There is ample work space on this 18×24 work surface. Perform tasks and cut with a breeze on this walnut board. All of our cutting boards and butcher blocks including the custom sized boards are 2” thick to ensure durability, long lifespans, and high quality that is unparalleled. This is why they outperform countless other wood boards on the market with ease.
We use the best selection of walnut to showcase the true nature of the beauty of this particular wood. The swirling and fine grain patterns of this particular wood make it perfect for style as well as function. The high quality of the wood paired with its overall longevity and cost-effectiveness is exactly why professional chefs and home cooks alike opt for our boards over all else.
On the Janka hardness scale, Walnut ranks 1,010 lbf or 1,010 Janka. With this said, it is harder than cherry wood but not quite as hard as maple wood. This is exactly why walnut wood is capable of withstanding daily use as well as potential fall or water damage without bending, cracking, warping, chipping, or drying out whatsoever.
On top of this, walnut wood also has a self healing quality which makes it perfect for cutting boards specifically as it does not trap food particles in the deep grooves made by your chef’s knives like cheaper wood or plastic boards tend to. This means that your meals are safer to eat and you don’t become susceptible to foodborne illness or food poisoning as easily as you would with other boards.
Furthermore, walnut is also incredibly cost-effective and has a wonderfully long lifespan likewise. This face grain will last for years to come but not break the bank. This is because of how easy it is to grow, manufacture, and use for countless different projects. Walnut is most commonly used for countertops, cabinetry, gun stocks, guitar bodies, hardwood flooring, drum sets, car interiors, veneers, and construction for this very reason. Walnut wood is also eco-friendly because of its quick turnaround time and little to no overhead cost to produce even in place of less sustainable woods. This means your board will not only be high-quality and beautiful but long-lasting, cost-effective, and eco-friendly as well.
All dimensions are approximate sizes. It is best to work with the natural characteristics of the wood first and the dimensions second.