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Is Natural Hardwood Better Than Pressure Treated Wood?

September 5, 2019 4:58 pm Published by Comments Off on Is Natural Hardwood Better Than Pressure Treated Wood?

At Hardwood Decking Supply, we believe that tropical hardwoods are the best option for your deck. That’s probably obvious, given our name. But that doesn’t mean we don’t have opinions about other decking options! If you’re debating the merits of pressure treated wood versus natural tropical hardwoods, we’d like to present the following. Why are... Read More

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How Do You Maintain an Ipe Deck?

September 3, 2019 11:44 am Published by Comments Off on How Do You Maintain an Ipe Deck?

Congratulations! Your new ipe deck is finished and it looks amazing. While ipe is considered to be low maintenance, all exterior surfaces are regularly subjected to dirt, dust, plant matter, and the elements. To keep your deck in tip-top shape as we head into the fall, here are a few tips to keep in mind.... Read More

The Structural Values Of Brazilian Hardwoods

July 9, 2019 1:04 pm Published by Comments Off on The Structural Values Of Brazilian Hardwoods

Why use tropical hardwoods for your decking project? Tropical hardwoods are among the hardest, most durable products you can use for your outdoor deck. These long last species are dense and resistant to scratches, rot, and insects. Here’s what you need to know before you choose your wood. Durability: In general, tropical hardwoods can last... Read More