Thanks for your question! The plywood is 1/2" sanded buff marine grade plywood from a local outfit called Edensaw. It is attached to the framing with finish nails, which are then filled so that you don't see any fasteners. It is finished with a clear laquer.
Hope that helps.
hanks for your inquiry. We designed this custom table.
Too much for us but, wonder if we could use a fireplace like that (maybe a bit smaller) as a partial room divider? could it separate the family room and kitchen (the breakfast nook area?) Not sure how it would work, just an idea. (Sort of like how Tony & Janet's is separated.