Butcher Block Kitchen Island
The butcher block kitchen island is one of the oldest cabinet countertops available. As woods have been one of the most popular materials for kitchen island, the butcher block is still one of the most popular ones. It is beautiful although it needs its own maintenance. However, the key factors to its popularity may be on the benefits of the blocks.
The butcher block kitchen island made from wood has a rustic style to it. Thus, it is perfect for kitchens with a warm appearance. Many people also love the rustic style and thus they will feel that the butcher block countertops would be the perfect addition for the kitchens. The contrary appearance of the butcher block can be found on the stainless steel.
The next benefit of the butcher block kitchen island is the fact that it is safe material for the environment. It also has the anti bacterial properties that will ensure the meals being prepared and served at the kitchens will be safe for everyone. The meals can be dangerous for health when they contain bacteria. The bacteria that enter the mouth will cause health issues.
The butcher block kitchen island can also serve as a chopping board and we all know that every kitchen needs one to process the floor. The butcher block countertops can be a great area for cutting and slicing. After all, like the name, it was used for the butcher to cut their meats. When the block can be used for meat, they can certainly be used for slicing and cutting of any kitchen food. The last benefit of the block is the fact that it does not require too much maintenance like most of the other material for countertops. It can be easily cleaned with a quick sanding when you have stain or burn marks on it.