| HIP Home > Projects > Countertops > |
Countertop Ideas and Tips
If you are looking for ideas on a do-it-yourself project this season, look no further. One of the most common projects this year is hitting the reset button on your existing kitchen countertops. This popular project is especially true for those households with laminate countertops. Laminate countertops can be made-over in a matter of hours and can drastically change the look of your kitchen. Hitting the reset button saves money and allows you to complete the job on your own time schedule.
Countertop Ideas for your kitchen
The kitchen countertop is widely regarded as one of the focal points of your kitchen, and often the most used. After you determine your budget for the remodel, consider the size of your kitchen. Some choose a wide countertop for a small area and the results are sadly noticed. Smaller countertops in a larger kitchen can have the same effect. Regardless, choosing the right countertops for your kitchen is an important decision. If you do not intend on replacing or staining the cabinets in your kitchen, you will need to consider the color of the cabinets before selecting your new countertop color.
Countertop Ideas in the house
Another important idea to consider is the shape of your countertops. If you have a wide open kitchen area, this is especially important for you. Do you prefer the style of rounded countertop corners over squared edges or new shapes altogether? Either way, there are many different choices when choosing a new countertop and each choice should be considered carefully.
Decisions surrounding new countertops should revolve around your needs and style preferences. Decide what you need in a countertop, choose your style and make it happen.