Always use trivets since the countertop can't take heat from sizzling hot pans as well as burns and scorches cannot be eliminated. Laminating units are widely used to create laminate countertops where some machines have much more than one roller so that a lot more than one laminate sheet may be grown. A few stubborn stains are going to need a bit rubbing. Laminate countertops have seen many upgrades from the more traditional Formica top. It's not wise to use the laminate counter top as a work table or perhaps slicing board as though the laminate is water and shock resistant, it's not scratchproof. You'll practically find laminate countertops everywhere, like in restaurants, bathrooms, kitchen, and even in bowling alleys.