Thompson Mahogany: African Mahogany vs Sapele vs Utile Lumber

Our sister company Thompson Mahogany did a great write up comparing African Mahogany vs Sapele vs Utile Lumber. It does a good job of breaking down the difference in the three materials. It covers quality, color, grain, weight, drying, workability, durability, and usage. We carry African Mahogany Lumber, Sapele Lumber, and Utile Lumber also so please ask any questions below in…

Hardwood: Decking vs Lumber

It can be confusing for someone who is not familiar with buying wood lumber as to what the difference is between decking and lumber. For example, we offer both Ipe Lumber and Ipe Decking. They are similar but are meant for different final products and have different drying applied to each. Decking is Decking is…