With it's long, close grain and rougher texture, Hickory is the hardest commercially available domestic hardwood flooring option. Andrew Jackson even earned the nickname "Old Hickory" because of his grit. Contrasting color tones will appear in Hickory planks, giving the wood tons of personality. These Talon planks are natural grade and possess a perfect balance between elegance and character. The clear, semi-gloss finish specifically designed by Sherwin Williams brings out the natural beauty of the wood. Planks are 1/2" thick and 5" wide for a classic hardwood floor. A 50-year warranty is included. Ready to install matching molding is also available. All Talon flooring is proudly made in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. Talon White Oak harvesting is FSC certified for environmental sustainability, and Talon floors never include added formaldehyde. In independent, third party testing, Talon was also ranked #1 in scratch resistance and found to be four times more durable than other leading brands.