From granite to quartz and everything in between. Here’s everything you need to restore or replace you kitchen or bathroom countertop.

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DIYers Share 9 Tips for Building the Ultimate Bar At Home

A home bar sounds like a more difficult project than it is. Here we explain the process with the help of DIYers who did it successfully.

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Can You Paint Granite Countertops?

Yes! Uncover the pros, cons and expert tips for this budget-friendly kitchen transformation.

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Tile Countertops Are Making a Comeback

Don't panic. They're way chicer than their '90s counterparts.

How To Install Butcher Block Countertops

Wooden counters add depth and natural flair to your kitchen. Here's how to install butcher block countertops.

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The Best Countertop Paint and Refinishing Kits

Update your kitchen or bathroom with one of the best countertop paint or refinishing kits, from touch ups to complete...

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Is GE Re-New the Best Silicone Caulk Remover? We Tried It!

We tried GE Re-New, the product that spiffs up the silicone seams in your kitchen and bath in no time.

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15 Concrete Countertops We Think Are Really Cool

Ditch your plan of installing marble, granite, quartz or butcher block countertops so you can reimagine your kitchen featuring the...

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What to Know About Countertop Options

Countertops should be as functional as they are attractive. Here’s the scoop on some popular countertop materials.

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Pro Tips for Basement Finishing

These are great tips on how to solve many of the problems you're likely to encounter when working on your...

Electrical Code Requirements for Islands and Peninsulas 

If the title of this topic has you daydreaming about a tropical island or peninsula somewhere in the Caribbean Sea,...

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Tips and Techniques for Pouring Self-Leveling Underlayment

We’ll show you the step-by-step process to achieve a perfectly flat and level underlayment that’s smooth as glass.

Butcher Block Oil vs. Cutting Board Oil: What’s the Difference?

Whether you've got a 10-inch cutting board or 5-foot butcher block countertop, regular oiling conditions the wood and helps create...

Take a Look: Concrete Countertops Pros and Cons

Considering concrete countertops? Find out if they're the right choice for your kitchen with these concrete countertops pros and cons.

What to Know About Your Butcher Block Countertop

You've moved into a home that has butcher block countertops. Lucky you! But, if you're apprehensive, here's what you need...

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How to Pour an Epoxy Countertop

The look of marble at a fraction of the cost.

How to Tile Countertops

Tile on laminate: A good idea?

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How to Remove Stains From Plastic Laminate Countertops

Even the toughest food and liquid stains can be cleaned from kitchen counters with the right tools and cleaner.

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A Full Guide to Countertop Installation

Step-by-step instructions on how to install a pre-made plastic laminate countertop in your kitchen or bathroom.

How to Select Laminate Countertops

Expert advice for getting a high-style, easy-care countertop at an affordable price.

How to Install Granite Tile Countertops (Kitchen Tile)

Granite tile gives you the appearance of a solid-stone slab at one-third the cost. We’ll show you the techniques for...

How to Cut Marble

Marble is a timeless material, but cutting it can be daunting. Luckily, it doesn't have to be. Follow this easy...

Installing Laminate Countertops

Build a laminate countertop from scratch

How to Bend Wood

Bending hardwood trim for a countertop

How to Keep Your Cat Off the Counter: Top 10 Ways

If you have a cat, you likely know the struggle to keep him or her off the kitchen countertop. There...

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The Real Reason the Lazy Susan Got Its Name

A lazy Susan is a round tray that rotates and is meant to sit on a countertop or table and...

Laminate Repair Tips: Reglue Loose Laminate

Fix loose laminate quickly and easily before it breaks off

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Make a Plastic Laminate Table Top

Make a super-solid top for a desk in one day

How To Clean Laminate Countertops

Because laminate holds up quite well and is far less expensive than other countertop surfaces, it has remained a viable...

Buying Countertops: Plastic Laminates, Granite and Solid Surfaces

Pros, cons, costs (and some pretty strong opinions).

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8 Updated Laminate Countertop Ideas That Don’t Look Like Laminate

Both durable and less expensive than many other countertop materials, plastic laminate has come a long way from the kitchen...