Common solid surface brands include Corian and Hi-Macs. They are made of acrylic and come in many colors.
Laminate countertops have been very popular for years because they are affordable and readily available. You may know them better by the common brand name, Formica.
Though not common in residential kitchens, you’ve likely seen stainless steel countertops in commercial settings. They are easy to clean and heat resistant.
“Recycled” is a popular term for homeowners concerned with sustainability. These countertop surfaces are made with glass chips from a variety of materials
Using contrasting colors and two different types of stone in the same kitchen is an attractive trend that is growing in popularity.
Greens go with just about everything: with black, stainless steel, and maple or cherry cabinets.