Oct , Just as building materialsfrom decking to framinghave continued to shift and grow, so have the options for the fasteners and hardware that go along with When a homeowner spends the money on Brazilian ipe or tigerwood or other exotic hardwoods, they re already laying down a chunk of money.
Jul , A swimming pool on the roof of this concrete residence by Brazilian architects Studio MK sits within the canopy of a coastal rainforest in S?o Paulo state Leafy fronds from the adjacent jungle creep over the edge of the decking, softening its edges, while a flight of steps at the back of the space leads up
Better known on the international market as Muiracatiara or Goncalo Alves, but does have lesser known names such as Brazilian Koa or Jabillo Available as both FSC and Non FSC certified Tigerwood, is kiln dried (KD) and available as decking, flooring, dimensional lumber, EE, SS, RS (Rough Sawn), deck tiles, and
Price depends largely on the wood used and level of effort for the prep of the pen blank More detailed designs of course require Bocote is in great demand for boat decking, fine cabinetry, fine furniture, decorative and figured veneer, moldings, inlay work, joinery, and turnery Bocote is sometimes used as a substitute for
Balau (Shorea) Balau is an imported hardwood Balau is a heavy, hard, and strong timber that dries slowly with moderate to severe end checks and splits The heartwood is durable to moderately durable and very Primary Uses Balau is used for heavy construction, frames of boats, decking, flooring, and utility furniture.
Aug , The house s appropriately simple decking, comprised of hard as nails Brazilian ipe wood, foregoes the traditional beach house front porch for a low, angled platform, devoid of railings Segueing almost seamlessly into the sandy oceanfront property, it affords wide open, unobstructed views of the Atlantic.
Feb , The rule of law what Guyana loses through export of timber logs to Asia, By Janette Bulkan, Stabroek News, February The fortnightly Timber Trade Marketing report from the International Tropical Timber Organization shows that Brazilian ipe decking (the end use for the Guyanese washiba)
Oct , Shorter Ipe boards used for docks can be significantly cheaper than longer decking boards In fact Ipe has become such an effective dock material that many of the sawmills we work with in Brazil produce foot Ipe boards that are ready for dock installation The surface boards on a dock take heavy