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Species

Caribbean Pine

The tropical pine with the widest geographical distribution. Good aesthetic appearance, light yellowish coloration, easy to work with.

Suitable for construction and carpentry work, it is used to manufacture furniture (beds, windows, wardrobes, chests of drawers, trunks, tables, chairs), floors, sheets for plywood or chipboard, homes, poles, farm poles, crafts, moldings, bodies, agricultural implements, containers, boats, fine brushes and tools handles and to make cellulose pulps.
Suitable for tongue and groove interior ceilings, provided there are no moisture problems It is usually used for firewood.

Elliotis | Taeda Pine

Commonly known as Elliotis pine or slash pine, is a medium to large coniferous tree native to the southern United States and is one of three southern yellow pines. A mature tree can reach 100 ft and can live for up to 200 years. The slash pine is often mistaken for Pinus taeda (loblolly pine) but can be differentiated by needle abundance and length, cones and bark.

P. elliotti’s durable and hard wood is an important source of timber in the United States and is used for construction. The large amount of resin it produces is used to produce turpentine and rosin. The fast-growing, hardy tree is also a preferred species for reforestation projects and timber plantations. Its IUCN Red List status is “lower risk/least concern”.

Plantation Teak

Our Plantation Teak has an excellent quality and density. Heavy, resistant and very durable. It is a little oily to the touch. Great natural durability and dimensional stability. Antiseptic resin that makes it resistant to the attack of termites, acids and fungi.

Ideal for Boat construction, indoor and outdoor furniture, carpentry, joinery, railway sleepers tracks, floors, vehicles parts, musical instruments, sporting goods, toys, packaging, tanks, cooperage, drawers, decorative plates, posts (for construction, for transmission and for fences), handles for tool implements, turnery, crafts, pilings for bridges, firewood and coal, agricultural implements and wagons. It is optimal for outdoors, being able to adapt to extreme weather conditions.

Purple Heart

Also known as Peltogyne or Amaranth (Exotic Wood). Freshly cut the heartwood is dull grayish/purplish brown. Upon exposure it becomes a deeper eggplant color. Purple Heart is challenging to work with but it is extremely durable. Also, it can resist both decay and most insect attacks.

Dragon Wood

Dragon wood is a rare species renowned for its beautiful color a deep reddish/orange background with dark vein stripes dramatic & durable perfect for any luxury decoration.

Naranjillo

Platonia insignis, the sole species of the genus Platonia, is a tree of the family Clusiaceae native to South America in the humid forests of Brazil, Paraguay, parts of Colombia and northeast to Guyana; specially in Amazon Rainforest. Common names include bacuri (and numerous variant spellings thereof; bacurí, bacury, bakuri, pacuri, pakuri, pakouri, packoeri, pakoeri), maniballi, naranjillo and bacurizeiro.

Guachapalí

Guachapalí, also known as Monkey Pod, naturally grows in dry sites of central america It has a soft open grain similar to walnut’s with a deep elegant brown color & sturdy and heavy density

Guanacaste

Imported from central america this highly valued wood has a beautiful golden-brown Hawaiian koa/Acacia-likefigure we maximize the contrast of the natural grain in our hand-made process.

Quira

Is one of the most noble and precious woods in the world. Hard, heavy and strong, it has a straw-yellow sapwood while the heartwood is a magnificent intense caramel. Decorated with wide bands and a far darker hue, it results in a distinct appearance.

Despite its weight and hardness, this wood has excellent properties which allow it to be used with all kinds of hand and power tools. Because it is so dense and compact, it can be machined and polished to obtain pieces that seem to be made of acrylic materials.