Tag: Dark red meranti

Robin Wilson

Deck Maintenance

Kayu President’s Opinion on Deck Maintenance “all deck surfaces need sweeping and cleaning” President’s opinion on deck maintenance My primary concern for writing this blog, is that anyone might think that the maintenance of Kayu® decking is anywhere near excessive, because cleaning should never be a reason to use another deck material over Kayu®. All deck surfaces need sweeping and cleaning. Read More The Proven Way A proven way to utilize Kayu® decking is to finish our hardwood with one coat of oil and let it “silver out” and enjoy

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KAYU®- Batu ™ Hardwood versus IPE Hardwood

KAYU® Batu ™ is uniquely beautiful; darker reddish-brown in color and is a carefully selected Red Balau hardwood species; the result of over 30 years of extensive worldwide importing of hardwoods for the U.S. and Canadian markets. A proven performer for decades.   Compare… Batu and Ipe are two of the highest density, quality and performance hardwoods available today. Both prized for their beauty and durability. Both hardwoods can range from moderate to higher priced decking, depending on species, sizing and grade of material. Because these hardwood decking species last

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KAYU Exotic Hardwood Decking – Start Living Your Dream

KAYU ® International has skillfully provided our customers with Quality Lumber, Dependable Service at Affordable Prices for more than 20 years now! Our Owner and President, Steve Wilson, has been in the Lumber Industry for more than 40 years and began Importing Lumber from SE Asia in the early 80’s. He continues to acquire KAYU’s Exotic Wood from many of the same Mill Owners that he has for past decades.  With this level of experience and success you can be reassured that you will be getting the products you need and

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KAYU ® Hardwood Decking

Timeless Elegance KAYU ® Golden Balau (Bangkirai/YP) Decking   KAYU ® Batu (Red Balau) Decking   Looking to add a new element of interest to your back yard or courtyard? A hardwood deck with KAYU ® Golden Balau (Bangkirai/YP)    KAYU ® Batu (Red Balau) can add a dramatic effect and create a highly versatile area. Whether it is keeping it simple for a traditional style extension from your back door or being more creative with the use of levels and structure for entertaining, there are many unique ways in which

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KAYU ® Mahogany (DRM) Decking

Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti        Kayu International, Inc. with over 20 continuous years of successful business is a globally recognized leader of premium, imported hardwood decking, Truck and Trailer Decking. Kayu buys direct from the source in SE Asia, we specialize in providing custom patterns and sizes at the best prices and delivered to you. Understanding about Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti: Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti is among the most commonly used decking types. This is popular because it’s 100% clear grade type of hardwood which is native to

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Build Beautiful Decks With Authentic SE Asian Wood!

KAYU ® Batu (Red Balau) Decking KAYU ® Batu is also known as Red Balau and is a vibrant Dark Red in color. Batu is a prevalent choice of wood because of its durability and resistance to insects, twisting and warping.  Also worthy of noting, because of its excessively hard density and elevated oil content it is ideal for outdoor decks and furniture.  Many of our customers also prefer KAYU ® Batu (Red Balau) Decking for building outdoor furniture, cabinets and more.   KAYU ® International, Inc. with over 20

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Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti

KAYU ® Mahogany (DRM) Decking Understanding about Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti: Mahogany – Dark Red Meranti is among the most commonly used decking types. This is popular because it’s 100% clear grade type of hardwood which is native to Southeast Asian countries. The botanical name of Dark Red Meranti is Shorea acuminata. There is much more to know about this species. And, this article will help you in understanding about Dark Red Meranti in a better way. Various Names Adopted by this Species: Dark Red Meranti has adopted various

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Wood Decking – Batu – Red Balau Hardwood Decking

Wood Decking KAYU ® Batu Red Balau is a dense and resilient wood with a dark red color KAYU ® International specializes in exotic hardwood products, including decking, flooring, truck & trailer decking and dimensional lumber.  KAYU provides additional value added services such as pre-finishing and special, hard to get sizes and profiles. Our exotic hardwood decking is 100% natural and exceptionally beautiful.   KAYU ® Batu is a carefully selected, Balau hardwood species.  KAYU Red Balau Batu has a 25 year limited warranty, is 100% clear grade and has a gorgeous

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Hardwood Decking – Kayu International Announces Our New Logo!

The Kayu team is please to announce our new logo. We have refreshed our colors and added a symbol. Our brand symbol indicating our solid upward growth and the closeness and balance between our three key components….our suppliers, customers with us in the middle adjusting constantly to both, with continued improvement. We want to thank all our suppliers and customers, for their ongoing support and guidance. Our commitment to improvement has never been stronger. Steve Wilson   Our Sales Team at KAYU ® International, Inc. are the ‘Wood Experts’.  We

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Robin Wilson

KAYU Batu (Red Balau) Hardwood Decking

100% Natural – uniquely beautiful, KAYU ® Batu is a carefully selected, Balau hardwood specie. Dark red in color, 100% clear grade, with a 25 year limited warranty. With over 30 years of experience importing hardwoods for the U.S. & Canadian markets, KAYU provides the highest quality hardwood decking products and is recognized as the market leader of Red Balau decking. Available sizes Most popular sizes are: 1 X 4 1 X 6 5/4 X 4 5/4 X 6 S4S E4E Please contact us for more information on specific profiles,

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