Brazilian Teak Decking (Cumaru Decking)
BRAZILIAN TEAK and Cumaru are both common names for the species known as Dipteryx Odorata. Brazilian Teak is famous for being one of the world's premier exotic flooring options. With vivid colors ranging from golden brown to mahogany red, Brazilian Teak provides homeowners across the world with a durable and attractive interior surface. However...
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Brazilian Teak is also one of the most beautiful and affordable hardwood decking options available?
Brazilian Teak decking is over three times harder and stronger than its more expensive rival, Burmese Teak. Moreover, our Brazilian Teak decking provides an ultra-low maintenance decking solution that is as beautiful as it is durable!
Is Brazilian Teak a better value than Burmese Teak? Scroll down to the chart below to discover the reasons why Brazilian Teak is a much better decking option than traditional Teak.
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How Does Brazilian Teak Compare to "Traditional" Teak?
BRAZILIAN TEAK DECKING
|Smooth and vivid golden brown to reddish brown color with a very distinguished grain pattern.||APPEARANCE||Uniform tan to brown without markings. Grain is usually straight to slightly wavy.|
|3540 lbs||JANKA HARDNESS||1050 lbs|
|50+yrs with no chemical treatment||LIFESPAN||10 - 15 years with no chemical treatment|
|Strong scratch resistant surface||DURABILITY||Middle-of-the-road durability. Weathers fast especially in coastal conditions.|
|Exterior Decking, Boat Decking, Siding, Interior Flooring, Docks||USES||Interior Flooring, Boat Decking, Siding, & Docks|
|Average cost of a 1,000 sq ft. Brazilian Teak Deck made with 1x6 decking = $5,000 (approx.)||COST||Average price of a 1,000 sq ft. Burmese Teak deck = $20,000 (approx.)|
|*CHOOSE BRAZILIAN TEAK OVER TRADITIONAL TEAK & SAVE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS*|
Brazilian Teak Pricing & Technical Information
Nearly the strength of 5/4x6, nearly the price of 1x6!
*The added thickness of Advantage 1x6 ® decking gives your deck extra strength, with very little added cost.
AdvantageLumber.com carries Brazilian Teak (Cumaru) in all the sizes and profiles you need to get your exterior deck or siding project off the ground.
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