The best decking material EVER...Ipe This is a wood that will last 60 years or more...is splinter free, rot and bug

proof, has a class A fire rating and looks great.
My deck when installed in 1998
My deck again at 11...its now going on 14 and still looks great.
An ipe deck I completed for a client, Ipe posts, stainless steel rails,and a screw free install.
Another Ipe deck...Ipe ws also used as trim for windows and corners
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  • KMS Woodworks KMS Woodworks on Jun 03, 2014
    IMHO...I would rather use a sustainable natural product, rather than one made from petroleum products. Minor scraps and leftover materials can be used in the wood stove or for other projects like cutting boards furniture etc. leftover decking scraps are land fill fodder.
  • Rob Deason Rob Deason on Jun 04, 2014
    So would I, but ipe is NOT sustainable. The manufacture says it is, but their job is not to make a product, it is to make money.
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