Concrete Countertops Over Laminate
Here s a pic of the original counters if you haven t seen it yet check out the how to post for concrete countertops over laminate to install your own counter.
Concrete countertops over laminate. A laminate re covering process is similar to fabricating new custom laminate countertops. We got all sorts of crazy and decided to pour concrete right over the laminate counters in our kitchen. Of surface area so i figured it wasn t too large for me to take on. July 27 2015 by bethany 14 comments.
All bathroom and kitchen countertops matched. Concrete overlay may be customized with concrete dye stain and pigment for rich color and texture at a fraction of. I got mine from home depot in a 7lb. You cut the sheets a little bit oversize and glue them down with contact cement.
I was up for the challenge. It s a lovely 50 s era single level house. The result is essentially a brand new countertop. You read that correct.
I created a concrete countertop that impressed the next tenants enough they asked to purchase the property. Easy peasy diy concrete countertops over my laminate counters. I removed the old countertops replaced them with wood. Concrete countertops over existing laminate.
This post is sponsored by encore. The product i used is henry brand feather finish concrete underlayment patch and skimcoat. I talk about how we poured a concrete counter top over a pre existing on. I have about 25 sq.
I m going to share how we did it with you the good and the bad because i want you to be able to learn from our mistakes. All opinion are 100 my own. Diy feather finish concrete countertops three years later. Concrete overlay for countertops is an ultra strong easy to apply concrete layer used to lay over existing laminate formica wood or tile countertops.
I decided to give these a shot mostly because i didn t have the money yet to go full on with new counters and didn t. Overlay ensures a durable concrete look and feel at a fraction of the cost required for freshly poured concrete slabs. Dewalt battery operated stapler gun. Enter to win a free countertop refinishing system kit here for those of you who don t know we bought our first home several months ago.
Box for around 17 but you can. 1x4s for the back area 1x2s to cover the front edge.