Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops are extremely popular for wood bar tops and kitchen countertops. Sapele Mahogany is a commercially important wood and is the primary replacement for Genuine Mahogany. Sapele Mahogany Countertops are the center of attention in every room and can be brought to an excellent finish. Sapele Mahogany has a Janka Hardness Scale of 1510.

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops manufactured by Grothouse
Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops custom crafted by Grothouse

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops | Constructions

Sapele Mahogany Countertops can be made in three construction styles: Flat Grain Construction (also known as Wide Plank), Edge Grain Construction, and End Grain Construction (also known as Butcher Block).

Sapele Mahogany Countertops are commonly distressed with a hand rubbed glaze and our Durata Finish, as shown in the picture below.

 Sapele Mahogany Distressed Wood Countertop
Distressed Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertop

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops are extremely popular in today’s kitchens. They are commonly used as kitchen island ends, on either one side or both sides of the island. Pictured below is a Sapele Mahogany Butcher Block Kitchen Island End designed by Past Basket Design. The use of the Butcher Block on the kitchen island end serves as a food preparation surface.

Sapele Mahogany Butcher Block design by Past Basket Design
Sapele Mahogany Butcher Block designed by Past Basket Design

Sapele Mahogany Countertops can also be used on kitchen island ends for use as extra counter space. Pictured below is a Sapele Mahogany Flat Grain Wood Counter designed by Echelon Custom Homes that is used as a kitchen island end for more counter space.

Sapele Mahogany Wood Counter designed by Echelon Custom Homes
Sapele Mahogany Wood Counter designed by Echelon Custom Homes

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops can also be used for a kitchen island table. A kitchen island table doubles as a kitchen island, but can also be used for a dining and seating area. This is shown in the picture below designed by Auer Kitchens.

Sapele Mahogany Wood Table design by Auer Kitchens
Sapele Mahogany Wood Kitchen Island Table designed by Auer Kitchens

As stated previously, Sapele Mahogany is a commercially important wood. It is often used for commercial bar tops. Wellsford Cabinetry, Inc. designed the U-Shaped Sapele Mahogany Bar Top shown below.

Sapele Mahogany Wood Bar Top design by Wellsford Cabinetry
Sapele Mahogany Commercial Wood Bar Top designed by Wellsford Cabinetry, Inc.

Sapele Mahogany Wood Countertops | Facts

Sapele Mahogany is typically used for furniture and cabinet making. It originates from Africa. The tree typically grows to be about 150 feet high (45 meters). Cadillac used Sapele wood for their interior wood trim on their vehicles. Sapele Mahogany is available FSC certified.

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