Cheap vs. Steep: Bathroom Countertops

Countertops are expensive. It’s as simple as that. Countertops can easily be one of the most expensive components of a bathroom remodel. If you are considering changing out your bathroom countertops, look below to find which options may fit into your budget.

Cheap: Laminate Countertops

An inexpensive alternate to solid surface and stone, laminate countertops are available in many styles and colors. Some laminate countertops can even mimic the look natural stone countertops, which when combined with their price, makes them that much more appealing to those who are looking for a bargain type countertop.

Cheap: Basic Ceramic Tile

Simple ceramic tile is less expensive than natural stone and provides a water-resistance, easy-to-clean countertop surface. If you ask me, basic ceramic tile seems like a win-win-win type of countertop.

Mid-Range: Engineered Stone Countertops

For somewhat larger budgets, quartz countertops combine the beauty of natural stone with the durability of a manufactured surface.

Mid-Range: Solid-Surface Countertops

A compromise between laminate and natural stone, acrylic-based solid-surface countertops are stain-resistant, easy-to-clean and available in dozens of colors. You will be able to choose whatever kind of color you think will best be able to tie the entire bathroom together.

Steep: Granite Countertops

Though much more expensive than laminate or tile, granite countertops can add value to a home and offer an elegant, stain-resistant surface. Granite countertops are a very attractive addition to your bathroom and will have your guests wishing that they had your bathroom countertops in their home.

Steep: Marble Countertops

An elegant option for high-end baths, marble countertops offer dramatic veining and lovely colorations. Most marble scratches and stains rather easily, so this stone would be best kept for gently used bathrooms.

Bathrooms are such important rooms in your home. You spend a lot of time in the bathroom for multiple reasons, so why not make it one of your most attractive and favorite rooms to be in. PlumbTile can aid you in creating the bathroom of your dreams. PlumbTile will be able to help you match your flooring to whichever countertop type you choose. They will be able to tie your whole room together.