Avonite Surfaces® have maintained an active presence as solid surface providers since their inception in 1983. In their early days, they found a niche in the market by providing a vibrant spectrum of colours.
Today, Avonite offer one of the most extensive ranges of solid surface products on the market. Similar to Corian®, Avonite’s range can be thermoformed, which means limitless possibilities in terms of shaping; making it a popuar choice for architects and designers in commercial applications, as well as ambitious homeowners.
Colours within band 4 of the Avonite collection are veined. Joints will be more apparent in these styles.
About Avonite Worktops
Avonite worktops are a supported solid surface, consisting of a 12mm mineral material backed by 26mm moisture resistant MDF. THousands of customers choose Solid Surface worktops every year for it's clean, uniform appearance, seamless joins, and the ability to thermoform the material.
Features of Avonite
- 38mm worktop thickness
- Easy to maintain & repair
- Warm and inviting to the touch
- Capable of seamless and inconspicuous joins
- Excellent impact resistance
- Can be thermoformed with limitless design potential
- High chemical resistances
- Seamless moulded sinks from the Avonite [White] or Urban [colour matched] ranges
Important considerations for Avonite
Some colours and styles will contain veining, which is where a style contains swirls, lines, or patterns within the material. The manufacturing processes involved in creating these styles ensure that each piece is random to avoid obvious repetition in your worksurface. As such, please be advised that when purchasing a variant with veining, the final pieces installed may vary from the images displayed on this website.
Dark Colours and Wear
Dark heavily pigmented colours will show scratches, wear and tear more readily than light or textured colours and should not be used in high traffic areas (these colours require a disclaimer form to be completed)
Edge Details / Inlays
We can manufacture most edge details in-house. Please enquire for more details.
- Square, Single Pencil, Single Round, Double Pencil, Double Round, Single Bevel, Double Bevel
- Bullnose, Sharks Nose, Waterfall,
- Lighting Channel - complete with flexible lighting strips
- Inlays - add detailing to the front or top face, such as lines or a chequered effect.
Upstands / Cladding
We can produce upstands and cladding to specification, moulded to the worksurface itself, or separated to be joined on site. Common options include:
- Square 100mm
- Coved 10mm, 50mm & 100mm
- Coved 1000mm Splashback
All options are chargeable per linear metre. We also offer Deeper downturns and End Panels as extension options to create clean, ergonomic designs.
Drainer Grooves & Extras
The 12mm mineral material of Avonite has sufficient depth for multiple draining solutions.
- Type A - Six Drainer Grooves in a straight line formation. 1mm<5mm Gradient.
- Type B - Six Drainer Grooves in an angled formation. 1mm<5mm Gradient.
- Type C - Six Drainer Grooves in a splayed formation. 1mm<5mm Gradient
- Type D - Three Drainer Grooves in a closed circular loop formation. 3mm Depth
- Type E - Three Drainer Grooves in a closed angled loop formation. 3mm Depth
- Type F - Full Recessed Drainer. 3mm Depth.
100x300x500mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK3 Snowfall EUSNK3
100x350x500mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK5 Snowfall EUSNK5
100x270x400mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK6 Snowfall EUSNK6
100x300x500mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK8 Snowfall EUSNK8
100x350x500mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK13 Snowfall EUSNK13
120x300x450mm Avonite Cast Vanity Bowl with Overflow EUSNK30 Snowfall EUSNK30
140x160x325mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK52 Snowfall EUSNK52
140x190x400mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK54 Snowfall EUSNK54
175x400x400mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK57 Snowfall EUSNK57
175x400x450mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK58 Snowfall EUSNK58
175x400x500mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK59 Snowfall EUSNK59
175x300x300mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK62 Snowfall EUSNK62
178x300x500mm Avonite Cast Sink with Overflow EUSNK63 Snowfall EUSNK63
U851 Single Bowl 304mm x 400mm x 175mm
U853 Half Bowl 155mm x 339mm x 150mm
U871 Large Single Bowl 487mm x 400mm x 210mm
U752 One & Half Bowl 304mm x 400mm x 175mm + 155mm x 339mm x 150mm
Care & Maintenance
When we at Sheridan supply a worktop, we include with every order our Care & Maintenance kit which includes everything you need to keep your worktop in first class condition. Follow the instructions within for a trouble free, great looking worktop.
Our detailed care & maintenance brochure can be downloaded online by clicking here.
For additional care kit supplies, please contact our sales team.
Up to date technical documents can be found at the manufacturer's website: https://aristechsurfaces.com/avonite/technical-library/?lang=en
Chemicals to Avoid
The following reagents should not come into contact with Avonite® Acrylic Solid Surface sheets for long
periods of time. These reagents may cause surface changes on the sheet that are more difficult to remove
than the reagents in the previous charts.
- Bite Registration Mix (50/50).
- Dry-Bond Dental Adhesive.
- Eosine Methylene Blue
- Hydrochloric Acid >20%
- Nail Polish
- Nitric Acid >25%.
- Sodium Hydroxide Solution >25%
- Sulfuric Acid >25%