What is Solid Surface? Discover it

Every day there are more and more people who decide to use Solid Surface for all kinds of projects: kitchens, bathrooms, design furniture, … or to manufacture washbasins, countertops, sinks, accessories, … as all those you can find in our online store.

If you are not yet familiar with this material and would like to know more about it, in today’s post we explain in a brief and summarized way what Solid Surface is.

Solid Surface is basically a synthetic material for solid surfaces composed of 2/3 parts of natural mineral fillers (silica, quartz, marble, aluminum trihydroxide, …) and 1/3 part of various high-strength resins (acrylic or polyester-based).

Currently, within the Solid Surface family there are several brands, some of the most important and well-known being the ones shown below:

  • DuPont Corian
  • Formica Solid Surface
  • Betacryl
  • Krion
  • Avonite
  • Franke Solid Surface
  • Staron

The composition of the Solid Surface makes the material very pleasant to the touch, with an exclusive appearance and high strength and hardness.


Solid Surface, thanks to its properties, has multiple application sectors, the most common being the bathroom (sinks, shower trays, bathtubs, …), kitchen, tables and all kinds of accessories and complements(towel racks, soap dishes, shelves, ...). But we can also find it in places we never imagined, such as floors, walls, facades, sculptures, furniture, … Really, it is a material with many possibilities, capable of reaching unimaginable points in terms of design and architecture.

At Novellshop we believe that Solid Surface is one of the best performing materials on the market, as we can see by looking at some of its characteristics:

  • No gaskets
  • Non-porous
  • Thermoformable
  • Heavy duty
  • No maintenance
  • High temperature resistance
  • Easy cleaning
  • Fully repairable
  • Thermoregulable (adapts to ambient temperature)
  • 100% hygienic

In short, Solid Surface is an exclusive material that, compared to other materials in the same application sectors, is equally or more economical and undoubtedly offers much more.

We invite you to visit our online store, where you will find all kinds of washbasins, washbasin tops, accessories and complements, … all of them made in Solid Surface. Click on the following link:

Likewise, we also carry out all kinds of projects for architects, decorators, hotels, … (professional clients). You have more information about what we can offer you in our corporate website:

Finally, we take this opportunity to inform you that Novellshop has more than 30 years of experience in the manufacture and sale of all types of Solid Surface products.

Novellshop, your Solid Surface online store.

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