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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
"warm wood counters near water sans worry (almost), with the right type of wood and... people with wood countertops really think about their care and maintenance. I went to several... have had wood countertops in a kitchen or bathroom, around 90 percent of the comments... type of wood and the quality of construction Wood is such a beautiful material and... think wood counters in the bathroom or kitchen and kids don't mix? Well, it ain't..."
Waterlox Rocks on Wood Countertops
"their wood countertops. It seals and protects the wood, and unlike other types of... beauty of wood makes it such an attractive material for counter tops. And protective... of the wood so that any and all liquids your surface may encounter stay on top of... Waterloxed Countertops! Addicted 2 Decorating This and That... often use wood countertops in kitchens that I design - they are a welcome respite from... The wood countops are beautiful! I am thinking of adding wood in a cabin I am..."
Cool Countertops: Wood and Stainless
"surface countertops. In a perfect world, I'd be serving up trayed Little Debbie Swiss... Target. Countertops are such a huge part of kitchen design; it's important to get 'em... granite countertops over and over again, here's a pair of less expected but just as... options: wood and metal. A better way to spend your money and not have the same thing... only buy wood from well-managed renewed sources. Yes, I love exotic wood, but local..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... "dark" wood is on the way out- I feel are incorrect. Wood is wood, and will always..."
Ecofriendly Materials: Kitchen Countertops
Going green in the kitchen opens the door to unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet
"unusual countertop materials that are beautiful, durable and kind to the planet... recycled and wood, glass or resin, here are some countertops that get the green light.... For countertops, there are three meaningful certifications I seek: *GreenGuard... ensures that wood products come, in part, from responsibly harvested forests. Be they certified... Great countertop info. Thanks! I was not aware of the paper countertops...shame..."
Your Guide to 15 Popular Kitchen Countertop Materials
"kitchen countertop materials handily in one place to help you find the choice that... other wood counters). Most wood or wood substrate material is capable of taking... loved that countertop. For my new house I made a solid cherry (wood) countertop with... for a countertop it won't hold up - NOT! All this fancy countertop stuff is pushed... solid wood countertops and LOVE them both. One can significantly reduce the prices..."
Kitchen of the Week: A D.C. Row House Honors Tradition
Traditional fixtures, a farmhouse sink and wood countertops give a newly redone kitchen a classic feel
"sink and wood countertops give a newly redone kitchen a classic feel... block countertops warms up spaces with a lot of white. The more ornate, the sooner... is dark wood boxy cabinets from chain stores stuck on a wall. Doesn't go with the... house. Now wood countertops, traditional fixtures and a farmhouse sink give the kitchen... Daltile; countertop: oak butcherblock, Ikea Although eliminating upper cabinets sacrificed..."
Contractor Tips: Countertop Installation from Start to Finish
"a good countertop installation is preparation — and installing a countertop involves... their wood countertops & now I know what to tell them. :) Brilliant piece. Thank... guide for countertops! than you! if there's any tips you would add for marble coutertops... seamless countertops can be fabricated and installed successfully. Here is a seamless... marble countertop called Breccia Onciata. Excellent tips! Thank you so much Kenny..."
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... block countertop, take a look at how different kitchens integrate — and show off... ways with wood counters in kitchens and baths... engineered wood species. Turns out it's also a city in Taiwan. Cathy - thanks for checking..."
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... materials used wood cutting boards for the "control" showed - to his surprise - that wood... block countertops for 8 years and absolutely love them. Just purchased lengths from..."
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
"unlimited countertop and backsplash choices can feel overwhelming. I've had homeowners... successful countertop and backsplash combinations to help you plan your own mix of kitchen... reddish wood. I want to change style. Thought of greenish gray countertop and mosaic... other wood finishes such as floors or cabinets. I'm debating putting wood on the... match your countertops (or vice versa), don't just bring samples to the showroom & decide..."
Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops
Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene
"debating countertop choices. Granite or marble? Laminate or quartz? Soapstone or stainless... as its countertop cousins, this timeless favorite is growing in popularity, and it's... zinc - or wood! I looooovvve copper! I got my fix by using it as a backsplash in my kitchen... google "countertops made of pennies" and check out the images. I've seen floors and... copper countertops in our last home and lived with them for about 10 years. We left..."
Alternatives to Granite Countertops, Part II
"kind of countertop? Try sodalite, zinc, limestone, onyx and more... glass-countertops/ I love the idea and look of a wood or butcher block counter but... Good countertop? I'm surprised quartz, like Caesarstone or Silestone weren't mentioned... soapstone countertop and I absolutely love it. It has a blue-green vein running through... assumed my countertops are stainless steel. Now I think they may be zinc. My home was..."
5 Favorite Granites for Gorgeous Kitchen Countertops
See granite types from white to black in action, and learn which cabinet finishes and fixture materials pair best with each
"ing a countertop material for your kitchen remodel or new build is a big decision... once the countertop hurdle is over, then there is cabinet selection. I like granite... these countertop selections and how they seamlessly blend with either painted or... soapstone countertops (not a lot of actual countertops in an open floor plan) and granite... behind any countertop seating area (more is better in this case though). 42" -- workstation..."
12 Ways A Kitchen Countertop Changes Everything
"scale. The countertop is a player! 12 ways the countertop expresses itself in the kitchen... want your countertop to say? Why? When visualizing your countertop, remember the "layer"... than the countertop does, e.g. a modern, bold, countertop with traditional/eclectic/other... kitchen countertop takes a lead in determining how our kitchen designs will be perceived... kitchen countertop has a personality all its own. It can lead or it can follow. It..."