Joe Kistel demonstrates how to install new sheet laminate over an old countertop. The laminate installation includes seaming two pieces of laminate together, cutting laminate, and using a router to flush trim the sheet laminate to the countertop edges.
Install Tile Over Laminate Countertop: laminates are typically made from nonporous materials. In order to make thin-set adhere to that surface, make the laminate more porous by using an electric sander to sand its surface.
How to Tile Countertops.for my "new" kitchen. I have always wanted tiled counters & if I am going to have to replace them & install them myself anyway, I think I may as well do it the way I want it. :) HMmmmm another counter top idea?