Character Hickory

  • Origin: South Central United States
  • Hardness: very heavy, very hard, very stiff
  • Grade: rustic
  • Characteristics: fine, uniform grain, mostly brown to white
  • Description: Character hickory pieces are hand-chosen to include color variations from nearly white to dark brown. Sharply contrasting grain and color variations between cabinet components should be expected. Cabinet components will also include sound large and small knots, bark pockets, grain splitting and other natural characteristics as defined by industry standards. Knots, imperfections, grain and color variations should be expected at random within door and drawer fronts. Quality and frequency of the knots and desirable imperfections will vary from many to few.