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Beach Cottage Compound contemporary-staircase

Beach Cottage Compound


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August 13, 2014
princessgrace wrote:
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Hello princessgrace,

I read a little more on comments that people had made and the architects stated it was amde out of a Brazilian Hardwood. Looking at the colors of it, it appears to have been made of Cumaru (Brazilian Teak), or possibly Ipe but they seem to light to be Ipe. Either one of those woods are great and are very slip resistant unlike regular metal or plastic.

Attached are pictures of Cumaru and Ipe so you can see the difference between them. Hope they help you out with your decisions and feel free to send us a message or give us a call if you have any other questions!
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August 9, 2012
Liz wrote:
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Urban Landscape
Very unique!
    Bookmark   April 4, 2013 at 5:03PM
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The stairs are a work of art!
    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 3:02AM
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