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Making a Solid-Surface Countertop

Synthetic materials can be worked like wood and polished like stone

Albuquerque woodworker Sven Hanson takes the mystery out of fabricating countertops from solid surface material such as Corian. He covers the whole process, from gluing and polishing to cutting in sinks. If you've never worked with solid surfacing, this is a good primer on the topic.

Making a Solid-Surface Countertop

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