butcher block counter tops- We used to have one of these in the Dutch Colonial house I grew up in. Real butcher block counter top with cut out for trash underneath. As kids, we thought it was so cool to have it!
Refilling The Sink Soap Dispenser Cleverly . instead of constantly refilling the small plastic soap dispenser bottle, attach a piece of plastic tubing to the end of the dispenser and put the other end in the detergent bottle.