Varnique Finish: Varnique is available and is a semi-gloss finish formulated to repel most household solvents, such as detergents, alcohol etc. Varnique finish tables are not appropriate for cutting on it. (*voids NSF certification)
Made in the USA
**Note: Countertops come with or without John Boos Brand Logo - if no option is selected, item comes standard WITHOUT brand logo
5 oz. Tube - Available in a 3 or 12 Pack
*Combination of natural un-bleached beeswax & mineral oil
*Denser, thicker product than Mystery Oil - penetrates deeply into the grains of the wood, leaves a silky wax barrier and locks moisture in
16 oz. Tube - 3 or 12 Pack; 2 oz. Tube - 10 or 100 Pack
*Mixture of white mineral oil & beeswax
*Thinner product than the cream - more easily absorbed & penetrates more deeply into the grain of the wood to help protect & revitalize
1/2 Pint - 12 per case, 1 Pint - 6 per case, 1 Quart - 4 per case
*Makes repairs and fabrication a foolproof operation
*Can be used to touch-up tables with Varnique or Tuff-Var finish
*Can also be used on oil finish tops to convert them to varnique tops
These John Boos butcher block countertops are made of hard rock maple, one of the hardest and most durable woods available, and have an edge-grain construction. The countertops are 25" deep, 1-1/2" thick, and are available in a variety of widths from 12" to 109" to fit kitchens of any size. Full-length rails run the entire counter top for a continuous look. The counter tops come in an oil or varnique finish. An optional backsplash is also available.
Fantastic Product by: Alice J Haslam from: Kingsland, TX on: November 5, 2015
This was my second order, for a friend who saw mine and has ordered an island made just like mine. I recently noticed that all the counter tops on the Master Chef TV programs are these Boos blocks. I absolutely love mine. I got both the Boos Oil and the Boos Cream to care for it.
Just what I wanted! by: Alice J Haslam from: Kingsland, TX on: October 8, 2015
I ordered this to serve as the top for a new island I am having installed in my kitchen. It is beautiful and the price was reasonable considering the delivery issues on something this heavy. I am very pleased.
Love it by: Tammi Nallry from: Mount Washington, KY on: March 16, 2015
Love it, it was exactly what we were hoping for!
Just amazing by: Joan Davis from: Merritt Island, FL on: September 16, 2014
The counter top is beautiful and has been installed. It has made a huge difference in the appearance of my kitchen. Thank you so much. I was also wonderful that it arrived early. I have already made referrals.
Good quality excellent service by: Luca from: San Francisco, CA on: August 21, 2014
Excellent service from Kitchensource. The countertop is good quality.
Very Nice by: Brian Lawrence from: Porter, ME on: March 4, 2014
This is a very high quality countertop. It is perfectly flat and well built. I would definitely recommend this to anyone!
Great by: Doris from: Iowa city, Ia on: February 28, 2014
Just what I wanted.
Excellent by: Linda from: Rosemead, Ca on: February 12, 2014
It is a beautiful addition to our kitchen!
appears to an exceptional value by: susan brown from: new york, ny on: December 26, 2013
so far it's very beautiful and appears to be high quality.
Great workmanship by: Jim Rondinone from: North Port, FL on: July 29, 2013
Beautiful wood with great workmanship. 100% satisfied and look forward to doing business with you again.
Perfection! by: Robin from: Shelter Island, NY on: July 29, 2013
If you are looking for butcher block,this is as good as it gets! I highly recommend this product.
Excellant by: William from: OLDSMAR, FL on: May 3, 2013
This is my third hard rock maple counter top from Kitchen Source. Needless to say but, these are the best tops available. I just love them! The 72"er just purchased is being transformed into a wood working bench for the shop.
24 x 25 white maple by: Jane Hicks from: Lewes, DE on: March 15, 2013
Very sturdy and heavy weight, beautiful wood. I just wish it was finished on bothsides.
Beautiful Product by: Michael Mansfield from: Roy, Ut on: December 19, 2012
Our John Boo's Hard Maple Countertop is as beautiful as we expected plus some.
Just what I expected by: KCS from: Wichita, KS on: November 12, 2012
My butcher block top is exactly what I wanted
... by: William Dujsik from: Oldsmar, Fl on: October 16, 2012
The product arrived ahead of schedule. Noticed the packaging was really fantastic. Had the counter top installed same day. I now have the most beautiful island counter top that I have ever seen.
Congratulations for a job very well done.
Perfect by: Christopher Bromsey from: New York,, NY on: August 30, 2012
Perfect product, perfect service. Love it
Purchased a John Boos butcher block counter top by: Patricia pesola from: Willowbrook, Il on: September 16, 2011
Everything is great. The counter top arrived on time and looks really good. No flaws and the quality was outstanding.
beautiful by: Gerald from: malibu, ca on: November 17, 2010
the butcher block countertops are beutiful....
Great product, customer very happy by: Vincent D from: Fredericksburg, Va on: September 28, 2010
She could hardly wait to show off her new kitchen island, thanks.
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SUPERB PRODUCTS by: Ralph from: -, CA on: July 9, 2009
5 STARS TO KITCHEN SOURCE AND JOHN BOOS PRODUCTS AND PERSONNEL! THANKS TO ALL FOR PROMPT,ACCURATE ASSISTANCE EVEN 2 YEARS LATER, SHOPPING FOR MORE OF THE SAME GREAT BUTCHER BLOCK PRODUCTS! A RARE FIND IN THESE DAYS OF CORPORATE APATHY. THANK YOU ALL!
Can you custom size the counter top? If so 46 x 15 x 11/2? What round be price - Asked about product JB-KCT06-o
Yes, we are able to custom size these countertops. Please, call us at 800-667-8721 and refence JB-KCT06-MOD and note your specific dimensions for a quote.
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i want to finish the top of a kitchen cart with butcher block, maybe 1 inch or less thick and the measurements are 25 1/2" by 17 1/2 ". please advise.
linda - Asked about product JB-KCT01-o
The smallest thickness available is 1-1/2’’, anything less would affect the integrity of the piece. Please, contact our customer service specialist to get a price quote at 800-667-8721
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Are the edges of these pieces square or rounded? - Asked about product JB-KCT01-o
John Boos countertops come with a standard square eased edge with just the very point taken off. Radius edges (or rounded edges) can be done in several different ways at an additional cost. Contact our customer service department directly to order at 1-800-667-8721
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I want to get a 72" hard rock maple counter top and cut it to go on each side of a drop in sink. What do I need to do to the ends I cut to seal them?
What is the difference between the two finishes you offer? Thank You - Asked about product JB-KCT08-o
John Boos recommend that you use the mystery oil or mineral oil (available at any local hardware store) to finish the sides that they cut. If it is going up next to a sink they would recommend that you apply a polyurethane to seal it and help to protect it more from the water that could come into contact with it and damage the item. Their oil finish is what they recommend if you are planning on using it to cut things on. If you are going to be using it as a surface that you will not be cutting on and you do not want to have to do the monthly maintenance then they would recommend the varnique finish.
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Do we need to seal the oil finished countertops before installation? - Asked about product JB-KCT09A-o
Oil tops must be maintained with oil (John Boos oil or Mineral oil) once a month.
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