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All About Garapa Hardwood

August 5, 2020 By ,
Are you thinking about building a new deck or fence? You know you want the incredible durability and beauty of a tropical hardwood but there are many options. If you’re debating the merits of the different hardwoods out there, we urge you to consider garapa. It’s an excellent material to use for a variety of... Read More

The Many Uses of Ipe Hardwood

July 15, 2020 By , ,
If you know any of us at Hardwood Decking Supply, then you probably know how much we love ipe hardwood. And we’re not the only ones! Ipe (also known as Ironwood and Brazilian Walnut)  is our best-selling product. This is not a surprise because it has many outstanding characteristics. In fact, it is such a... Read More

Why Batu Is Better Than Mahogany

June 16, 2020 By , ,
Many homeowners covet the beautiful, high-end look of mahogany. It’s only natural that mahogany is often a material that homeowners consider when installing a new deck or fence. However, mahogany, which can be problematic, is far from the best option. Learn more about mahogany and the superior option, Batu! Don't pay a premium for inferior... Read More

All About Massaranduba Redwood Decking

May 11, 2020 By ,
Massaran-what? The name is a mouthful but this hardwood is pure beauty, through and through. For a high-end look with superior performance, look no further than massaranduba. Massaranduba hardwood facts Also known as bulletwood and Brazilian redwood, massaranduba is found throughout Central and South America in a variety of different forest types. Smooth to the… Read More

Build a Fence With Batu or Ipe Hardwood

March 19, 2020 By , ,
Are you considering building or replacing a fence this spring? Whether you’re interested in increased privacy, blocking noise or unsightly views, or safely corralling pets and children, a fence is a great way to add curb appeal to your home. When building a fence, many professionals and DIYers automatically point to a wood like pine… Read More