Kitchen Countertop Articles and Advice


Average Countertop Installation Costs

Types of Countertops

There are a variety of styles of for countertops with some new developments in construction and style happening fairly recently. Solid surface countertops, Formica, and Corian are some of the newer styles that are more durable than laminate but less expensive than stone. Read More...

Is there Radon in Granite Countertops?

There has been evidence recently that there can be small trace amounts of radon in some granite countertops. It is a very tiny amount, but, there is no safe level of radon that is documented for people to have to endure.
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Laminate Countertops - Are They Right For You?

Read the pros and cons of laminate countertops. Laminate countertops are perfect for those on a tight budget, but they are not as durable as other countertop choices. Read More...

Solid Surface Countertops

Solid Surface countertops are a relatively new style of countertop that has become very popular. The technology for these counters came along about 35 years ago. Read More...

Wood Butcher Block Countertops

Installing butcher block countertops or wood countertops will add a classic and warm look to a kitchen or bathroom. Oak, maple, cherry, and mahogany are all popular hardwoods that can be used as material for your butcher block countertops. Read More...

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