You want your pool and its surroundings to be just perfect, right? That’s why you are looking for the best quality finishing for your pool terrace. Ipe is an elegant and highly resistant exotic wood, that’s why it is often used for outdoor installations and especially for ipe terraces. This wood species is most often used in the construction of outdoor wooden terraces. But what makes it so unique?
The terrace in ipe wood brings certain warmth and luxury as well as ensures a product of premium quality. Ipe is a brown to reddish colored wood, native to South America, in particular to Brazil. Ipe wood is known for its unique properties and sometimes is even called “ironwood”. This exotic wood species is rot-proof, which makes it resistant to humidity, mold, insects and so on. It adapts to the US climate remarkably well. Moreover, the characteristics of ipe wood make it an exceptionally durable material, which is why ipe terraces near swimming pools are so popular today. Its lifespan can be up to 75 years. Ipe offers stability and hardness without any deformation, slots or cracks. In addition, ipe wood is known for its heat-resistance. So if you live in a hot area, ipe wood is a perfect choice for you since it prevents your terrace from aging and deformation. TX Fence & Deck can bring South America to your home. Besides the ipe wood, we offer a selection of other exotic wood species.