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  • Paint a Countertop to Look Like Granite

    Bath, Bath, Kitchen, Kitchen, Remodeling September 13, 2009 Matt Weber

      The EHT staff came across an interesting paint system at the 2009 National Hardware Show that offered a way to decorate an existing countertop surface to look like granite. The product is called Gianni and it includes a kit that covers approximately 35 square feet of countertop—that’s roughly 16 running feet of standard 24-inch wide countertops. The idea is […]

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  • DIY Countertops with Solid Surface Material

    Bath, Countertops, Kitchen, Remodeling August 20, 2009 admin

    Section 1: Cutting, Gluing, and Seaming Solid Surface Basics ·         What’s Covered ·         Tools Needed ·         Cutting ·         Gluing Two Pieces Together ·         Finishing The Surface Section 2: Fabricating a Counter Top ·         What’s Covered? ·         Templating/Sheet Layout ·         Edge Build-Up ·         Inside Corners Procedure ·         Installing Sinks ·     Solid Surface Undermount Sink ·     Stainless Steel, Granite, or Porcelain Undermount […]

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