Chopping boards are used in almost every kitchen. They are available in plastic, wood and tempered glass. The plastic used is polyethylene. Tempered glass is toughened to avoid any shards when being used. There are several types of wood used. Chopping boards can be made from one solid piece of wood (these tend to be the most expensive) or from smaller pieces of wood bonded … [Read more...] about Materials used for Chopping Boards
There are many sizes of countertop available. Laminate worktops tend to be available in the largest range or sizes and there are matching surfaces to complement the countertops, which include upstands, splashbacks and edging strips. Countertop Sizes and Dimensions Laminate Countertop Sizes Lengths of laminate surfaces tend to begin at 2m (2000mm). These range up to … [Read more...] about Countertop Sizes
Marble worktops are absolutely beautiful and are see in bars, restaurants and domestic kitchens. Real marble is often preferred to laminate surfaces imitation the rock and composites that resemble it because the natural surface has its own unique features due to the way natural rock is formed. Laminates and composites all look relatively similar (laminates tend to be a … [Read more...] about Buy Marble Worktops
There are many surfaces in a kitchen. Most people think about the worktops, cupboard doors and cupboard carcasses before the other additions. However, often to achieve the perfect look, you will need to consider other surfaces such as splashbacks, upstands and of course the tiles or wall covering. An upstand. The left hand site of this image will be against a wall and the … [Read more...] about What is an Upstand?
We often get asked what is a breakfast bar? Would you like to know the difference between a breakfast bar and a worktop, and how these fit into the whole kitchen surface range that includes upstands as well as splashbacks? Quite simply a breakfast bar is like a worktop, but both sides are finished. By finished we mean covered in the coloured/textured surface if laminate or … [Read more...] about What is a Breakfast Bar?