Do epoxy countertops look cheap?

Do epoxy countertops look cheap?

Epoxy countertops provide a glossy look that can make cheap materials like laminate or worn-out wood seem more luxurious. In theory, this is great for recycling old countertop materials that epoxy bonds well to. Unfortunately, this is where the advantages of epoxy countertops end.

Can I refinish laminate countertops?

Laminate countertops can be painted or they can be refinished. Any type of enamel or latex paint can be sprayed or rolled onto a laminate countertop, but you'll be disappointed unless you have them professionally done.

What is the best countertop refinishing kit?

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What can I do with old countertops?

Donate your old counter. If your stone is still in good shape, consider donating it to Habitat for Humanity or a similar charity. Because Habitat for Humanity builds homes based on donations they can use your old granite countertop. Plus, donating goods like this can reduce your tax bill.

How much does it cost to redo countertops?

On average, expect countertops to range in price from $40 to $100 per square foot installed, according to a 2013 report by Consumer Reports. Granite countertops range from $50 to $250 per square foot, while tile counters can start at as little as $10; butcher block at $30, and solid surfaces at $35.