Kitchen Islands / August 10, 2018 / Paloma Myrick
As they are softer and more porous, not to mention stain and scratch faster. Cheaper cabinetry and hinges may save you money up front, but often incur higher maintenance costs in the long run.
The island counter is Purpleheart an exotic hardwood with a range by Dacor. The rear counter is sanded stainless steel. The stainless steel and timber island maximizes space with a secret hatch that opens to add extra surface area for food prep.