laminate countertops

  • Regularly clean with soap and water.
  • Occasionally stains may occur that need to be removed. A foambased commercial cleaner is recommended for porous finishes.
  • Again, soap and warm water may be used for cleaning, but may need to be rinsed twice to avoid film build-up.
  • Abrasive cleaners should never be used.
  • Placing hot pots and pans on laminated plastic surfaces will result in burn marks that cannot be removed short of replacement of the entire countertop.
  • Only ceramic tile tops are generally capable of withstanding these temperatures without marring laminated plastic tops obviously require caution to avoid scratching and chipping.
  • Even if your laminated plastic top looks like butcher-block, it is subject to damage if used as a cutting surface without protection.