Laminate or tile? Wood or stone? Make an informed decision with some of the pros and cons of common countertop surfaces.
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Stainless steel is a sleek and modern countertop material. There are many reasons why stainless steel is the material of choice for commercial kitchens. It’s heat-resistant, durable, and easy to clean. It can show scratches and dull your knives, so use a cutting board when possible.