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Laundry and Utility Rooms: Ideal Countertop Material Options

You can make the most of unused space in your home by turning it into a laundry or utility room. Having a dedicated room for doing your laundry will make the task so much easier. It helps eliminate clutter, making your living space look more organized, clean and appealing.  

Laundry and Utility Rooms: Ideal Countertop Material Options

Here are some of the best countertop materials for laundry or utility rooms.

Solid Surface

The smoothness of solid surface countertops makes folding clothes easier. This material is either made from polyester or acrylic. It comes in a wide range of solid colors and stone finishes. Solid surface countertops may not feature the depth of quartz, but homeowners and buyers find them attractive. If you prefer this material, you should prevent placing hot irons on its surface because it can melt. 


Laminate cabinets will allow you to effortlessly fold and sort out your clothes. You can get them in solid colors or finishes that resemble natural wood. It’s a cost-effective option for homeowners who wish you give their laundry room a makeover. 

Ceramic Tile 

Ceramic tile is known for its excellent durability and cost-effectiveness. It does a great job in withstanding heat from hot irons. You can prolong the life of your ceramic tile countertops with regular maintenance. Just be sure not to place really heavy items on top of them, such as large laundry detergent containers, to prevent chipping. 

Engineered Stone

Another material to consider for your laundry room countertops is engineered stone. It features a smooth, flat and seamless appearance. They have similar properties to natural stones, meaning they are durable. This material can give your laundry or utility room a more luxurious appearance. 

At Long Island Wood Renewal, LLC, our experienced team will help you choose the best material and style for your laundry room and kitchen countertops. Call us at (631) 414-7082, or fill out our contact form to get a free estimate. We serve clients in Hicksville, Huntington and Plainview, NY.