Extremely tough and resilient with the rustic charm of colory variety and open grain. Looks wonderful when finished.
One of the strongest and hardest woods native to the U.S., hickory is a great option for any woodworking needs you may have. Commonly used in home décor, flooring, furniture & tool handles, hickory has a wide variety of uses. Hickory lumber is used often when shock-resistance is an important factor in the lumber you use. Due to its strength hickory can be a tough wood to work with. It is suggested to use sharp tools, take time, and to use little cuts slowly.