Yellow Balau vs. Teak

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Yellow Balau (also known as Bangkirai) and Teak are similar in many ways, both having a rich, golden brown color and high oil content making both hardwoods very durable and resistant to the elements, insects, warping and twisting.  Due to their extremely high density, both Teak and Yellow Balau are popular choices for outdoor furniture, […]

Top Deck Builder Compares KAYU Batu to Ipe

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I am a Class A deck and patio contractor in the Central Virginia area. I’ve used exotic hardwoods on deck projects for decades and have always used Ipe until I was recently introduced to KAYU Batu. I’ve been using KAYU for nearly a year now with outstanding results and honestly would not go back to […]

Big Savings on KAYU Balusters

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Hardwood balusters are an excellent way to complete the look of your new deck or porch. For a limited time KAYU is offering 2 X 2 X 3′ Batu and Bukit balusters for as low as 45% off! This special is too great to  pass up.  Get it before supply runs out! Contact KAYU today […]

Save on KAYU Batu

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If looking at your fence makes you think “oh no” more than “oh wow,” KAYU can help you! Our KAYU Batu 1 X 4 X 6′ and 7′ boards are the perfect material to build your dream fence with. For a limited time, we are offering our quality KAYU Batu hardwood 1 X 4 X […]

Naturally Beautiful Hardwood Flooring, Fencing, Decking and More

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Natural beauty is getting more difficult to find these days.  It seems that everyone is trying to replicate the unique beauty that can only come from the real thing.  Plastic “hardwood” flooring that snaps together for your kitchen, imitation marble made from concrete for your counters, PVC fencing and composite decking with “authentic” wood grain […]

Hardwood Decking That Makes You Feel Good

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Imagine you just finished a long day at the office.  It’s Friday and you are ready to go home and relax.  You walk into your house, perhaps a rustic log home with hardwood floors and mahogany cabinetry.  Your dog greets you and begs you to go outside and play.  Since the sun is still warm […]

KAYU on the Environment

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KAYU International, Inc. believes wood is one of the world’s most essential resources and is devoted to operating solely in countries that enforce strict environmental policies. There are many misconceptions that logging is equivalent with clear cutting or deforestation. Deforestation occurs when every tree in an area is removed and converted into non forest land […]

Spanning Your KAYU Hardwood Decking

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Now that you have purchased your premium, KAYU Hardwood Deck it is time to think about installation. Your decking span has a huge impact on the overall feel of your deck. Improperly spanning your deck can result in a springy, soft deck which will affect the feel, longevity and safety of your deck. Most species […]

KAYU Hardwood vs. Composite Decking

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There are many reasons why KAYU Hardwood Decking is a superior choice to composite decking for your new outdoor living space. This article describes just a few reasons why making the choice between a beautiful KAYU Hardwood Deck and a synthetic deck is much easier than you may have previously thought. Composite Decking is Not […]

Cleaning and Staining Your New KAYU Hardwood Deck

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Your beautiful new KAYU deck has just been installed and now it’s time for you to learn how to sustain its beauty. Like most things outdoor, your deck will be exposed to the elements, including sun, rain, snow and humidity. With just a few easy steps you can keep your deck looking immaculate for many […]