Other advantages of the textured surface includes the fact that it does not show any light scratching, and it is not as reflective. The texture is what the "52" in that laminate means. We use very little laminate in kitchens and baths these days, but this type is usually preferred.
2017 Escape 5.0 TA (someday soon, I hope
2015 Ford F150 Lariat 3.5L EcoBoost
2009 Escape 19 (previous)
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