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20 DIY Countertops for your Kitchen or Bathroom

Want to save money on your next remodel? Skip the granite or quartz and make one of these DIY countertops for your kitchen or bathroom instead!

DIY countertop ideas

Countertops are one of the biggest expenses of a kitchen remodel, and the price for solid stone can cause quite the sticker shock! Take a look at the different types of countertops to compare the pros and cons of each.

But you can stretch your budget by making your own countertop instead!

Some of these DIY countertop ideas will even work without ripping out your existing countertop. Sometimes just a little paint or contact paper is all you need to transform your kitchen or bathroom into your dream space!

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Whether you're a first time homeowner or a seasoned pro, you'll find the perfect DIY countertop makeover project in this list!

DIY Countertop Covers

Want to hide your existing countertop instead of replacing it? These clever options will cover that ugly laminate and make it look like granite or marble without the huge price tag!

DIY Wood Countertops

There are a few great benefits to solid wood countertops.

  1. You can cut on it like a giant chopping board.
  2. It gives your kitchen a warmer appearance than cold stone.
  3. There's a variety of species of wood to choose from.

You can even make your own! Check out the tutorials below to learn how.

DIY Concrete Countertops

Concrete isn't just for sidewalks anymore! It also makes a really durable and beautiful countertop material. You can etch it, stain it and polish it to give the surface different looks.

Which one of these DIY kitchen countertops is your favorite? I'd love to hear from you down in the comments below!

collage of DIY countertop ideas