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Evergreen Consulting / 4EGC
Laurel Road: Evergreen Consulting and E2 Homes
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Modern ipe deck and landscape. Landscape and hardscape design by Evergreen Consulting. Architecture by Green Apple Architecture. Decks by Walk on Wood Photos by Harvey Smith
Ipe 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
Also, the wood is so dense, it can burn out drill bits quickly.
ipe 25 yrs. or more can dull drill bits
IpePros: 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 a brownish gray over time. This material is said to
“Deck” — tonimarconi
Terra Firma Design
5 Reviews
Queen Street Rooftop
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The ipe wood is easy to maintain (it just needs occasional oiling), is long lasting and has a rich, warm look.
The ipe wood is easy to
the roof/wood, could be an access ramp to the trellis, or better yet, the upper patio
Covering an existing slanted roof in ipe wood added a modern touch. To keep the slanted area from feeling awkward on its own, Aiken installed a separate ipe-clad sink and storage area to accompany an outdoor grill across the terrace. The
roof in ipe wood added a modern touch. To keep the slanted area from feeling awkward on its own, Aiken installed a separate ipe-clad sink and storage area to accompany an outdoor grill across the terrace. The ipe wood is easy to maintain (it just needs occasional oiling), is long lasting and has a rich
“make sink base from cedar?” — Kara Kronenwetter
Northworks Architects and Planners
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Thistle Hill Farm
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kind of wood product, concrete, tile? Love the look!
surround is ipe, a durable and low-maintenance wood.
The old barn’s original limestone foundation walls form a terrace between the pool and the house. The pool surround is ipe, a durable and low-maintenance wood.
Ipe wood to make surround around pool
The wood decking and stone retaining wall are great. Wonder how wood would hold up in hot AZ sun?
surround is ipe, a durable and low-maintenance wood.The doors lead to a garage built into the hillside and with a garden on top. The outbuildings in the distance are original to the property; you can see some of the crops growing in the distance.
“limestone foundation walls + ipe (durable and low-maintenance wood)” — Alice Araujo
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Huettl Landscape Architecture
8 Reviews
concrete stepping pads, Ipe' deck, water feature, grasses
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pads, Ipe' deck, water feature, grasses
Hi, I want to build a wood patio. What type of wood should I use to get a long lasting nice finish. Julie
Did this Ipe deck experience cupping and unevenness?
and the Ipe' deck had not been stained yet in this image.
We usually use redwood or Ipe' wood. Redwood is softer but will hold a stain longer. Ipe' is more scratch resistant but it is hard to get a sealer to penetrate, so people often
issue with Ipe. It all depends on the installer. If you pay high price, demand perfection. Ventilation is important, but also the materials used for install. Sealing all sides helps expand and contract, but there's a reason that some of the world's largest boardwalks use Ipe, because it works!
“flooring border” — melisseellis
Beach House Design & Development
7 Reviews
13th Street
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We live in the tropics and would like to use ipe in our bathroom because of its hardwood property. Recommendations of manufacturer of sink vanity?
Love your vanity! Is this a custom made job? What kind of wood it is?
IPE due to density and humidity of bath - cabinet fabricator did a great job
Ipe wood vanity, thick glass on shower but mostly open.
not outdoor but high humidity. Ipe
bringing the wood Element in - but this feels a bit heavy and not convinced it'd still feel clean or current in 10 years.
Like faucet and wood type. Ipe
Like the wood vanity with faucets coming out of the wall/mirror, but want the wood to be older and more distressed.
“Espacio para toallas” — melissaguevara
Maienza-Wilson Interior Design + Architecture
14 Reviews
Montectio Eco-Luxury
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Rocks and wood- good for corner by wheel chair ramp
Entry rock garden and wood paneling
ipe wood with cut out entrance feature
Ipe wood was used for the siding and decking. To qualify for LEED Platinum certification, Maienza and Wilson had to make sure all the tropical wood was FSC certified.
Ipe wood was used for the siding and decking.
Ipe wood was used for the siding and decking. To qualify for LEED Platinum certification, Maienza and Wilson had to make sure all the tropical wood was FSC certified.
“simple, stark” — From the Ground Up Landscape & Garden Design
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Berkshire House exterior
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Roof, Ipe Wood Decking o Interior: Bamboo Flooring, Caesar Stone Countertops, Slate Bathroom Floors, Cherry Cabinets, Aluminum Clad Wood Windows with Low E, Insulated Glass, Hot Rolled Black Steel Cladding Project Description: A modification of the 2-Bar Bridge, L Series typology, the Berkshire House
Nice mix of cable and wood.
Roof, Ipe Wood Decking oInterior: Bamboo Flooring, Caesar Stone Countertops, Slate Bathroom Floors, Cherry ...
love the wood look, and the overhang to open deck idea with lighting
“deck and rail” — karwhite
Narofsky Architecture + ways2design
8 Reviews
Port Washington Residence
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We are looking to finish the Ipe wood we received before having it built into front steps. We love the colour of this wood, what do we use to have it stay this colour? Thank you in advance! Michele
Bathroom - wood slat wall with spaces
Wood stump idea for wood coffee table hidden safe box Richy's place
like the woods and ferns in the bath, with the implied natural light for the plants.
ipe slats. in bathrooms, living room ceiling, walls
es on IPE wood - We are looking to finish the Ipe wood we received before having it built into front steps. We love the colour of this wood, what do we use to have it stay this colour? Thank you in advance! Michele Less Like 2 Comment June 16, 2012 Show 1 more comment mcbeigh Thanks very much
“Finishes on IPE wood - We are looking to finish the Ipe wood we received before having it built into” — toto1945
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