aluminum_panelsAluminum Honeycomb Panels

Why Use Aluminum Honeycomb Panels for Your Sub-Top?

Protect Your Investment
After purchasing top quality stone, your project now deserves the best installation materials. Aluminum Honeycomb Panels are constructed to last and provide worry-free enjoyment of your beautiful stone countertops. Avoid long-term problems that plywood sub-tops can cause such as warping and bacterial growth. Check with your installer and ensure that they use Aluminum Honeycomb Panels for your sub-top instead of plywood.

Available at Stone West in the following sizes:
4’ x 8’ x 5/8”
4’ x 8’ x 7/8”
4’ x 8’ x 1”
4’ x 8’ x 1-1/2”
4’ x 10’ x 5/8”
4’ x 12’ x 5/8”

Sub-Top Panel Pros and Cons (Aluminum vs. Plywood)
Aluminum Honeycomb Panels
  • Strong and rigid
  • Lightweight
  • Non-absorbent
  • No warping or bending
  • No expansion
  • No formaldehyde
  • Sanitary
Plywood Panels
  • Vulnerable and flexible
  • Heavy
  • Absorb water and humidity
  • Warps and bends
  • Expands with water absorption
  • Can contain formaldehyde
  • Promotes bacterial growth