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FAQs: Evolve Solid Laminate Worktops

Everything you need to know about Evolve solid laminate worktops, so you can get kitchen design and compact laminate installation perfect. Don't see your Evolve question answered below? Contact us and we'll be right on it. 

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There are no special tools needed for fitting Evolve. We recommend you have a handheld router, drill, sander, jigsaw and new sharp blades, a worktop jig, handheld circular saw, extraction unit, clamps and biscuit jointing equipment. We also recommend wearing PPE. Find the full Evolve installation guide here.

Using a sharp saw blade or router cutter is essential. You can plunge, using a portable hand held saw, in three 4mm increments to get through the thickness of the material, and finish ends using a hand router. Find the full Evolve installation guide with Cutting section here.

Join Evolve worktops using No.20 biscuits – typically 5 or 6 biscuits minimum. Remember to carry out a dry fit and ensure the edges of both worktops are perfectly straight and parallel. Use Complete adhesive to finish the join, and use suction cup or hot melt block method to join. Find the full Evolve installation guide with Jointing section here.

Yes! Find the full Evolve installation guide with Hob and Oven section here.

Yes! Please refer to sink manufacturer’s instructions for correct support and fitting information. Find the full Evolve installation guide with Undermount Sink section here.

Yes! You can use a router and jig to create drainer grooves and expose the coloured core of the Evolve worktop. Find the full Evolve installation guide with Drainer Grooves section here.

Yes - Evolve compact laminate worktops are 100% waterproof, so can be used in the kitchen with any kind of sink, and are ideal for use as bathroom vanity tops. Learn all about the uses for Evolve solid laminate worktops here.

Use Complete adhesive to join Evolve worktops. Complete is colour compatible with Evolve worktops and can be used for joints, sealing sinks and adhering upstands. Learn more about Complete adhesive here.

You can download Evolve solid laminate materials here. If you can't find what you're looking for, contact our team and we'll help any way we can.

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