This is an end grain cutting board made as a forever board. Lifetime guarantee for general wear and tear. We treat all our boards with a bees wax and mineral oil blend to make your board food safe. We also give you a tin of the board butter with your purchase of your new board. This can restore all your wooden kitchen utensils. These boards are also shipped in their own wooden shipping crate. We also offer free personalization on your boards as well. Hand crafted in beautiful Southern West Virginia.