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…

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Video: What is Jatoba Wood Lumber?

Here’s our video with Matt, expert sales representative, about the Jatoba Wood Lumber that we carry. We provide you with information about the wood and how to use it. If there is any additional information you would like please let us know below in the comments. For those of you that don’t know Jatoba Wood  is…

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Video: What is Lenga Wood Lumber?

Here’s our video with Matt, expert sales representative, about the Lenga Wood Lumber that we carry. We provide you with information about the wood and how to use it. If there is any additional information you would like please let us know below in the comments. For those of you that don’t know Lenga wood, or fireland…

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“Straight Curves” designed & made by NK Woodworking

Here is another amazing staircase that is designed and made by NK Woodworking based out of Seattle. The Project is “Straight Curves”. Material used include Sapele and White Oak. East Teak provided the lumber used in Sapele stringers, and balustrade (railings). The textures in the Sapele and really brought out in their amazing work. I…

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Video: What is Bubinga Wood Lumber?

Here’s our video with Matt, expert sales representative, about the Bubinga Wood Lumber that we carry. We provide you with information about the wood and how to use it. If there is any additional information you would like please let us know below in the comments. For those of you that don’t know Bubinga Wood is…

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“Curved Harmony” Staircase. Designed & Made by NK

Here is another amazing staircase that is designed and made by NK Woodworking based out of Seattle. The Project is “Curved Harmony” Staircase installed in 2013. The Staircase is made of White Oak, Walnut and Sapele. The stringers and handrails are made from Sapele lumber from East Teak Fine Hardwoods. The textures in the Sapele and really brought out…

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“Ocean Side” Staircase – Designed & Made by NK Woodworking

NK Woodworking is an award-winning custom staircase and furniture and design company in Seattle. NK Woodworking won 4 out of 5 awards (Most Unique Staircase, Best Straight Staircase, Best Balustrade and Best Stair Part) at the 2014 Stairways Manufacturers convention in April 2014 for this project. The Founder and Designer Nathie Katzoff is only 26 years…

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Video: What is Sapele Wood Lumber?

Here’s our video with Matt, expert sales representative, about the Sapele Wood Lumber that we carry. We provide you with information about the wood and how to use it. If there is any additional information you would like please let us know below in the comments. For those of you that don’t know, Sapele is used…

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Custom Hardwood Millwork and Mouldings

Here’s our video with Matt, expert sales representative, to cover our capabilities in Millwork and Moulding. We covered what we offer, how you order, turn around times, and our quality of workmanship. At East Teak we offer custom millwork and hardwood mouldings in any of the fine hardwoods that we offer. We can handle your millwork…

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