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Red Balau Decking: an FSC certified and cheaper tropical decking ...red balau is an excellent tropical decking product with much more color consistency and clarity than Ipe and Cumaru. It is also 100% FSC certified when bought through J Gibson McIlvain.

Comparison of Ipe Decking vs. Cumaru Decking | Hardwood Deck ...Article summarizing the differences in terms of strength, durability and availability of Ipe decking vs. Cumaru decking. ... its reputation because it is naturally durable, stable, resists checking, and is absolutely gorgeous. With a deep and rich red brown color, Ipe is considered by most lumber experts to be the ultimate choice for high quality decking. ... This caused major problems because Cumaru has more of a tendency to show checking than Ipe. It was relatively easy to distinguish the ...

Red Balau Batu Decking | Houzz12 reviews · West of Market. 1.3K Saves | 3 Questions. The owners are a professional and a Japanese garden designer. The roofline of the residence and the simple Portland cement plaster and stained clear western red cedar create an archetypal image of house. The West of Market Residence has a formal entrance facing the street and layered gardens, terraces, and balconies facing the private rear yard. To Tile/paver on pedestal system - eunsun_noh. Embed Email Question.

Hardwood Decking Deals - 33 Photos & 10 Reviews - Building ...My wife ( a banker) made sure I paid with a credit card, as I had never traded with Scott and Hardwood decking Deals before. There was no cause for alarm...Scott is professional, passionate about his business, and personable. All I can add is that if every person I did business with (at home, in the office, with my broker, etc.) was like Scott...well, my life would be a lot easier. So, I started sanding and oiling the red balau posts and fascia for my new decks, which I finished constructing ...

Batu Hardwood Decking, Red Balau, Batu Wood Exterior Deck ...Batu hardwood decking supplier for exterior wood decks. Direct importer and wholesale distributor of Nova Batu / red balau exterior hardwood decks.

Balau Decking Boards For The Garden :: Wood And Beyond If you're looking for long-lasting decking, this red balau hardwood option is the perfect solution. balau hardwood decking is one of the best alternatives to Ipe when it comes to durability and ease of maintenance. red balau is a hardwood that hails from Indonesia and is highly sought after for decking, the world over. With a rich reddish brown colour. A particularly durable wood, it is rigid and doesn't misshape, warp or cup even as a result of harsh outdoor weather conditions. A highly ...

KAYU - Batu Hardwood versus IPE Hardwood14 Jul 2016 ... KAYU Batu is uniquely beautiful; darker reddish-brown in color and is a carefully selected red balau hardwood species; the result of over 30 years of extensive worldwide importing of hardwoods for the U.S. and Canadian markets. A proven performer for decades. KAYU - Batu Hardwood decking. Compare Batu and Ipe are two of t

KAYU Hardwood vs. Composite Decking - KAYU International, Inc5 Jul 2011 ... Composite decking is susceptible to mold problems since the wood used is normally left-over, pulp (small wood particles) that is of species not proven for outdoor durability such as KAYU Batu or KAYU DRM (Dark red Meranti). When this black mold forms it is a health factor and will need to be replaced. In turn, your composite deck will last forever in a landfill. Composite Decks Cannot be Refinished. Mold and mildew are not the only means to send your synthetic ...

Cleaning and Staining Your New KAYU Hardwood Deck5 Jul 2011 ... Your beautiful new KAYU deck has just been installed and now it's time for you to learn how to sustain its beauty. Like most things outdoor, your deck will.

Best Hardwood Decking Timber - Top 6 Options Compared - Wood ...4 Apr 2016 ... In this article we'll review a range of different hardwood decking timber options to help you decide which would work best for you. Teak. When people ... balau. balau decking is highly recognisable. A rich, dark red colour, this truly is a hardwood decking option that oozes class. This decking solution is perfect if you want a deck that gets better as time goes by. Starting out rich and dark, it loses none of its charm, but takes on a silvery hue as the years pass. What's more ...

Choosing Wood Decking | BuildingAdvisorMost builders in the eastern United States choose nominal 5/4×6 in. radius-edge (red) decking, which is milled to 1 inch thick and can span 16 inches. Western softwoods are typically ... Except where the decking is under a roof and well protected from sun and rain, it must be treated with a water-repellent preservative or stain to prevent problems. It is important to finish the wood .... red balau is a hard, dense wood with excellent resistance to rot and insects. It is a rich red color that is ...

Hardwood Deck Stains | Best Deck Stain Reviews Ratings12 May 2016 ... We have just installed a new Batu (red balau) hardwood deck, Northern California East Bay Area, summers will have full sun exposure. We were considering the Penofin hardwood oil but after reading some reviews are still searching. -Is the 1st year application process the only key to avoiding the molding/blackening? As long as mildecide Is in stain will we avoid that issue? -if our hardwood was already exposed to climate/air at local lumber yard is wait time before ...

Choosing Tropical Decking Woods - J Gibson McIlvain Company9 Jan 2018 ... red balau Deck red balau: This species substantially easier on the tools than some of its other tropical brethren. balau is in the Shorea genus which is explains its similarity to Mahogany in workability, texture, and color. It is quite hard and durable (harder than domestic Hard Maple) and much more color consistent and defect free than some of the other tropical decking species. Moreover it is about 1/2 the price of Ipe. This makes is a real star in the tropical decking ...

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