Kitchen Countertops

Choosing the correct countertop for your kitchen is essential. The countertop is the area of your kitchen that will get the most wear and tear, so it’s worth thinking about the surface that you choose. There are a wide range of materials available for kitchen countertops including:

Granite
Quartz Stone
Corian
Stainless Steel
Wood

3 Comments so far »

  1. Kitchens » Kitchen Design said

    am February 1 2007 @ 12:56 pm

    […] Functional Design – The functional design is an aspect of kitchen design which is often neglected. The key things you need to consider is the layout of the core components: Cooker, Worktop, Sink and Fridge. (Ignoring appliances that have nothing to do with cooking and should probably be in a utility area – Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher etc). The height of your sink and your worktop should be tailored to your own height. Most Kitchens and simply fitted for the “Average” person – this means they are not at the optimal height for most owners! This can lead to back pain and joint strain for the enthusiastic cook. […]

  2. Kitchens » Ideal Kitchen Worktop Height said

    am February 1 2007 @ 2:30 pm

    […] Your countertops, particularly the work top where you are going to do most of you food preparation should be designed around the height of the primary user. The standard kitchen countertop is built at 90cm but this will not suit everyone. […]

  3. Kitchens » Kitchen Floorplan said

    am February 27 2007 @ 11:36 am

    […] by the existing shape and size of the kitchen. Before you begin the process of deciding what countertops, units, flooring, lighting and appliances you going to buy you need to consider what is going to […]

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