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dwanton

05:22AM | 07/24/06
Member Since: 07/23/06
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I have a ten year old corian countertop in my kitchen. Do you think I could refinish the surface myself? What steps would I follow? Thanks so much for your advice.

Alice

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07:26PM | 07/29/06
Member Since: 04/17/04
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It depends on the condition of thr surface. If it's just normal wear with scratches in the surface you may be able to get rid of most of them with a green Scotch Bright pad. Otherwise sandpaper is required. Wet or Dry paper from 3M in 220 grit is very agressive when used with water. Use it in a circular motion with water as a lubricant to remove the worst scratches, followed by 400 grit in the same pattern. Finish up with a green Scotch Bright followed by a red Scotch Bright pad. If all you need to do is remove the glossy surface, just use the red pad. Good luck.
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