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Countertops

  • PVC as a Backsplash?

    Countertops January 11, 2008 admin

    Q: I’m remodeling my kitchen, which will feature white cabinets, white crown molding and white baseboard trim throughout. For a sink backsplash, I thought the look of baseboard trim would tie in nicely to the overall décor, but I don’t want the wood trim to decay when exposed to water. Is there any problem with making an economical baseboard-like backsplash using […]

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  • Build a Butcher Block Countertop

    Construction How-To, Countertops, Kitchen, Remodeling October 12, 2007 Sonia

    By Monte Burch           Butcher-block kitchen countertops have traditionally been very popular and these days are often used as companion tops with other materials, such as solid-surface tops. In addition to their aesthetic appearance, they can receive hot pans without damage. You can make up your own butcher-block countertop, or the same technique can be used […]

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