How to make a butcher block island top If you will have butcher block countertops in the kitchen, you should use them plenty and allow them to display their age, says architect Eric Rauser, who loves seeing the historical past of a family & a kitchen through butcher block counter tops. "Homes from the '50s have these great butcher block islands, & they were used for slicing & prepping meat and poultry they were not made for show kitchens but for daily wear & tear," he says. Whether you've got separate reducing boards for produce & meats otherwise you do your entire prep work on one butcher block countertop, take a look at how different kitchens integrate and blow their own horns these hardworking surfaces. More techniques with wooden counters in kitchens & baths Countertops & cutting boards will likely take a beating over the vacations.
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