Countertop Ideas & Inspiration
Explore inspiring countertop ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.
Find inspiration in these stunning surfaces—some timeless, some trendy, many DIY-able!
From types of wood to maintenance, our experts help you weigh your options before putting in a wood kitchen countertop.
Read our guide to learn how to add more counter space to your kitchen with a breakfast bar.
With the look of natural stone, minus the maintenance, quartz countertops give granite a run for its money.
Placed at the heart of the cook space, these multipurpose units can enhance a kitchen's utility and appearance.
No time to build it before Thanksgiving? Pick a readymade model that works for you
The experts at This Old House explain how to find a quarried countertop that suits your home, your budget, and your cooking style
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shares his secrets for fabricating a stylish new plastic-laminate kitchen countertop.
Butcher block can be made out of nearly any wood—or any combination of woods—configured with its grain showing on the flat, on the edge, or on the end. Here are some of our favorite looks and colors for a kitchen accent