So, does your countertop need to be replaced? Or, will a repair do the job?
If you have some minor scratches or gouges in your laminate, it likely can be fixed with filler.
Replacement of your laminate countertops will cost from $10 to $50 per square foot.
Natural stone, such as granite, can develop nicks or scratches which can be left alone. However, if you have a crack that goes across the countertop, then it's time to replace it.
Watch this video for more on repairing and replacing countertops. And for help with your countertop job, find recommended countertop pros