Ipe Wood. Ipe 5/4×8. $ 10.99. Ipe 5/4x8 Dimensional Lumber Ipe (pronounced ee-pay) is one of the densest hardwoods available for outdoor construction. It is very dense (in fact it sinks in water) it has the same fire rating as concrete and steel and it is mildew and decay resistant.
Tropical Forest Products is owned and operated by Lumber Decking bringing over 10 years as a trusted lumber supplier in North America. We offer the highest lumber grades of imported and North American species. This includes many hardwoods and select softwood species such as Western Red Cedar Douglas Fir and Eastern White Pine.
Tropical wood decking offers low maintenance natural beauty natural durability and natural resistance to rot decay and insects. Decking Species Available Rex Lumber Company currently stocks tropical decking in the following species.
Here are the top six tropical decking choices to consider. Many in the wood products industry agree that Ipe is an unrivaled species for decking applications. However the price continues to climb every year. It is important to educate yourself and pay very close attention to alternative decking products and discuss additional options that are ...Find a Supplier International Wood Products Association Advocacy Course Resources
Sunrise Decking. 2×6 southern yellow pine with ½” radius on all 4 edges. Pressure-treated with Ecolife ™ Stabilized Weather-Resistant Wood Preservative. Sunrise Decking offers superior strength that can easily span 24″ and has limited knots and no wane. Sunrise Decking is exclusive to 84 Lumber. Designed to compete with composite ...
Tigerwood Decking Information. Garapa Decking. Garapa Hardwood Decking is a relatively new entry into the tropical wood decking scene. Naturally golden brown Garapa is stable strong and naturally durable.
Teak decking is supplied only from Burmese Teak in classification Select Better artificially dried to 16-18%. True Burmese teak has narrow light yellow- -brown sapwood and dark gold-brown core wood that darkens to medium or dark brown on the surface in air. Burmese Teak has predomi- nantly straight fibres.
Abaco Massaranduba Tropical Hardwood Decking. Abaco™ Decking is the perfect solution for exotic-looking wood decks thanks to its beauty hardness and durability. Abaco naturally resists rot decay and termites and is highly resistant to splintering twisting or cracking.
15/08/2021 New Ipe deck What Kind of Tropical Decking Wood Would Best Serve Your Application?. For both commercial and residential decking needs tropical hardwoods provide the basis for the kind of low-maintenance long-lasting attractive structures that today’s discriminating customers desire.
Tropical Hardwood Decking. Ipe is the undisputed decking hardwood of choice. The density extreme stability and resistance to rot and decay make this species perfect for decks of all shapes and sizes. In fact Ipe is so dense that it actually has a class A fire rating. Once installed Ipe has shown to have a 40+ year lifespan.