Concrete kitchen surfaces. Past years the trend of using concrete in different ways in our homes including kitchens and tops there. Countertops from this material are much durable, especially if they are sealed correctly; carry well with scratch- and heat-resistant. They are often customized for shape, color and texture that could be a bonus. Such concrete surfaces are heavy, so they need a great support from lower cabinetry. They may be also stained or damaged with acidic materials.