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Corian countertops are made of a mix of acrylic polymers and stone, making them uniform throughout and less expensive than natural stone. Use of polymers allows the manufacturer to create the countertop in colors not ava... More »

Cutting a Corian countertop requires proper measurements and a sharp blade. A circular saw or router work best to cut the Corian countertop, but for smaller cuts, a belt sander works great. More »

Film and light scratches may be sanded away from Corian using an abrasive cleanser and cleaning pads. Very fine grit, wet-dry sandpaper can remove deeper scratches. More »

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