Bench Top Materials                                                        Cabinetry Materials


Solid surface

Acrylic bench tops are made from high performance resins and natural minerals.

A popular choice if you are wanting a seamless finish with no visible joins. 

Acrylic is stain resistant / bacteria resistant / heat resistant / seamless

Thermoformed / lacquered 

Theroformed doors are a thermal laminate which is bonded under heat and vacuum pressure onto MDF board. It comes in various colours and profiles. It is a seamless product,  easy care and comes in low and high gloss finishes.

Paint is also a popular choice as you can choose most resene and dulux paints.  You can have high or a low gloss finish, and can be used on all profiled doors and panels. Paint has a pristine seamless finish




Caesarstone is one of the most popular choices of bench top surfaces. It is made of 93% natural quartz. There are numerous choices of colours available within NZ. 

It is heat resistant / scratch resistant / hard wearing / easy care


Melamine / Melteca

Melamine's & Melteca are a low pressure laminate pressed onto MDF or Partical board. This product is one of the most cost effective options when designing new kitchen's and cabinetry. It's a very durable, easy clean product with a colour range to suit anyone's preferences. 


High pressure laminate

High pressure laminates are one of the most cost effective bench top products, it has a huge palette range including solid colours, wood grains and patterns. Textured finishes are also available as well as high and low gloss. 

High pressure laminate is stain resistant / heat resistant / hard wearing / easy care / antimicrobial

Timber Veneer

Veneer is a thin (usually no more than 1mm ) natural timber overlay pressed onto MDF or Substrate options. Timber veneers are one of the most popular choices in kitchen joinery. choosing a timber veneer gives you that warm, natural wood feel and look. It is a unique and individual choice of product as no-one would have the same. You can choose from a huge range of natural species , and have stained or lacquered to your liking. Some choose to add a natural plank look , or white wash depending on your tastes. Veneers can create a modern contemporary look, along with vintage themes.