Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

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Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby Lady tehMa » Nov 28th, 2017, 7:39 pm

I need new countertops. I'm not sure if I could get away with just a surface refinish or if I'll need new ones. Laminate only - that's what our budget is.

What would you recommend?

If redoing, who would you recommend?
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Re: Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby oneh2obabe » Nov 28th, 2017, 7:59 pm

There are stone refinishing kits available at Home Hardware, Home Depot and I think Rona also carries the product.

http://www.techstone.ca/ct_refinish_kit.html

One of the top rated kits - company is in Hamilton, ON
http://www.daichcoatings.com/spreadston ... p_kit.html

Kits are on sale for $79 and $89 vs $169.95 and $199.95
http://www.daichstore.com/
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Re: Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby alanjh595 » Nov 28th, 2017, 8:00 pm

I have been in the business for years and I don't have anyone that I could recommend to do that job. Where do you live? PM me.
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Re: Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby vegas1500 » Nov 28th, 2017, 8:00 pm

Lady tehMa wrote:I need new countertops. I'm not sure if I could get away with just a surface refinish or if I'll need new ones. Laminate only - that's what our budget is.

What would you recommend?

If redoing, who would you recommend?


If you currently have laminate, they sell kits to refinish yourself. I used one about a year ago in an office and it turned out pretty nice. It was a lot of work but you really labor is free, and if you don't mind a project give it a try.
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Re: Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby alanjh595 » Nov 28th, 2017, 8:02 pm

oneh2obabe wrote:There are stone refinishing kits available at Home Hardware, Home Depot and I think Rona also carries the product.

http://www.techstone.ca/ct_refinish_kit.html


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Re: Refinish v. N Laminate Countertops

Postby oneh2obabe » Nov 28th, 2017, 8:09 pm

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