What is a butcher block countertop?
Butcher block countertops are a style of assembled wood, usually maple or teak, that are quite popular in traditionally designed kitchens. There are essentially two basic styles of the butcher block, namely end grain and edge grain.
Its European roots make it one of the most fashionable countertops to adorn in your kitchen. They blend it perfectly with kitchens that have a natural or wooden-cabin kitchen theme. The butcher block countertop can get damaged to over exposure of hot pans and utensils, which is why regular maintenance is necessary.