Kitchen Worktop Ideas: 11 Clever Ways to Make Your Surfaces Work Harder

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Your kitchen worktop ideas will play a huge role in defining the way your kitchen design looks and works. Work surfaces have to be very hardworking and able to withstand everything that a practical space throws at them, such as spills, high temperatures and sharp utensils.

However, worktops don't just fulfil a utilitarian role, they also form an integral part of the way your kitchen looks. 

Natasha Brinsmead

Natasha is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Associate Content Editor and has been a member of the team for over two decades. An experienced journalist and renovation expert, she has written for a number of homes titles. Over the years Natasha has renovated and carried out a side extension to a Victorian terrace. She is currently living in the rural Edwardian cottage she renovated and extended on a largely DIY basis, living on site for the duration of the project. She is now looking for her next project — something which is proving far harder than she thought it would be.