Magazine Articles Featuring Grothouse Wood Countertops and Butcher Block Countertops

Grothouse has been nationally recognized as the authority of wood countertops and butcher blocks. Our clients create award winning designs published throughout many magazine publications. Click on the photograph to read the articles, learn more about Grothouse and be inspired by the award winning designs. To obtain photography or expert content, contact Denise Grothouse at

Kitchen & Bath Design News Fall 2013
Wood Countertops with Integrated Bowls

Grothouse is thrilled to have wood countertops with integrated bowls as a featured product in a Product Trend Report about Surfacing Balances Function & Beauty in the November 2013 issue of Kitchen & Bath Design News magazine.

Kitchen + Bath Ideas Fall 2013
Oak Butcher Block Countertop

Oak Butcher Block Countertop manufactured by Grothouse featured in Kitchen + Bath Ideas Fall 2013 issue.

House Beautiful Magazine October 2013
Checkerboard Butcher Block Countertop

Christopher Peacock’s Kips Bay Showhouse in New York City was featured as the Kitchen of the Year in House Beautiful’s October Issue. A Grothouse Checkerboard Butcher Block was used in the kitchen. Grothouse is overjoyed to have been a part of this design.

Luxe Interiors + Design Summer 2013
Brazilian Cherry Butcher Block Countertop

A Brazilian Cherry Butcher Block Countertop was part of a Subzero Wolf Showroom featured in a two page spread in the Volume 11 Issue 3 Summer 2013 Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine.

Beautiful Kitchens & Baths Summer 2013
Cherry Distressed Wood Countertops

Grothouse Cherry Distressed Wood Countertops were included in a beautiful kitchen designed by Heidi Piron called “Country Grandeur” in the Summer 2013 issue of Beautiful Kitchens & Baths on pages 60-65.

Your House Magazine May 2013
Wood Bar Top and Cutting Board

A Grothouse Wood Bar Top and wood cutting board were featuring in Surface Matters – On Top of Trends – part of the May 2013 Issue of Your House Magazine.

Kitchen & Bath Design News April 2013
Wenge Wood Countertop

A Wenge Wood Countertop crafted by Grothouse was included in a special report of Wendy F. Johnson’s award winning kitchen. The large kitchen is more than 350 square feet and includes elements that are nature-inspired.

NKBA Magazine The Design Issue Spring 2013
Wenge Wood Countertops

Wenge Wood Countertops by Grothouse were included in Wendy F Johnson’s Best Kitchen Award winning design of NKBA’s Design Competition. One wenge countertop was used in the baking station and was finished with our Food Safe Mineral Oil. Another wenge wood countertop was used in a separate dining island and was finished with our Durata® Permanent finish. Learn more about our wood finishes in our countertop design guide.

This Old House® March 2013
Maple Wood Countertops Waterfall Pastore™ Style

Maple Wood Countertops by Grothouse were included in This Old House® Magazine for The Cambridge Project 2012. The wood countertops were an integral part of the kitchen designed by Kathy Marshall of K Marshall Design located in Wenham, MA. The Waterfall Wood Countertop Pastore™ Style graces the large kitchen island and includes a beautiful Quartz inset counter that surrounds the integrated undermount sink. Dovetail Keys enhance the mitered edges of the wood countertop.