Houzz Quiz: Which Kitchen Benchtop Is Right for You?
The options for kitchen benchtops can seem endless. Take our quiz to help you narrow down your selection
Jennifer Ott 6 August 2015
San Francisco-based architectural color specialist and design writer. Jennifer's work has been featured in many print and online publications. Her recently-published book, "1000 Ideas for Color Schemes," is a beautifully illustrated and easy-to-navigate guide that takes the guesswork out of selecting the perfect color palette for your home or special event. For more information on Jennifer Ott Design, visit http://jenottdesign.com/.
San Francisco-based architectural color specialist and design writer. Jennifer's... More
I’m often asked to assist overwhelmed homeowners with picking out their kitchen benchtops. Usually all it takes to guide them toward a winning material is to suss out some of the project’s details, such as their budget, cooking and cleaning style, and of course aesthetic preferences. I’ve put some of my questions into quiz form for a fun way to get you thinking about the right material for your own kitchen benchtops. Be sure to share your results!
1. Which of the following best describes your favourite kitchen style?
2. What is your kitchen renovation budget?
3. What is your typical role in the kitchen?
4. How are your DIY skills?
5. How do you feel about patina?
6. What’s the single most important characteristic of a benchtop material for you?
7. What’s your favourite food to prepare?
8. What’s your favourite splashback material?
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