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834 butcher block counter Ideabooks
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Kitchen Remodel
"position blocking traffic to the end of the counter where the bar had been. The re... custom-built butcher block island which sits on furniture glides so it's moveable. Tons... leaving it counter top height instead of blocking the view with a tall bar. This peninsula... usable counter space(18" counters) and total lack of usable storage. Finally after... an old butcher's block for the new space that belonged to my mother. This home was..."
Displaying Kitchen Supplies — Hot or Not?
Do some kitchens just beg for a cozy row of canisters and gear for all to see? Have a look and let us know what you think
"rough butcher block work table in the middle. For WORKING. So obviously where... off the counters, I would. But they are on the counter because I don't have room under... complete with butcher block island, open shelving, and peg board for utensils. This is precisely... having open counter space, so limit counter top items to the 3 most important. However... keep the counters cleared! I have had kitchen counters with little prep space, so I..."
24 Dramatic Kitchen Makeovers
From drab, dreary or just plain outdated to modernized marvels, these kitchens were transformed at the hands of resourceful Houzzers
"& wood butcher block for countertop/work areas in the kitchen. But first we need to... incorporated butcher block in there as well. We did a complete bathroom remodel 10 months... Main counters are marble, island and pantry counters are cherry. Floors are oak... installed. The butcher block material at the end of the island is by John Boos and is app... marble counters? And if so, what did you do to remedy them? We are still working..."
8 Kitchen Design Tips for Foodies
"knife blocks, but I don't like the way they take up counter space and I'm planning... user. My butcher block sits at around 40" from the floor and I can work for hours without... up for butcher blocks and cutting boards. Something along the lines of a Ferris Wheel... below the counter. Top on my dream-kitchen list is never having to get down on hands... knife block.....upside down, so you don't blunt the blades every time you use them..."
Kitchen Design Fix: How to Fit an Island Into a Small Kitchen
Maximize your cooking prep area and storage even if your kitchen isn't huge with an island sized and styled to fit
"had a butcher block work table in the middle of this kitchen (We have moved a lot... but long butcher block work table to work in the space. I think it is going to be great... Lots of counter top in the wrong place no counter top in any of the places it is needed... built this butcher block (small island) for our small kitchen. It measures 27" x 16"... end-grain butcher block top. Hahah. Those are NOT small kitchens. :) My first thought..."
Houzz Call: Tell Us About Your First Kitchen
"sets. Butcher block "installed" to the left and right of the mammoth sink unit upon... inches of counter top space, a small kitchen sink, and then the fridge. I took it upon... extra counter space, and for months after, avoiding the gravy stains made ironing... you were blocked in or out1 I am an avid chef from a background of caterers and @ 23... set of counters and cupboards with a huge window. A fridge off in its own corner,..."
Kitchen of the Week: Warm and Industrial in New Hampshire
Generous helpings of wood keep white subway tile and cabinets from feeling cold in a kitchen redesigned long-distance
"kitchen! Butcher block w/ drawers underneath is genius! I love the butcher block..really... of the butcher block top? Where did you source the walnut butcher block? The entire... sink, the butcher block! I would add color somewhere but other than that I want this... walnut butcher block. Bulls eye. I don't think anyone would ever tire of working... island (butcher block, drawers) is a fantastic idea. Great Job! love it! I need to..."
Houzz Call: Pros, Show Us Your Latest Kitchen!
Tiny, spacious, modern, vintage ... whatever kitchen designs you've worked on lately, we'd like to see
"steel counters are balanced with a large butcher-block island, warm yellow tones... concrete counters. Here's a kitchen remodel we designed and built recently. We love... granite counter tops. Great discussion! Not sure if this is a trend, but it sure is... steel counters? Wood is pretty popular right now, despite being a softer surface... black counters shown in the pictures above are honed granite, which is also becoming..."
Sweet Ideas and a Truffle Recipe from a Chocolatier's Test Kitchen
A $2,100 budget didn't mean a half-baked kitchen redo; this confectioner just rolled up her sleeves and rolled out the improvements
"kitchen, butcher block countertop made a big difference. I love to see something other... about the butcher block countertops near the sink, but it hasn't been a problem. After... the oak butcher block in the dining area for about 5 years. Just in the last 6 months... I love butcher block and its timelessness. Love the stainless workstation, too. Well... and get butcher block; a new sink--I HATE stainless--- and a few other clever things..."
Kitchen Design: Baking Stations Make Cooking More Fun
"surface is a butcher block and never a marble top. Marble/granite is awesome for tempering... marble. Butcher block is awesome! A friend of mine just opened a pastry shop and hired... on the counter than it is on the floor. If your counter space is small then using... to the counter but when I am done it's put away and doesn't take up counter space... solid butcher-block style construction or whether it was 3/4 - 1" birch furniture-grade..."
The Best of My Houzz: 20 Creative Kitchen Islands
Nixing ready made for readily imaginative, these homeowners fashioned kitchen islands after their own hearts
"laid the counter-top on them (no I didn't attach them so if I need more counter on one... gnarly butcher block....it doubles as workspace and bar cart..... I love the look... piece of butcher block for the top. The top overhangs the cabinet on either side in... grain butcher block top. Also, for those needing something more custom/bigger/etc... removable butcher block top. It's moved from house to house and all around our kitchens..."
Kitchen of the Week: Cheery Retro Style for a 1913 Kitchen
"on the counter top to either side of the sink (there is counter space next to the... stove is butcher block - for chopping. The newly discovered dumbwaiter was re-purposed... for a butcher-block cutting board. Great for chopping and then scooping things straight... floor and counter? total rip off! @mrjunyan, this was a complete kitchen remodel. The... retro counter top--which I like a LOT--or the floor--which I LOVE---but if this was..."
How to Choose the Right Kitchen Sink
"laminate counters -- and I liked that. If you use a cutting board on your counters... under the counter top. If you have a granite or solid surface counter top this is often... over the counter is that the expensive counter material need not extend the width of... over the counter sink vs. an under the counter sink? As a gardener, I prefer a 50/50... so much counter and cabinet space for an extra wide sink. We have a rather large..."
Knife Shopping and Storage: Advice From a Kitchen Pro
"knife block on top of my fridge. I have a Wusthof knife block that attacks to the... on-counter horizontal block alternative. Ssuggestions? Amen on sharpening yourself... knife blocks, lucky for me the woman who built our home had extra deep counter tops... to the counter. I even added a 2-inch spacer between the fridge and cupboard so the... knife block. We have that and love it. Another amazing article Tiffany! Thank you..."
6 Ways to Rethink the Kitchen Island
When an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very stylish kitchen setups
"shelves and butcher block top. Thanks for stimulating me to consider taking out a wall... under-counter refrigeration, under-counter microwaves, trash and recycling bins and... useable counter space, not sure how I feel about that, or maybe I am :) Great article... sit at a counter or bar -- elderly family members and military veterans as well as others... island or counter in a kitchen, it's always been in addition to a table and chairs, and..."