Batu/Red Balau Hardwood Decking

Widely considered the Mahogany of Indonesia, Batu Hardwood decking (Red Balau) boasts a beautiful range of reddish brown tones. Its strikingly rich appearance will give your outdoor project the look of luxury, but at a considerably lower price than most other tropical hardwoods. Plus, you can take comfort in know that at the Decking Superstore, all our Batu products are of the highest quality.

Benefits & Fast Facts

Elegance Personified

Perfect for refined tastes, the rich lustre of this stunning hardwood offers remarkable color consistency.

Budget Friendly

Batu offers the beauty and durability of a tropical hardwood, but is easier on the wallet than its Brazilian counterparts.

Heroic Hardiness

When it comes to durability, Batu is often compared to Teak because of its superior strength, sturdiness and stability.

Low Maintenance

Batu can be left unsealed to weather naturally, or you can apply an oil finish to maintain its rich reddish brown tones.

Batu/Red Balau Hardwood Decking Grades

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As with all building materials carried at the Decking Superstore, our premium Batu products are graded carefully to ensure you get the right product for you project. Furthermore, our Batu decking is sourced from sustainably managed forests, so it’s a tropical hardwood you can feel good about it.

What We Carry

As we have the largest selection of Batu/Red Balau Decking in the Western United States, we always carry the most common sizes for your decking project.  We also offer custom milling, and can usually have your product ready within 1-3 days.  Please contact us for pricing and availability today.

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1 x 4 Available Lengths

8 / 10 / 12 / 16 / 20

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1 x 6 Available Lengths

8 / 10 / 12 / 16 / 20

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5/4 x 6 Available Lengths

8 / 10 / 12 / 16 / 20

~ We’ve been at it since 1965 ~

We are experts in the field. We know all our products—composite, PVC, capstock, hardwood, redwood—inside & out.

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We’re here to help. We’ll custom mill your specialty order on site and on time.

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