Wood Countertop Blog by Grothouse


Walnut Butcher Block in Prize Winning Design by Blue Bell Kitchens

Walnut Butcher Block in prize winning kitchen design Grothouse congratulates Blue Bell Kitchens for winning Thermador’s National Kitchen Design Challenge. The space includes a Walnut Butcher Block.


Medium Double Roman Ogee Edge

Medium Double Roman Ogee Wood Countertop Edge The Medium Double Roman Ogee is an impressive, top-rated Wood Countertop Edge Profile. It is a popular edge chosen for surfaces used in Traditional and Transitional style kitchens and baths.


Light Wood Countertops

Light Wood Countertops by GrothouseLight Wood Countertops are naturally very warm, comforting surfaces that can be designed to fit any space. The five most popular light colored wood species at Grothouse are Alder, American Beech, Ash, Maple, and White Oak.


Standard Roman Ogee Wood Countertop Edge

Standard Roman Ogee Edge for Wood CountertopsStandard Roman Ogee is one of our most popular edge profiles. The elegant curves add charming detail. This classic edge compliments paneled cabinetry.


Stained Wood Countertops

Stained Wood CountertopsGrothouse Stained Wood Countertops are unsurpassed for accuracy with a *Delta E of 0.5 or less of the desired color. Wood Countertops can be stained with a Grothouse stock stain, Custom stained to match a customer provided sample, or stained with a customer provided stain.


Checkerboard Butcher Blocks

Checkerboard Butcher Blocks by GrothouseThere are various patterns available for Butcher Blocks manufactured by Grothouse. The most popular pattern choice is Checkerboard. Checkerboard Butcher Blocks are a fun and appealing way to incorporate more than one wood specie into any kitchen design style.


Santos Mahogany Countertops

Santos Mahogany Countertops crafted by GrothouseSantos Mahogany Countertops are extremely unique because the wood specie is not seen often. One special characteristic of Santos Mahogany is that it has a wide variation in color. Santos Santos Mahogany Countertops are typically crafted in Edge Grain Construction.


Modern Butcher Block Countertops

Modern Butcher Block Countertops by Grothouse Butcher Block Countertops have made an increasing lead in today’s Modern Kitchen Designs. Read this blog for tips and inspiration on designing Modern Butcher Block Countertops.


Dark Wood Countertops

Dark Wood Countertops custom crafted by Grothouse Dark Wood Countertops have been the center of kitchens for years. Why? Because they are very easy to design, and fit into almost any kitchen style.


Grothouse Wood Countertops Sinks

Grothouse Wood Countertops Sinks One of the most common questions we are asked is, “Can Wood Countertops have sinks?” The answer is YES! Designing Wood Countertops with Sinks is no different than designing with any other countertop surface. Read this blog to learn about the most popular sinks we accommodate.