When designing your new kitchen, or remodeling your existing one, there are a lot of considerations to think about. From the layout to the style, the storage to the colour scheme, there are a lot of things to consider. And one thing you shouldnt overlook is the quality of your kitchen worktop. The kitchen worktop can be a visual centre-piece for your kitchen. But more than that, your worktop needs to be practical. Here at NJ Design, we are solid surface experts. And we work with a range of materials to produce top quality kitchen worktops suitable for any home. As a result, we have produced this guide to the top qualities for an effective kitchen worktop.

Top qualities for an effective kitchen worktop

So what are the qualities you should be looking for in any kitchen worktop? And why are these so important? Well, this is our list of the top qualities for an effective kitchen worktop.

  • Durable- your kitchen worktop will be used to chop meat and vegetables, prepare food, and also hold warm plates and pots and pans. To do this, it needs to be durable and resistant, so the it doesnt crack or chip.
  • Water resistant- water and liquids are found throughout the kitchen. And your kitchen worktop is not likely to avoid them forever. So in case of spills and leaks, its important for your worktop to be water resistant. This will prevent the water from causing any lasting damage.
  • Visually appealing- finally, you should consider the aesthetic appeal of your worktop, as its important for the worktop material and design to fit with the style of your kitchen. Whether that’s traditional or contemporary, farmhouse or shaker, there are different worktop options that could suit different styles.

Solid surface options

Solid surfaces like Staron, Tristone and Corian can all provide the qualities you are looking for. Why not get in touch with the experts today, here at NJ Design, to find out more?