5/4 x 6 Cumaru Tongue and Groove

June 28, 2016 2:33 pm
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5/4 x 6 Cumaru Tongue and Groove – Hardwood for the Porch You Always Wanted

If you’ve ever wanted to add a porch or a sun room to your home, nothing beats the tongue and groove decking profile. 5/4 x 6 Cumaru Tongue and Groove is a premiere choice for customers looking to add a beautiful covered porch or sun room to their home. This worry-free material will add a great value to your home and create a warm inviting space. This profile is slowly milled in our warehouse across the country to a net ‘finished’ dimension of approximately 15/16″ thick x 5″ wide. It is available in lengths from six feet up to twenty feet long.

Cumaru is commonly referred to as Brazilian Teak among builders. It has earned itself a great reputation for being a low-cost versatile wood that rivals Ipe in many categories. With a proven lifespan of up to and over 50 years, Cumaru has the ability to outlast and outperform composites and other hardwood alternatives.

Many of Cumaru’s great benefits are inside of it’s tight dense grain. Hidden beneath the golden brown, and reddish brown hue are natural oils that protect Cumaru from many elements. It is highly resistant to wood rot, mold, decay and wood boring insects. You won’t have to worry about the structural integrity of your deck for decades to come.

In time Cumaru will naturally age to a smooth silver patina. Plenty of customers choose to let their deck Patina as it provides the lowest level of maintenance while retaining all of Cumaru’s benefits. However, if you desire to keep the beautiful brown, red, and amber hues then all that is needed is a finish. Using Ipe Oil will allow you to retain those gorgeous colors for years to come. An occasional application will make your project look freshly installed for decades.

Our Cumaru is responsibly harvested from well managed forests. Each board we sell comes from a sustainable source and thanks to our mill in Brazil, we can oversee the lumber at each every step of the process.

Cumaru rivals Ipe in many categories and continues to outperform composites and hardwood alternatives.

To get more information about Cumaru, or to speak with one of our highly knowledgeable sales staff, contact us today and get your free Cumaru quote!cumaru-call-to-action