Epicurean Cutting Surfaces are renowned for their knife friendly material. ECS is introducing a revolutionary concept in knife storage. These knife holders are an attractive and functional wall mounted holder that effectively and safely stores your favorite knives. Unlike most magnetic knife holders that allow the knives to make contact with metal strips that can scratch and dull your knives, the Epicuren Cutting Surface knife holder protects your knives from exposed metal. These holders are made with a non-porous wood fiber composite from trees harvested under guidelines of the North America Sustainable Forestry Standards, and use powerful hidden magnets to hold your knives securely to the face plate, where you can easily slide and grab your knives The unique dovetailed back bracket fastens easily to your wall and the built-in level helps you to align and install properly. The attractive face plate slides on to cover the back brackets and magnets, yet it can be removed and washed in the dishwasher. This solid faceplate and slate colored holder measure 14" long and 2.5" wide. Manufactured in the USA .