what is the island countertop made of ??? is it durable for food prep, etc?

happyhapahaoleFebruary 22, 2013
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The island wood top is Sapele. It has a heavy duty clear finish on it to get that gloss look. It was not meant to cut food on it. You can get clear coat finishes that are food safe for wood tops such as 'Good Stuff'.
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Thank you so much! it is gorgeous!
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