Butcher-block countertops are one of Apartment Therapy's
top kitchen design trends for 2013, and IKEA's oak version has attracted its own fan following. In late March 2013, however, the company discontinued its 39-inch style, according to IKEAFans.com
, leaving some searching for unused or leftover pieces. Requests to buy, sell or trade the wooden countertops—and any other IKEA products—are posted on the site's message boards. In one post, a kitchen island topper went for $200.