There is ample work space on this 20×30 work surface. Perform tasks and cut with a breeze on this walnut board. Every one of our amazing cutting boards and butcher blocks are 2” thick which is why both professional chefs and home cooks alike love their durability and longevity guaranteed.
We use the best selection of walnut to showcase the true nature of the beauty of this particular wood. The swirling fine grain pattern of this particular wood makes it perfect for style and function. The high quality of the wood paired with its longevity and cost-effectiveness is exactly why both professional chefs and home cooks alike opt for our boards over countless others on the market.
This is why this wood is used most often for cabinetry, hardwood flooring, veneers, countertops, furniture, construction, guitar bodies, drum sets, car interiors, and various other projects including handmade items and art. Its long lifespan paired with its cost-effectiveness makes it perfect for all of these jobs and more.
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. The durability of walnut wood means that it can handle daily use and potential fall or water damage without bending, chipping, warping, cracking, or drying out along the way. In fact, walnut wood actually hardens even further over time meaning that your board won’t become weaker over time but stronger.
Walnut wood also has self healing properties that are incredibly beneficial to cutting boards and butcher blocks specifically. Unlike cheaper wood, marble, or plastic boards on the market that acquire deep grooves in their surface from chef’s knives which trap food particles and contaminate food, walnut wood heals these grooves and the potential of foodborne illness or food poisoning is obsolete. This makes our boards not just high-quality and beautiful but safer to use for longer as well.
On top of its safety skills, walnut wood is also eco-friendly and cost-effective as well. This face grain will last for years to come but not break the bank. The reason for this is that walnut wood can be grown, produced, and manufactured with ease making it a relatively cheap wood to use as well as a great alternative to various other less sustainable woods. This means that your walnut cutting board isn’t just durable and beautiful but is also cost-effective, long-lasting, and sustainable likewise.
All dimensions are approximate sizes. It is best to work with the natural characteristics of the wood first and the dimensions second.