Class A Deck Contractor Compares 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 Batu for over two years now with outstanding results and honestly would not go back […]

KAYU Yellow Balau is Back and Available Throughout US and Canada

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  KAYU Yellow Balau, also known as Bangkirai is stocked and available throughout the United States and Canada.  Similar to Ipe in strength, performance and durability with a gorgeous Teak color, this hardwood is an all around winner. Imported from Indonesia, Yellow Balau/Bangkirai has been used extensively for heavy duty construction, decking, outdoor furniture and […]

Save Big on Pre-Finished Mahogany Hardwood Decking

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If you thought a brand new hardwood deck was out of your 2013 backyard makeover budget, think again!  From now until the end of August we are offering huge savings on our 1 X 4 S4S E4E Siap Decking. KAYU Siap decking is a beautiful and durable Red Meranti (Mahogany) hardwood imported from South East […]

Premium Hardwood Decking Backed with a 25 Year Warranty

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Are you looking for a minimal maintenance, premium decking product you won’t have to worry about replacing in five years?  Are your hopes set on the natural beauty of an exotic hardwood?  If so, look no further than KAYU Batu. Not only is KAYU Batu naturally beautiful with proven performance in extreme conditions, it is […]

Looking for Tongue and Groove? We can help!

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Are you looking for premium tongue and groove hardwood for your upcoming outdoor summer project?  Perhaps you are building your new dream porch or looking to install new soffit? No matter your project, KAYU has what you need. KAYU stocks and delivers direct Batu and Dark Red Meranti reversible T&G “V” back.  Both species are […]

KAYU Products at a Glance

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  KAYU Batu (Red Balau) Carefully selected Balau hardwood species 100% natural, non-toxic, real wood 100% clear grade and always double checked by KAYU exclusive graders Durable and easy to maintain Sustainably harvested Class “A” Fire Rating Kiln dried for consistent application 25 year guarantee Tallies heavier in 8’-16’ Variety of sizes available   KAYU […]

5/4 X 4 X 6′ & 7′ Batu Shorts Special

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Want high quality decking at a more affordable price?  Look no further than KAYU Batu shorts.  Priced about 30% under our random and even length decking, “shorts” are an amazing way to get your dream deck even sooner than you thought. For a limited time, we are offering 10% off our 5/4 X 4 X […]

Ventilation and Spacing Essentials

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When building your brand new KAYU Hardwood Deck, it’s important to remember some key factors.  Hardwoods are a natural wood product and will expand in rainy, humid weather and contract in hot, dry weather.  If your deck is installed without proper airflow and spacing to allow for expansion and contraction you will inevitably face some […]