Multipurpose Silicone Mat for Kitchen Worktop Protector, Non-Slip, Heat-Proof, Thick(2mm) Large(60x40cm) Table Mat Grey
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You can also ask in kitchen design shops whether they have offcuts of worktop material you could then use to have one made. You can also look online for cut-offs.
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Do you have insurance? Is your public liability insurance up to date? Public liability insurance is vital for all tradespeople as it protects them and you from any injury or damage claims should an accident occur during the installation of your slate kitchen worktops. Marble is a popular choice for a kitchen worktop because it comes in a variety of colours and styles. It is also perfect for the kitchen because it is a natural material that’s tough, durable and heat resistant. Make sure you get your quotations in writing and that each one outlines the same work. That way the quotes will be easier to compare.
Silicone is heat resistant and lightweight. The material is often used to create mats and squares for hot pots and dishes. If you want your protector to match your worktop you can have it made as a bespoke service. This is often carried out by the company who design your worktop.
Extra Thick(2mm) Silicone Mat, Kitchen Worktop Protector
If you are looking at worktop protectors because you are having new worktops fitted, you may need to find a worktop installer. The average size for a chopping board is around 35cm x 25 cm. A good size for a worktop protector would be 70 x 50 or larger. Type of Material Ask at your local DIY store if they cut worktops to any size. If they do you might be able to buy the amount you need.
For most worktops you should use a trivet or worktop protector when placing hot pans, baking trays etc down on the surface. Toughened glass is commonly used as a worktop protector and a chopping board because it is heat resistant and they are easy to clean. You can also add patterns and pictures to glass chopping boards to make them attractive or quirky. Keep collections to yourself or inspire other shoppers! Keep in mind that anyone can view public collections - they may also appear in recommendations and other places.