Paint your counters with a product by Rust-Oleum called Countertop Coating. That is a paint specifically made for use on counters. Don't use regular paint, even with this stuff I was skeptical and waited several months to write up this page to make sure it was durable and I could actually recommend it. We applied it and it still looks great!
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Are your kitchen counters cluttered and messy? You will be amazed at how much better you feel if you completely clear them off! Here's how to completely clear off your kitchen counters at LiveRenewed.com