5 Qualities to Look for in a Countertop

The best workplace countertops can help your team get the job done faster and much more efficiently—or derail them in the worst way. So here are a few factors to help you find the best one:

  1. Resistant to moisture and liquid
  2. SFGate says one of the best materials available for work counters is phenolic resin. It especially works against leaks or spills. By choosing a counter that’s resistant to chemicals and liquids, you can easily wipe the surface clean instead of having to worry about how spills and leaks damage the counter.

  3. Resistant to bacteria
  4. Counters made out of this material prove to be highly resistant to more than chemicals, oil and moisture. They also kill bacteria and fungus growth so it’s quite easy and simple to keep the counters clean every day. These phenolic resin countertops are great for hospital settings, restaurant counters, and school or work laboratories.

  5. Resistant to scuffs and abrasions
  6. Aside from being resistant to chemicals and bacteria, phenolic resin work counters keep scuffs and abrasions to a minimum. It also means it can stand to up to pressure upon impact. This way, you can provide your employees with work counters that really shine and look good, ones that should last them for years and years. It’s durable and looks great, what more could your team ask for? So if you want to upgrade the look and feel of your work space or simply think it’s time to install better-looking counters, then this is an excellent choice to go for.

  7. High heating capacity
  8. If getting the job done means engaging in a range of chemical applications that involve varying exposures to heat, then choosing a phenolic resin counter is one of the best moves you can make. Given the heating capacity of this counter top, you won’t find any other type of material out there that can outperform it. Whether it’s about higher heat loads or open flames, installing these counters provides your team with the best work conditions possible.

  9. Easy to maintain
  10. Spill-proof counters are easy clean and therefore maintain. This way, you can spend more time on core applications rather than on maintenance issues. By choosing counters made out of phenolic resin, you can get the job done faster.

    So if you’re still looking for counters to install at work, do your research and find out if this one fits your team’s needs and budget. For more information on that, contact AGR Fabricators, INC. for more details.