Butcher Block Countertops
- French Country
- Old World
Wood countertops are an ever popular choice for homeowners. Whether used on all countertops or simply as an accent, such as a kitchen island, the natural beauty of the wood enhances the appearance of kitchens and bathrooms. Butcher Block countertops offer any room warmth that cannot be achieved using any other countertop option.
Butcher Block countertops come in a variety of options. Hardwood continues to be a popular preference. Your countertop appearance is completed using stains and finishes that create a customized look for your kitchen or bath.
One of the features that homeowners appreciate is the warmth that wood brings to any room. Butcher Block countertops blend with so many different decorating styles. You can’t go wrong adding it to your kitchen or bath! What decorating style fits you?
Of course you use knives in your kitchen! How often have you dulled your knives simply by cutting into your countertop? Help extend your cutlery by installing Butcher Block countertops! Although the wooden surface will be easy on your cutlery, your cutlery may not be quite so easy on your counters.
You can help extend the life of your countertops by:
- Sealing your countertops correctly to help close up the non-porous surface of the wood. This aids to eliminate germs that can hide on the surface.
- Treating your wooden surface with mineral oil or other protectant to stop water damage from occurring.
- Refinishing your Butcher Block countertops when wear and tear begins to occur. The entire surface can be sanded and refinished. Depending on the type of use your surface receives, this can be expected to occur every 10-20 years.