581 cherry butcher block Stories
Inspiring Ideas for Vintage Kitchen Islands
Tired of the same old boxy kitchen island? Look to the past for a functional piece with timeless personality
"beautiful, old butcher block from their old family business just sitting around in his ga... vintage butcher block when she moved. :) (Please ignore my filthy kitchen!) I love... love this butcher block. LOVE the fact that you showed a variety of styles. Too often... covet old butcher block, the dip on the surface always has me keeping my wallet tucked... an old butcher block planed down for very little money, it you want the look with..."
Love to Cook? We Want to See Your Kitchen
"Debating butcher block vs. a new Corian that looks like marble (not shown). I love my... things like butcher block countertops, stainless steel open shelving (from a restaurant... with a butcher block baking center. The kitchen seemed to double in size without adding... maple butcher block counters and Mexican tile look appropriate for our contemporary... granite, cherry cabinets, and the Bertazzoni range and hood! After spending 11 years..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part III
""faux" butcher block counter. I love butcher block (real wood), is there a laminate... forget butcher block. It is good to see the granite box being broken down, as beautiful... priced butcher block. Paul, who in Europe does the solid porcelain counter tops come... vanity is cherry. What would you suggest for a countertop? The high def laminate looks..."
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"and some butcher block) and the honed finish doesn't streak or spot. But the butcher... had a butcher block on the counter across from the stove and always put hot pans... went with butcher block counters sealed with Waterlox, and I couldn't be happier with... butcher block is my favorite (and I am no kind of housekeeper at all, and I find that... with cherry cabinetry. I loved the look of it, and I was careful in not putting..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"went with butcher block - from Lumber Liquidators: it was affordable, but not the best... quality of butcher block. But I'm happy with it, and if at some day I'm not, again it... we used butcher block on our island. After a dozen years, a leaking faucet and numerous... maple block tops in the US). We make the proximity kitchensystem Standard Counter... maple block or other woods unless they are properly finished, and the finishes which..."
Countertop + Backsplash: Making the Perfect Match
Zero in on a kitchen combo you'll love with these strategies and great countertop-backsplash mixes for inspiration
"of the butcher block counters but would love to see more kitchens that use them well... article on butcher block counter tops! I have noticed no one speaks to what to do about... loves cherry wood and the sea. Counter tops Cambria: Charston. Tile: Pratt &... our dark cherry stained cabinets and grey speckled countertop. Grout lines are minimized... Australian The Block) with your neutral tones. Definite wow factor without being busy. I installed..."
Houzz Call: Show Us the Best Kitchen in the Land
"with butcher block recessed island, FSC certified Bolivian rosewood floor, No VOC... pull out butcher block board that locks in place for rolling out pies. The glide out... added dark cherry wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances with double ovens, a 5 burner... solid cherry hardwood floors. The island is a custom design that is 10 feet long... custom cherry cabinets in the Princeton version from Schuler Cabinets. Exotic granite..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Black in the Kitchen
Consider sampling Caviar or Cracked Pepper on your kitchen walls or cabinets for richness and impact
"look of a butcher block counter, but don’t have the cleaning patience and time... back to butcher block or laminate counters. Has anyone else read that? I have happily... lots of cherry red accents...luv! Black cabinets fit like a little black dress, so... I have cherry cabinets, Venetian gold granite, black subway tile backsplash. It's... black with cherry seats. We are planning to have a 4x7 black stained island in the second..."
White Appliances Find the Limelight
White is becoming a clear star across a broad range of kitchen styles and with all manner of appliances
"and new butcher block countertops will complete the remodel inexpensively! We took... appliances and cherry wood cabinets. Project: White and Cherry Wood Kitchen Remodel Just... countertop butcher block as well. The floors will be a terra cotta 12"x12" tile with grey... leaving me a cherry red Big Chill or a Sub Zero gratis)! I have stainless steel but no... mixed cherry/maple cabinets. And I love the black glass for its ease of cleaning..."
Smart Investments in Kitchen Cabinetry — a Realtor's Advice
Get expert info on what cabinet features are worth the money, for both you and potential buyers of your home
"out the butcher block and it gives me clear counter space, wouldn't be without... We have cherry cabinets with a cognac stain that we love. White kitchens are popular... paint cherry cabinets??" Well for one, they're not solid wood, and for... light cherry with inlays, so there is some clash going on with the two vastly different... cabinets and blocks the flow of the room; put in all drawers on the base cabinets; switch..."
Soapstone Counters: A Love Story
Love means accepting — maybe even celebrating — imperfections. See if soapstone’s assets and imperfections will work for you
"is my butcher-block top farmer's table. My sons did their homework on it for the... have real butcher block counters and soapstone seems like a breeze to care for compared... hate my butcher block counters. I did not choose them, they came with the house. I... built cherry countertops and gave them several coats of poly. Not a lot of cooking... large butcher back to the right of the range for "chop & drop." Easy. Dishes..."
15 Farmhouse Kitchens That Made Us Swoon This Month
Raw wood, natural light, shiplap siding — we just couldn’t get enough of these farmhouse-style kitchens uploaded to Houzz in January
"as the butcher block. Numbers 1,2,10 & 11 are my favorites!! Like the lights over... color and butcher block Love the ceiling on nr. 10 Man on the moon off white @kranno... found and butcher block counter tops that you can DIY. At Home Depot you can get white... put in block foundation, built floors, walls, windows,doors, steps,roof, wiring, and... wood with Cherry add the warmth and is just stunning! 10.A balance of stone and wood..."
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... complete with butcher block island, open shelving, and peg board for utensils. This is precisely... on my butcher block. When I'm finished cooking, everything goes back to the cabinets... knife block, antique scale to weigh things., toaster and coffee maker. Lucky I have... love the 'cherry' kitchen! Wud like that in an old farmhouse, just a little bigger. In..."
A ‘Brady Bunch’ Kitchen Overhaul for Less Than $25,000
Homeowners say goodbye to avocado-colored appliances and orange-brown cabinets and hello to a bright new way of cooking
"faucet, butcher block for the counters, cork flooring and embossed wallpaper to hide... cutting the butcher block to fit around the sink and installing a small table from the... of the butcher block on the opposite wall, to take in the view from the kitchen's... now have cherry cabinets, granite counter tops , laminate floors, and glass and stone... cabinets that block view into the dining area, but do not have a lot of other places for..."
Pro Finishing Secret: Aniline Dye for Wood
Deeper and richer than any stain, aniline dye gives wood stunningly deep color and a long-lasting finish
"this on a butcher block to dye it darker? Is it food safe? Wow, never heard of this... Brazilian cherry in the rest of the house and wanted to keep the oak floor in the kitchen... heartwood to cherry then to the black-dyed oak. Striking and subtle. Btw, the kitchen... sleek flat cherry with a triple polyurethane finish. Center island was dyed blue. Counters... with a UV blocking capability should help with the fading issue. How is the aniline dye..."