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Butcher Block Makes the Cut for Holiday Kitchen Prep
Countertops and cutting boards will likely take a beating over the holidays. These butcher blocks have the chops to perform under pressure
"Countertops and cutting boards will likely take a beating over the holidays. These... block countertops in the kitchen, you should use them plenty and let them show their... block countertops. "Homes from the '50s have these great butcher block islands, and... used for cutting and prepping meat and poultry — they weren't made for show kitchens... separate cutting boards for produce and meats or you do all of your prep work on one..."
Kitchen Counters: Try an Integrated Cutting Board for Easy Food Prep
Keep knife marks in their place and make dicing and slicing more convenient with an integrated butcher block or cutting board
"table or countertop. Fortunately, adding an integrated cutting surface can be an effective... he was cutting the cheese. Hilarious. Although it certainly wouldn’t have been if... integrated cutting surfaces to help keep knife-mark accidents at bay.... cutting board PLEASE!!! Sink with cutting board If the cutting board is integrated... wooden countertops as cutting boards. I made such a countertop for this island 15..."
Designing Your Kitchen: Deep Thoughts for Your Sink
"for your sink to avoid an achy back, a sore neck and messy countertops... wide sink. It offers plenty of space for food prep and cleanup, perfect for our... extra-deep sink is good for hiding dirty dishes, but it can also do a number on your back... correct sink depth for you and how you use your kitchen.... bought my sink. It's way too small. We just installed our first deep sink and for this... behind the sink for proper faucet placement. And deeper under-mount sinks also need additional..."
Guest Picks: Chop Chop! 20 Cutting Boards Too Good to Miss
Any way you slice it, these cutting boards, chopping blocks and serving boards are both artful and practical
"these cutting boards, chopping blocks and serving boards are both artful and practical... Cutting boards have certainly taken their rightful place in the kitchen as more than... styles of cutting and serving boards. Some might call it an obsession! I've shared a... well-used cutting board. Get on that. Ok, I don't use it for cutting, though I suppose... the USA cutting board and love the state specific cutting boards that are popping up..."
Fashion a High-Quality Cutting Board From Scrap Wood
Waste not, want not. This DIY project saves scraps from the landfill, hones your woodworking skills and produces a gorgeous kitchen piece
"making cutting boards as a way to turn small, mismatched pieces into an elegant kitchen... making a cutting board is that it's a relatively simple and quick project, great for... and make countertops, no? Very cool! And I like the Trumer Pils box too. :) The guys... as the cutting surface is a lot more work but will result in an even more durable... durable cutting surface if properly finished. It's a project that for me recurrently enter..."
Simple Pleasures: Treat Yourself to Cut Flowers
"bouquet, cut flowers can bring life and beauty to a living space, and lift the spirits... I love cut flowers in all rooms all year round!!! A good way to brighten any room... I just cut some flowers from the garden and snapped a photo of them in front of the... forsythia I cut earlier in the week, one in the downstairs bathroom & one on the dining... favorite is cutting astromerias really short, and putting them in five short, 3 X 3 square..."
Spring Style: Fresh-Cut Flowers for Every Room
Graceful, lively or dramatic, fresh flowers make rooms of every shape, size and style that much lovelier
"fresh-cut flowers. Let's celebrate the arrival of spring with these inspiring ideas... ? Try cutting the stems supershort and placing the blooms in a small, round vessel... alongside cut flowers. Just be sure to choose hardy fruits and veggies, and plan to eat... room with cut flowers and they become another element of the décor. If I were going to... windowsill or sink and you will be cheered up each time you see it. Can't find a bud vase..."
Standouts From the 2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show
"greatest in sinks, ovens, countertop materials and more... collisions. Countertops that look like alligator skin. These were some of the offerings... copper sink as well as the battered and polished steel sink and countertop but I'd... buy a sink that has grooves in it.. Actually, I wouldn't put a sink with grooves... style sinks aren't new to Kohler and they have models under $500. Their sinks are... a new countertop and sink. I thought I would get quartz but am ending up with a..."
Wonderful Wood Countertops for Kitchen and Bath
Yes, you can enjoy beautifully warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and sealer
"with wood countertops really think about their care and maintenance. I went to several... had wood countertops in a kitchen or bathroom, around 90 percent of the comments I read... wood countertop with a sink. There is more information about Wood Countertops with Sinks... com/wood-countertops/wood-countertops-with-sinks/ Hope this helps! i want wood countertops... of a countertop made of live edge English Wych Elm with Durata wood countertop finish..."
Kitchen FAQs: Selecting Your Sink Material
"kitchen sink materials, with details about each... can help cut down on some of that stress. Here, we take a look at sinks — specifically... select your sink material. For instance, you can get a well-priced stainless steel sink... cast iron sinks are beautiful, but may require some elbow grease to stay bright and white... quartz sinks are becoming increasingly popular, but they can be expensive and aren't... make the cut between countertop and sink. Without seeing how your sink is assembled..."
Kitchen Sinks: Granite Composite Offers Superior Durability
It beats out quartz composite for strength and scratch resistance. Could this kitchen sink material be right for you?
"kitchen sink material be right for you?... kitchen sink? Consider granite composite. This compact-construction material brings... brings cutting-edge style to a kitchen — and thanks to the high density of granite particles... composite sink material on the market, though it's not care-free. Is it for you? See... composite sink. My Blanco sink is an undermount. Sounds like your countertops are already... composite sink. I bought black plastic sink strainer baskets--keeps the sink looking..."
Kitchen Countertop Materials: 5 More Great Alternatives to Granite
Get a delightfully different look for your kitchen counters with lesser-known materials for a wide range of budgets
"kitchen countertop choices. But they’re not right for everyone. Before you settle on... toward the sink so countertop spills magically flow into the sink and not over the edge... I use cutting boards over a sink with meats anyway. I certainly don't cut them up... carpenter to cut it to size, cut the rounds out for the sink and faucet, and finish the... stores for countertops too. Helene, I used ceramic tile on my countertop but I wanted..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help you find the choice that... for a countertop it won't hold up - NOT! All this fancy countertop stuff is pushed... and two sinks. Years ago when I needed room so my sink wasn't full of dirty dishes... expectation of cutting directly on them, for daily use I use a cutting board. This board... under-mounted sinks with a traditional cut-out that is laminated and sealed, but I am not..."
7 Low-Maintenance Countertops for Your Dream Kitchen
Fingerprints, stains, resealing requirements ... who needs ’em? These countertop materials look great with little effort
"These countertop materials look great with little effort... granite countertop and a layout that made workflow easy, I couldn’t understand why... black countertop to shine. And even then, the shine lasted only until someone set... nance countertop. Granite was instantly out, not only because of my bad experience... granite countertop but because I didn’t want to have to reseal it annually, even though... kitchen countertops to consider during your next remodel...."
Kitchen Countertops 101: Choosing a Surface Material
"kitchen countertop materials. The options may surprise you... face-lift, countertops are a central part of the look. And you may be daunted by the wealth... market; countertop surfaces range from well-known butcher block to less common materials... Installing a Countertop, From Start to Finish... chopping on a cutting board, but the countertops have taken a beautiful patina. Let me... have it cut to use an undermount sink. I am in love with my soapstone!! I live in..."