With a wide range of materials, designs and colours, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to worktops. For understated luxury, choose solid timber, polished quartz, granite or stainless steel, and consider glass or concrete for a fashionable alternative. High-pressure laminates are particularly hard wearing, while Corian’s versatility means it can be shaped into drip trays, splash-backs and sinks for the ultimate streamlined finish.