Yes, it's perfectly fine for a wood countertop to be next to a range. Just follow the installation instructions for your range and everything will be perfectly fine. Read our [...]
In this time of constricted budgets we find that many homeowners and trade professionals alike want to know how much a wood countertop or butcher block costs when compared [...]
Some woods have more knots than others but most have some. When we put together a top we remove as many of these as possible but most tops will still [...]
Many people ask us how durable are wood countertops are? To answer this completely we need to include scratch resistance, impact resistance, stain resistance and water resistance. When you think [...]
No. We recommend using a trivet instead. You can damage the finish and/or the wood if the pan is too hot.
Yes. Our countertops are sealed to protect them against water damage. Check out our blog post on the subject here.
You may if your surface is sealed with mineral oil. Chopping and cutting food directly on a wood counter with other sealers isn’t recommended.
They can warp at times due to changes in the humidity levels. This is not a problem if you follow recommended installation directions.
No. There is no good evidence that wood harbors more bacteria than plastic. There is evidence that many woods actually kill bacteria. Have you visited a real butcher shop of [...]