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Paper Countertops Are Strong Like Bull

Here is a video that is about the future of countertops…and it’s made of paper!  Stronger than stone, PaperStone countertops manufactured in Hoquiam, WA display its durability when a sample of this alternative material is pounded by a hammer in the video.

SOLIDCRAFT is a Portland based company that has PaperStone and is one of the only local companies around that has the experience of installing this and other alternative countertops.


By Jonathan Davis

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Beaverton, OR
I have used this in two remodeling projects thus far. It is a great surface. You can also find it at Ecohaus.

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