8 Plans for DIY Wood Countertops

DIY wood countertop

The Spruce / Margot Cavin

Adding DIY wood countertops to your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, and even an outdoor kitchen has become a popular remodeling project that even the beginner can handle.

It's not a surprise that wood countertops have become so popular. The look of a wooden surface adds warmth and interest to your space and gives you a look that can look anywhere from modern to rustic depending on how you decide to finish them.

Wood countertops can also be very budget-friendly addition depending on what type of wood you choose to use. Most of the plans below use either butcher block or pine boards to create unique counters that will add so much character to your space. You'll save thousands of dollars building this counters yourself, since buying pre-made wooden counters can be pricy.