Countertops 101 How To Cut Formica
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Thanks to its waterproof properties, affordable cost and relative ease of installation, Formica has been one of the most popular countertop materials for over a century.If this is your first time learning how to cut Formica, it's easy to be a bit overwhelmed by the project.
Fortunately, we have all the tips you need so you can cut and install a beautiful Formica countertop in your kitchen or bathroom.By the time you're finished with this guide, you should be feeling confident in your ability to tackle your next remodeling project.
What You'll Need Formica is thin and easy to cut with just a few tools.But, if you want your results to look professional, there are a few additional tools you'll need to break out to get the job done right.
Here's what you'll need: Table sawJigsawSaw HorsesTape measureFraming squarePainter's TapeCarpenter's PencilContact cementRouter with a laminate cutting bit (or a pack of 100 grit sandpaper)Small metal fileSafety gogglesWork glovesStep I: Preparing the Formica Before we cover how to cut Formica, we'll need to prepare our Formica sheets for the job.
Formica is typically sold in large 4x8 sheets that you'll need to cut down to size for your job.Use your tape measure to...