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Count on Your Countertop Basic Home Renovation Project Tips for Every Budget

Full of charm with historic connections to New York's scenic Hudson Valley, our home stands along the mountainside brimming with rural life character. The story explaining how it is that our kitchen came to be designed with strawberry pink laminate countertops, will forever remain a curiously unsolved mystery. Innovations in kitchen countertops offer a generous selection of textiles, colors and styles. How do you decide exactly what type of countertop surface material best suits your particular lifestyle needs? Here are some general ideas of what to consider so you can count on your countertops for function and style, with these basic home renovation project tips for every budget.

Thank you to the promotional team for Premier Surfaces Rochester, New York for the courtesy of sponsoring this editorial content.

Count on Your Countertops
Basic Home Renovation Project Tips for Every Budget

If your home is anything like our home, then the kitchen and the bathroom are usually the most popular common household areas. Making the decision to add an updated look during home renovation projects brings about both its own set of challenges and rewards. Finding the style of countertops that you can really count on should include three basic deciding factors- the room style and needs, material durability, and project budget. Which one of these deciding factors weighs most heavily in your home improvement decision?

Premier Surfaces Rochester, New York

Appealing to every customer's budget from the DIY renovator to the hired general contractor, Premier Surfaces helps to transform countertops surfaces with natural or engineered stone selections to recreate your kitchen or bathroom from functional to fabulous. Premier Surfaces of Rochester, New York exhibits tremendous pride in their premium selection of high-quality, curated collections featuring top brand names, with materials in a stunning array of countertop surfaces in a variety of color selections and styles, ideal for your home improvement project.


Luxury trends for bathroom and kitchen remodel projects gravitate toward the classic elegance of natural marble stone surfaces. Maintenance of marble entails proper surface treatments and care, however, adds unquestioned classic elegance to countertops in addition to displaying a high tolerance to heat extremes on surfaces.


Natural granite stone countertop surfaces add value to your home as a luxury upgrades ideal for home renovation and design projects in the kitchen and bathroom. Granite countertops offer a stylish, one-of-a-kind, durable surface, resistant to damaging burns, surface scratches, and stains, as well as being mold-resistant and mildew-resistant with routine sealant applications.

Engineered Marble and Granite

Suited to custom designs, engineered marble and granite offer a more diverse, versatile product selection for home improvement projects. Both durable and non-porous, engineered marble and granite countertop surfaces can be custom-built for bathroom vanity designs, bathtubs, shower bases, and window sills.




Soapstone is a uniquely crafted stone slab surface serving as an environmentally-friendly option for kitchen countertops. Vibrant and rich in color, the texture of polished natural soapstone is favored as home decor upgrade due to its heat-resistant surface.


Showcasing a natural, organic style, limestone fares well in humid environments, presenting a desired qualities for a bathroom vanity. The porous nature of natural limestone requires special care and maintenance to preserve its integrity.

Strong and durable, quartz offers extensive variety in unique color and style designs. Sealed natural quartz countertops are cleaner, safer, non-porous surfaces, with a high resistance to the daily wear-and-tear of stains, scratches and heat.

Solid Surface

Solid Surface is man-made from natural materials and acrylic polymer, are durably made and ideal for seamless custom countertops.  Designed as a non-porous surface option, solid surface performs well for bathroom vanities, showers and commercial use, as being cost effective and easily maintained.

Specialty Materials

Taking a far less traditional route than the inclusion of natural stone countertops and surfaces, the availability of  specialty materials is a commonly explore design solution. Combining function and flair, specialty materials including, stainless steel and copper, semi-precious stones, handcrafted wood finishes, and decorative tile selections are some of the other exclusive countertop surface options available with Premier Surfaces. Which specialty materials would best feature in your kitchen or bathroom design?

Premier Surfaces is an industry-leader providing high-quality product materials satisfying the needs of residential or commercial clients. Visiting or contacting the Premier Surfaces Rochester, New York showroom during business hours will connect you to their knowledgeable team to assist you with planning your design project.

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