It is an incredibly solid material that is a very popular choice for kitchen worktops due to its durability and strength. Corian is made from 1/3 acrylic resin and 2/3 natural minerals, which together creates a very tough material.

Are Corian worktops any good?

It is an incredibly solid material that is a very popular choice for kitchen worktops due to its durability and strength. Corian is made from 1/3 acrylic resin and 2/3 natural minerals, which together creates a very tough material.

What sizes do kitchen worktops come in?

All wood worktops are available in a vast variety of sizes, starting from 2000 x 620mm with a 27mm thickness and ranging to as large as 4000 x 720mm with a 40mm thickness. The lengths of our laminate worktops are available between 3000mm and 4100mm, with a width of 600mm and a thickness of 38mm.

What depth do worktops come in?

Typically, worktops are around 600mm – 650mm deep to accommodate base units. Our worktops are available in many different depths ranging from 600mm to 1,240mm – the larger sizes are well suited to kitchen islands.

What is the toughest worktop?

Dekton worktops represent the cutting edge of what is possible with kitchen worktops, they’re a hybrid of the very best materials on the market. It combines quartz, porcelain, and glass to make the most hard-wearing material available in kitchens today.

What size are IKEA worktops?

Ikea worktops are advertised as being 635mm deep. If you don’t want to buy from the Ikea range, to achieve the correct overhang you would need to buy a 665mm or 670mm deep breakfast bar then cut it down on site to the required 635mm.

What is the best thickness for kitchen worktop?

Generally, 3cm thickness is all the rage in 2019 and considered to be the ideal choice. It gives flexibility to a worktop design and also available in a wide range of designs and colours. You also don’t have to make an extra laminated edge with 3cm thick slab for hiding plywood underlayment.

Are IKEA worktops deeper?

How much should a worktop overhang?

A worktop should overhang at least 20cm (8 inches). This allows enough room to comfortably get your knees tucked underneath the worktop without constantly bashing them on the cabinets or end panel below.

What is Silestone worktop?

Silestone Worktops Silestone consists of a combination of approximately 95% quartz and resin, which are fused together to form a very solid, reliable and consistent material. Referred to sometimes as ‘engineered stone’, Silestone is popular in many homes because of its durability, versatility and modern colour range.

What is Silestone made of?

Silestone is a hard homogenous countertop material made from quartz and other hard materials and has an appearance and feel similar to that of natural stone. Competitor brands include Cambria’s Caesarstone and DuPont’s Corian Quartz (formerly named Zodiaq and not be be confused with DuPont Corian).