Also known as Brazilian Teak, Cumaru has very similar characteristics to the Brazillian hardwood Ipe, and is a top choice for a hardwood decking material.
This long lasting, prized hardwood has beautiful dark red/yellow/brown hues distinguishing it from the other tropical hardwoods. This is a great choice for residential and commercial projects, from decking and siding to commercial boardwalks and public walkways. Many of our customers choose Cumaru as an affordable alternative to Brazilian Ipe decking.
Inset: Cumaru Vertical Grain Closeup
Cumaru is a top choice decking and siding product with the highest level of durability, resistance to rot, mold, decay and insects.
Cumaru’s density and strength shows when walked on, where this decking has very little give or bounce to it. The Janka hardness of Cumaru decking can also withstand high amounts of foot traffic. Cumaru has a fine grain and a subtle waxy feel, and is proven to last up to 50 years in any climate, without preservatives. Cumaru is exceptionally scratch resistant and weathers storms and UV rays. Cumaru is the perfect decking material that lasts and looks beautiful for decades to come.