Category Archives: Countertop Materials

Learn more about the materials used to create Brooks Custom’s countertops and other custom products.

A New Way to Protect Concrete Countertops!

NEWSFLASH: A New and Straightforward Way to Protect Concrete Countertops! Richard Brooks never stops testing and improving his products. He’s discovered a great way to maintain and protect concrete countertops – Beeswax. Also known as a ‘salad bowl finish,’ beeswax is a food safe and effective sealer and protectant. (more…)

The Marine Finish: The Best in Wood Countertops

The Marine Finish: The Best in Wood Countertops Brooks Custom is known for its lasting wood countertops and furniture which stand above the competition in two key ways. One key difference is the quality provided not only by the premium materials but in the skilled craftsmen that build every wood countertop by hand.The other, and…

Brooks Custom Installs 100-Foot Walnut Bar Top on Coney Island

100-Foot Bar Top for New Coney Island Restaurant! Brooks Custom is proud to unveil its latest commercial bar installation - a 100-foot bar top! The lengthy bar top, the longest bar top in New York City, sits proudly in Kitchen 21, a new eatery located on New York's famed Coney Island Boardwalk. The walnut bar…

Repairing Cold Cast Countertops

Repairing Cold Cast Countertops We’re often asked about how our cold cast metal tops fare after installation, and how to repair them if the metal gets scratched. The simple answer is that cold cast tops are durable, but if they do get scratched, repairing cold cast countertops is easy to do! (more…)