Wood Countertop Blog by Grothouse

Christopher Peacock

Renowned designer Christopher Peacock has paved the way for acceptance of his six figure sculleries worldwide. Meet him at our upcoming event!

Drop Leaf Wood Countertops for Kitchens

Drop Leaf Wood Countertops are the perfect way to incorporate additional counter space when you want, and additional kitchen space otherwise.

How to Identify High Quality Wood

Identifying high quality wood can be difficult with many furniture pieces looking great in the store, only to prove cheap once you use them over time.

Round Kitchen Counter Corners

Round Kitchen Counter Corners are an easy and effective way to make your design unique and to add a sense of smoothness to your space.

Purchase Grothouse Original Oil on our Online Store

Purchase Grothouse Original Oil on the Grothouse Online Store to keep custom solid wood countertops properly moisturized and looking like new.

How to Clean Cutting Boards

Learn how to clean cutting boards to make sure they are properly sanitized and to keep them looking like new.

Breakfast Bar Tops

Breakfast bar tops are a brilliant way to add extra living space into the kitchen. Most designers choose a solid wood countertop for breakfast bars.

Kitchen Island Shapes

The most common shape is a rectangle, but incorporating unique kitchen island shapes into a design can improve traffic, seating, food prep space and style.

Butcher Block Knife Slots

Butcher block knife slots are a popular feature selected for kitchen counters.

Custom Wood Kitchen Countertop History

Wood kitchen countertop history dates back to the early 1900’s when all things house-related were taken over by an exciting wave of modernization.