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

Design NJ Magazine October/November 2015
Residential Wood Bar Top by Grothouse in a Room Reimagined

A Grothouse Residential Wood Bar Top is included in the Design NJ Magazine October/November 2015 issue. The Wood Bar Top was crafted for a once living room, now bar area. The family turned it’s little-used formal living room into the perfect place for a party.

House Beautiful September 2015
Kitchen of the Month includes Live Edge Countertop designed by Christopher Peacock

The 2015 Kips Bay Decorator Show House in New York was chosen for House Beautiful Kitchen of the Month. The kitchen was designed by Christopher Peacock, who incorporated a Grothouse Live Edge Countertop with the kitchen island. Peacock used the Live Edge Countertop as a reminder of the garden outside. With leftover wood from the countertop, Grothouse crafted six drawer-fronts flanking the range. Grothouse is honored to have been a part of this design.

This Old House Magazine January/February 2015
All About Wood Countertops | Wood Choices

An article “All About Wood Countertops” in the January/February 2015 Issue of This Old House Magazine includes various wood choices by Grothouse. The article also includes the pros and cons of wood countertops, how they’re made, edge profiles, finish options, and much more.