Sold under various brand names, acrylic offers a durable, smooth surface which can seamlessly integrate joined sections, sink and backsplash into a one piece look. Acrylic offers lots of color and pattern options, with dozens of edge profiles available, the possibilities are endless. The surfaces are uniform and homogenous, which can be formed into nearly any shape and size. It can even be made to imitate other materials such as concrete and marble. Acrylic can be easily damaged by heat, scratched, dented and can be stained, however it is easy to sand away stains or scratches. Even if they're burned, the damage can usually be professionally repaired.