If someone enjoys the look of wood in their kitchen, but they do not have money to purchase solid wood pieces for their countertops, Wood Veneers San Fernando Valley CA is a great alternative. Wood veneers are made from thin layers of wood. To protect countertops with wood veneers in place, laminate can be applied. This coating give the veneers added stability and will keep the counters from becoming blemished or damaged from the use of everyday kitchen utensils and supplies.
To add this protective layer, the wood veneer countertop would first need to be completely cleared of personal items. A mixture of a mild detergent and warm water can be used to cleanse the countertop, removing all debris in the process. It would then need to be wiped down with a piece of microfiber or another non-abrasive cloth. The laminate coating should not be applied until the countertop is completely dry.
The laminate coating can be purchased from a home good store or a service specializing in Wood Veneers San Fernando Valley CA. Adhesive will first need to be applied to the countertop. Afterwards, the laminate can be positioned properly over the countertop and set down on top of the adhesive. This is a job that should be done by more than one person so it is lined up with the edges of the countertop. After it is set o n the adhesive, it can be smoothed into place with help from a roller. This will remove any air bubbles underneath the laminate coating layer. If there are portions where excess laminate coating is hanging over an edge of the counter top, it can be removed with a utility knife.
Adding a laminate coating to Wood Veneers San Fernando Valley CA is best if done by a professional. Visiting a web page like Hartersurfaces.com or calling a similar service can help. An appointment can be made through the service to have contractors come to the home to add the laminate coating. If there are problems with the wood veneer surface, they can make repair or do a replacement before adding the protective layer.