What is a Formica Countertop?
Formica countertops are affordable High Pressure Laminate countertops comprised of layers of plastic. These layers are bonded to particleboard with resin to create a strong, solid surface.
Formica countertops are sold internationally; however, PG Bison is the main manufacturer of Formica Countertops in South Africa. They provide suppliers all over the country with the quality countertops so that consumers can purchase the product easily.
How do You Clean the Countertops?
In most cases, you will simply need to use a non-abrasive, clean, damp cotton cloth along with a mild liquid detergent to wipe down the surfaces. Ring out the cloth before wiping down the surfaces as too much water too often can penetrate the surface of and cause the material to swell.
How do You Create Cut-outs for Sinks, Hobs, Etc.?
Read a step-by-step guide on how to create cut-outs on your countertop.
How do You Attach Countertops to Cabinets?
View a step-by-step video on how to attach countertops to cabinets.
What Surface Finishes are the Countertops Available in?
View PG Bison’s range of Formica LifeSeal Worktops, ideal for kitchen worktops and shopfitting. The surface finishes mimic other popular surface materials, such as:
How do You Cut and Edge the Countertops?
Read a step-by-step guide on how to cut and edge the Countertops.
How do You Seal the Countertop Edges?
Read a step-by-step guide on how to seal the Countertop edges.
What are the Main Benefits of Formica Countertops?
- They are a great, affordable investment to make for your home
- New colours and styles come out on a regular basis, ensuring modern and traditional styles
- They last very long
- They require little maintenance
- They are extremely easy to clean
- You can create a kitchen that is magazine-ready with the beautiful surface finishes available