You are the incarnation of the interior life of their dreams. You already know what you want; completed all preparations, and "dirty" construction work – it's time for the most enjoyable phase – selection and ordering food. And then begin to emerge questions … many questions … The problem of choosing kitchen countertops, and at first glance seemed so easy, but the more you are interested in catering, the more you realize that in such a variety of modern materials, technologies, manufacturers and the price can easily get confused. "What?" The answer to this question you may have to, but I just help you figure out what could be countertop and what's the difference of materials for countertops. Before you start narrative of the article, I note that, in my opinion, the world's advanced technologies and breathtakingly variety of materials in the choice should be guided not only by the price and features, but also the environmental benefits of this material, because the health of our family is most important! Thus, the main options of materials for countertops: 1) laminated countertops 2) stone, 3) a specially treated glass 4), this elusive "artificial stone "… 1) Laminate countertops.
These words are hidden worktops chipboard (particle board – made by hot pressing of wood chips and binder, as are act as formaldehyde, phenol-formaldehyde and other resins), treated for post forming technology. Postforming technology involves coating particle boards (rarely MDF) laminates. Strengths: protective coating (of clear melamine and acrylic resin) provides abrasion resistance, light – and heat resistance, protects from scratches, bumps and impact cleaning products, coffee, vinegar and dr.veschestv. .