One of the great things about epoxy is that you can add pigments to it and create colours and then mix various colours of epoxy to make gorgeous patterns.
One of them is turning it into faux marble. If you look at the marble epoxy countertop, you will never tell that it is not real marble.
Advantages of using epoxy marble:
All of these advantages make it a great candidate for many applications:
STEPS TO MAKE A MARBLE EPOXY COUNTERTOP:
Step 1: Prep the surface
Step 2: Primer/paint
The goal of the primer and paint is to create a solid colour underneath the epoxy to hide the previous colours.
Step 3: Protect the bottom
It is important to protect the bottom of the board/countertop from drips from the epoxy. They can be a beast to clean up.
Step 4: Mix the epoxy
Step 5: Pour the base layer
Pour the base layer of epoxy starting with a zigzag pattern across the surface.
Step 6: Add the marbling
Honestly, this is probably the easiest and hardest part of this project. It is the easiest because it is mistake-proof. It is the hardest because you can just keep messing with it for a long time without stopping.🙂 This is one of our favourite steps in the such a project!
If you want to know much more about marble epoxy countertop for your kitchen or bathroom, please contact us now.
Epoxy Design Group inc will be happy to answer your questions.
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