Return to the Bathrooms Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Seams in edge of counter?

Posted by JKB123 (My Page) on
Sat, Mar 17, 12 at 1:24

Hi I'm in the middle of a bathroom remodel and was wondering if any of you have some advice on our countertops. We used Chroma, a man made quartz, and they were just installed. The slab was about 3/4 inch, and our fabricator made them look like they're thicker, so there's a seam right in the middle of the edge. since the countertops are a light color, it's kind of noticeable. Other than this, it all looks great.

Is this where the seam is supposed to be? If so, is there anything. I can do to make it less noticeable?

I appreciate your kind advice,
J


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Seams in edge of counter?

Padding thickness at the edge always creates a seam.

It is common in stone and any number of the synthetics that are not available in thick dimensions, or if you elected thinner materiel to save money in the body of the counter but wanted the thicker appearance.

A good seam should not stand out though.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Bathrooms Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here