How Do You Get Scratches Out Of A Countertop??

How to Get Knife Marks Out of a Kitchen Counter

  • Match the countertop color to a laminate repair paste.
  • Dip a clean, soft cloth into the paste and rub it into the scratch to fill it.
  • Buff the repair with a clean, soft cloth.
  • Pour 1 tbsp. of baking soda into a small bowl.
  • Apply the paste to the knife marks with a damp rag.

How do you fix scratches on a laminate kitchen worktop?


  1. Clean the surface of your laminate countertop where the scratches reside.
  2. Use a soft cloth to remove any remaining cleaning solution and to wipe the area dry.
  3. Apply furniture paste wax to the scratches using a clean, soft cloth.
  4. Work the wax into the scratches on the countertop.

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How to Repair a Scratch in a Laminate Coutertop with a Sharpie


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Do laminate countertops scratch easily?

“Laminate countertops are easily damaged, and they aren’t repairable,” says Tom Jeffers, Indianapolis countertop installer at Pioneer Kitchens. “They are not very resistant to heat and scratching. “Laminate countertops are like four sheets of craft paper pressed together, and then coated with a permanent seal.