1 x 4 + Plus Pregrooved Ipe
1 x 4 + Plus Pregrooved Ipe – Unparalleled Beauty for Your Deck
1 x 4 + Plus Pregrooved Ipe is a long lasting durable wood that has numerous applications. It’s pregrooved edges allow for a hidden fastener system that provides a beautiful clean surface with no visible screw heads. It’s a great option for projects like decking, benches, fences and more! This profile in slowly milled in our warehouses around the country to a net ‘finished’ dimension of approximately 21 mm thick x 3 1/2″ wide. It is available in lengths from up to twenty feet long.
When compared to standard dimensional lumber, our +Plus line of decking material adds a bit of thickness to the wood that brings extra strength and longevity. It’s a great way to add extra stability to your project while keeping affordability in mind.
Ipe’s botanical name is Tabebuia. It sometimes also called Brazilian Walnut and Ironwood. An untreated board of Ipe has a deep rich brown color with some boards exhibiting red and amber tones. If left untreated, Ipe will naturally mature to a smooth silver patina.
To preserve it’s luxurious rich color, you can simply make us of Ipe Oil. With Ipe Oil you can help ensure that your project will retain it’s beautiful deep color. It can help keep your deck looking newly installed for years to come.
In the video above you can see that Ipe clearly outperforms other decking options like Douglas Fir and Southern Yellow Pine in many categories. such as Density, Stability, Durability and Lifespan. It has excellent resistance to wood rot, mold, decay and termites, which makes it a great option for customers who want a strong long lasting decking material for their outdoor project.
Ipe will outperform any hardwood alternatives in any climate. It has been proven to outclass other products during its lifespan while providing a sophisticated look to any home or job site. If you’re like many who desire a dependable, attractive, and strong deck surface, then the selection of 1 x 4 +Plus Pregrooved is for you.
For more information about Ipe feel free to contact us and get your free 1 x 4 +Plus Pregrooved Ipe quote!