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# Time for action – adding nicer horizontal lines with the booktabs package

We shall use the new commands introduced by booktabs:

1. In the previous example, load the package booktabs:
\usepackage{booktabs}
2. Use \toprule, \midrule, and \bottomrule instead of \hline. Specify a thickness as an optional argument:
\begin{tabular}{ccc}
\toprule[1.5pt]
\end{tabular}