Sure you could go to Lowes or a popular hardware store and purchase an off the shelf re-laminate or epoxy coating kit. It might cost you under $1000 and a few good days of labor. Your time is valuable, and there are probably better things you could be doing on the weekend.
Also, depending on your DIY skills you might have questions on whether or not you can get your countertop refinishing project done perfectly, how to prepare the surface, do you need to sand or remove the original surface. What happens if you make a critical mistake and have to redo all or part of the work.
CrystalTop Overlay is a countertop refinishing company that is more affordable than you might think. Most projects finish in just one day. We even offer a limited lifetime warranty. You don’t have to settle for an over the counter solution; they can be completely customized and unique.
When we refinish laminate countertops with our CyrstalTop Overlay system, you will not have any annoying seams. It has a high gloss finish and stain resistant. You can get the look of marble or granite or a custom design that will give your home a special look you want.