 Year of Construction of Housing Stock, 2012 27 SECTION III -- SURFACE MATERIALS 1 Countertop Demand by Material, 2012 69 2 Range of Estimated Countertop Installed Costs by Material, 2012 75 SECTION V -- MARKETS 1 Residential Countertop Demand by Housing Type, 2012 193 SECTION VI -- REGIONS 1 Countertop Demand by Region, 2012 243 SECTION VII -- INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 1 Laminate Countertop Industry Flow Chart 281 2 Solid Surface Countertop Industry Flow Chart 284 3 US Countertop Materials Market Share, 2012 291 4 Laminate Countertop Materials Market Share, 2012 292 5 Solid Surface Countertop Materials Market Share, 2012 295 6 Engineered Stone Countertop Materials Market Share, 2012 298
SOLID SURFACES, the popular countertop materials that look like stone but cut like wood, will be in the spotlight at the 3rd Texas Industrial Woodworking Expo & Conference.