About Solid Surfaces
Solid surfaces are one of the most popular and attractive options for kitchen and bathcountertops. Available in a wide variety of types, colors and styles, this manufactured product is actually made of "acrylic resins", a substance that provides a desirable Class 1 fire rating. Solid surfaces also contain pigments and particles to add color and the look and feel of textured stone.Solid surfaces offer an enormous variety of color and texture choices. Among its main features, a solid surface can be cut to any shape, and it comes in a variety of finishes, from high gloss to dull matte. It’s important to point out that a solid surface is the only countertop material that allows a molded sink to be seamed directly to it, with no caulking or gaps.
The following are a few of the many benefits you’ll enjoy when you choose a solid surface for your countertops:
•Resembles natural stone
•Consistent color and texture
•Low maintenance: easy to clean and no grout to scrub
•Non-porous: stains and moisture don’t soak in
•Resistant to chemicals and scratches
•Easy to repair
Following is a list of solid surface types that Connecticut Soapstone stocks and provides to our clients and customers:
The famed DuPont™ company created this wildly popular solid surface category more than 30 years ago. An advanced blend of natural materials and pure acrylic polymer, Corian is a brand that has earned trust and respect as a material that brings design versatility, long-termperformance and value to any environment. Much more than merely a countertop substance, Corian® is just as appropriate for vertical applications as it is for horizontal surfaces and even furniture and lighting. Thanks to its unique balance of beauty and performance, Corian® readily lends itself to an entire spectrum of imaginative uses, innovative interpretations and enduring applications.
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The LG HI-MACS’ expansive color palette offers a remarkable selection of the hottest colors and textures available today. You'll appreciate the design flexibility that only LG HI-MACS brings to the industry. with a wide spectrum of color choices, the product also offers stain and chemical resistance. LG HI-MACS are non-porous in structure, enabling nearly effortless fabrication and seamless installation. HI-MACS’ durability and stain resistance make it an ideal choice for countertops, kitchen tops and other surfaces subject to hazards of moisture and heavy wear. Even the most pristine areas won't succumb to coffee, ink or other stains. What’s more, no special cleaning products are necessary to keep HI-MACS looking beautiful day-in and day-out.
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