Ipe, also called Brazilian Walnut, is one of the most highly regarded natural decking materials. As a completely natural product, it is an eco-friendly choice. Its strength, hardness, and beauty make it excellent for outdoor decking and siding applications. Ipe wood is resistant to rot, insect attack, mold, and marine borers – exceptional attributes that do not require toxic chemical treatments.
Ipe wood is naturally fire-resistant is rated A1 for its fire resistance. The wood has high wear durability and resists splinters and checks. It is not uncommon to see Ipe wood decks last 70+ years!
Tropical Forest Products sources Ipe wood from forests that have been legally demarcated for lumber. Our lumber is certified at source and during shipping by an independent third party.