In selecting your perfect kitchen, it is essential to choose the right kitchen worktop to match the look and function of your kitchen. Vale Kitchens will help you choose a worktop that meets your needs by assessing how you’ll be using it and whether a particular material is suitable for you. Factors to consider include budget, ease of maintenance, durability, heat and stain resistance. The below options are the most popular choices of material for kitchen worktops.
HanexIs a premium acrylic solid surface material offering beauty, durability, design flexibility and colour choice. As Hanex is acrylic, the fabrication advantages are huge. Hanex can be cut, shaped, moulded, routed and thermoformed into 3D shapes. The up-stands, splash-backs and corners are all seamless. Hanex is also an ideal hygienic material that is resistant to moisture, pollutants and bacteria making it easy to clean and maintain.
CorianYour kitchen inspiration should be reflected throughout every detail of your design, including the kitchen sink. With DuPont™ Corian® solid surface you can create the sink feature that fits within your plans perfectly. Beauty, functionality, durability, stain resistance, hygiene and easy care are just some of the reasons why kitchen sinks made with DuPont™ Corian® are the perfect addition to your kitchen design. Corian® is nonporous to resist the growth of mould or mildew.
StaronQuality, appearance and craftsmanship are what separate Staron solid surfaces, sinks, bowls and splashbacks from other materials. Fresh and innovative, Staron is a practical technology that provides an elegance for every home into which it is installed. With stunning designs, including new and dramatically veined stone designs, Staron solid surfaces are revolutionising kitchen and bathroom design. Staron is now also helping the environment by removing the need to select natural stone which has been extracted wholesale from the earth.
SilestoneSilestone is a natural quartz surface created for high quality kitchens, including countertops and sinks, with advanced bacteriostatic protection. Silestone offers a range of more than 80 unique colours and a variety of textures and finishes, so the possibilities are endless with this extraordinarily high performance. Silestone is manufactured in 3 thicknesses - 12mm, 20mm and 30mm material.
SuprastoneSuprastone is a natural quartz surface developed and created to decorate today’s kitchens in a range of attractive quartz colours and textures. From the most modern designs to the most traditional, any idea can be brought to life.
DektonHigh UV Resistance - Highly Scratch Resistant - Resistant to Stains - High Resistance to Fire & Heat - Resistant to Abrasion - Resistant to Ice and Thawing. Dekton comes in two different thicknesses depending on application requirements 12mm / 20mm. Thanks to Dektons size and lightness. There are so many possibilities for new designs in kitchens. (320 cm x 144cm)