191,772 Tropical Hardwood Home Design Photos

Evergreen Consulting / 4EGC
Laurel Road: Evergreen Consulting and E2 Homes
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Ipe *oh so beautiful but non (long) renewable Pros: This very dense tropical hardwood has become popular in recent years as a longer-lasting alternative to commonly available woods. Ipe can be sealed to maintain its deep reddish color, or it can be left untreated, in which case it will turn
Pros: This very dense tropical hardwood has become popular in recent years as a longer-lasting alternative to commonly available woods. Ipe can be sealed to maintain its deep reddish
IPE WOOD Pros: This very dense tropical hardwood has become popular in recent years as a longer-lasting alternative to commonly available woods. Ipe can be sealed to maintain its deep reddish
Pros: This very dense tropical hardwood has become popular in recent years as a longer-lasting alternative to commonly available woods. Ipe can be sealed to maintain its deep reddish
“Deck” — heyjudith1
Union Studio, Architecture & Community Design
Sandbar Residence
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Products Lab. It classifies native U.S. woods into categories depending on their natural resistance to decay. I’ve supplemented the list with a few tropical hardwoods, as they’re often even more well suited to resisting decay, given their natural growth environment. Pressure-treated wood, by way of comparison
grown for commercial lumber harvesting, and the milling of it dulls saw blades quickly. And many of the highly desired decay-resistant woods are tropical hardwoods whose forests face environmentally devastating harvesting practices. Seek out wood certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC). The FSC
“want this” — Dee Ellies
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Teplin
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It is custom designed. The posts are steel and the substructure is pressure treated wood and the top is Ipe' hardwood.
That is Ipe' hardwood, but you can achieve a similar look with stained redwood.
has been in vogue in recent years, and many types certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) are available.Various woods, especially the tropical hardwoods, like teak and ipe, come in and go out of fashion in the building industry and can have a high potential for commercial exploitation. Use lumber
Ipe deserves special mention because there are so many available products that use this beautiful wood. Ipe is sourced from the tropical tree genus Tabebuia, also known as Trumpet Tree in South Florida. It is an extremely dense wood that weathers beautifully over time to a light silver-gray. Ipe has
“Bench” — alisonmmead
Estes/Twombly Architects, Inc.
2 Reviews
Field House
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Products Lab. It classifies native U.S. woods into categories depending on their natural resistance to decay. I’ve supplemented the list with a few tropical hardwoods, as they’re often even more well suited to resisting decay, given their natural growth environment.Pressure-treated wood, by way of comparison
“field house example” — Mitchelville Real Estate Group (MREG)
Ventana Construction LLC
11 Reviews
Decks
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Tigerwood, Lacewood, Cumaru, Garapa Gold Etc. A wide variety of other tropical hardwoods is also available, with a range of cost, durability and performance, and the same installation options as ipe.Some have a grain that tends to
Tigerwood, Lacewood, Cumaru, Garapa Gold Etc.A wide variety of other tropical hardwoods is also available, with a range of cost, durability and performance, and the same installation options as ipe. Some have a grain that tends to rise when the wood is wet, some are more malleable for curved decks,
“Railling” — Gene & Laura
Hufft Projects
2 Reviews
Baulinder Haus
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The wood covering the exterior is vertical shiplap siding milled from FSC-certified machiche, a tropical hardwood. Hufft says this wood was chosen “for its density, durability and warmth against the dark metal of the exterior.” The painted stucco on the ground
The wood covering the exterior is vertical shiplap siding milled from FSC-certified machiche, a tropical hardwood. Hufft says this wood was chosen “for its density, durability and warmth against the dark metal of the exterior.” The painted stucco on the ground floor sits between the wood and the dark
“I like the timber and black mix of materials” — Keith Browning
Fine Decks Inc
20 Reviews
Davidsonville Radius deck
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and many types can be installed with concealed fasteners just like dense hardwoods. Composite decking manufacturers now offer not only different colors, but also textures and even copies of grain patterns of tropical hardwoods.Cons: In climates where green things grow on surfaces, no matter what you
“How to transition decking vis a vis expansion” — gfitch2
Norelco Cabinets Ltd
7 Reviews
Hawaii 1
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Darker ceiling with lighter floor- all hardwood
just different tropical sophisticated looks for your room
Gorgeous tropical master bedroom
Tropical bedroom...Tropical hardwoods...medium hardwood
“recessed tv area” — amto
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