KAYU Team Moves Into New Office

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The KAYU International team welcomes change with a new office located in Tualatin, Oregon.  We are thrilled to have the extra space and look forward to a wonderful 2012.  All contact information, including PO Box mailing address, phone number and email addresses all remain the same.

Introducing KAYU Mas™

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It is with great enthusiasm KAYU International introduces KAYU Mas™ the latest addition to our hardwood decking line.  KAYU Mas™ is a highly durable, rich colored hardwood imported from Indonesia.  We strongly believe it is a great alternative to highly priced Ipe as its density is about 5% higher.  Please contact KAYU today for KAYU […]

KAYU Batu Receives Class A Flame Spread Result

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KAYU International is pleased to report KAYU Batu meets the requirements for a “Class A” Flame Spread in accordance with the requirements described in the California Building Code, Chapter 7A (for State Fire Marshal), “Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure.  This is the highest possible rating. You can view the California Department of […]

Hardwood Post Special

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Nothing compliments your beautiful hardwood deck like hardwood posts and balusters.  For a limited time, we are offering our KAYU-Bukit (Dark Red Meranti) posts for special pricing.  Contact KAYU today for details and pricing.   Big savings also available for KAYU-Batu and Bukit balusters.  Supply is limited, don’t let these great deals pass you by! […]

New Year, New Deck…

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The new year has finally arrived, which means spring is right around the corner.  What a perfect time to finally replace your old deck with a new, gorgeous deck made from KAYU hardwood. KAYU is currently offering great value on several products, including our Batu shorts and balusters. We also have great decking accessories available. […]

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 […]