Solid-surface countertops are one of the most popular kitchen countertop choices because of their simple yet stylish look, smooth feel, and low maintenance. A typical solid-surface countertop is made of acrylic sheets that are laminated together. Solid surface countertops come in may brands, one of the most well know is Corian.
What is Corian® More than 30 years ago, DuPont discovered a way to blend natural minerals with pure acrylic resin to create an ideal surface for living. Ever since, they have been hard at work creating new colors, patterns, and innovative Corian® products.
Corian® is a solid surfacing brand that has earned trust and respect as a proven material that brings design versatility, long-term performance and value to any environment. Much more than a countertop, Corian® lends itself to imaginative uses, innovative interpretations and enduring applications. It can be cut, routed, drilled, sculpted, bent, or worked like a fine wood. The ever-evolving color palette now extends to more than 100 colors. If you can envision it, chances are you can create it with Corian®. The solid beauty of Corian® goes all the way through. If the surface is damaged, there is plenty more renewable beauty underneath. Whatever you spill, Corian® is easy to clean, it is nonporous, so it resists stains because liquids cannot penetrate.
HygieneThe surfaces are hygienic. with a seamless appearance and no voids or pores like tile, wood, granite or marble, bacteria and mold have nowhere to grow. When Corian® looks clean, it really is clean. It keeps its good looks longer because its repairable. Corian® survives the impacts, nicks and cuts that may ruin most surfaces.
And Finally Some surface materials cost less than Corian®, but no other surface gives you more in return for your original investment. Day after day, year after year. Corian® has been satisfying home ownowners around the World for more than 30 years, some of the earliest installations of Corian® still look like new. 98% of people who have Corian® surfaces in their homes today say they would buy it again.