Our Custom Wood Countertops Blog features the industry’s most talented and innovative designers throughout the United States and abroad. This featured bathroom includes a Sapele Mahogany Countertop designed by Michael Mortensen of Palmer Todd.
About the Designer: Michael Mortensen is the Senior Tile Designer who brings more than 20 years of sales experience to Palmer Todd. His extensive product training and hands–on experience are responsible for his vast knowledge of tile and stone characteristics and use. He takes client satisfaction very seriously and always strives to provide excellent customer service.
Michael is a long-time top performer at Palmer Todd. His extensive sales experience has aided in the training of other Palmer Todd associates. He is forthright and resourceful, and believes the best way to have a good idea is to have lots of ideas.
Michael enjoys philanthropic work and has dedicated much of his personal time to his Church’s Missionary work in Uganda, Africa, as well as aiding in fundraising efforts for organizations such as the Battered Women’s Shelter, Susan G. Komen, and the American Cancer Society.
A Tip from Michael: Learn the diversity inherent in the material. Wood countertops can be used in other locations and are extremely durable.
Cabinet Manufacturer: Downsview
Cabinet Hardware: Burnished Brass Nanz Hardware (8240/8827)
Flooring: New Ravenna Waverly Mosaic
Countertops: Distressed Sapele Mahogany Countertop crafted in Flat Grain construction, complete with a Roman Ogee edge profile, finished with Durata® waterproof permanent finish in Satin sheen and black glaze.
Faucet: Waterworks Henry Antique Brass
Sink: Kohler Ladena Undermount
Wall Color: Custom Wallpaper
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