This beautiful walnut counter and island combo are part of a basement remodel in the Atlanta area. Lots of great room for seating, serving and playing games.
Walnut countertop

Walnut countertop with undermount sink.

Walnut island with raised bar top

Walnut island with raised bar top.

Walnut island with raised bar topWalnut island with raised bar top

The wood has been sealed with a marine varnish that protects it from water and other liquids. The sealer is used, as it suggests, in the marine industry to seal wood boat decks, railings, etc. from water and UV damage making it an ideal finish for wood countertops.