In Duvall, Washington, these homeowners are enjoying spectacular sunsets on an exotic porch that they installed themselves with materials provided by East Teak Fine Hardwoods, Inc. The ipe decking is tongue-and-groove porch flooring was milled to the customer’s specifications and the ipe handrails are East Teak’s own ETW 9303 profile. We can also custom mill garapa wood and cumaru wood to be used as tongue and groove porch flooring.
For those of you that are unfamiliar tongue and groove or T&G as some call it is what is traditionally used for cover porches it give the porch decking less gapping when completed. It also has a beautiful finish look. Below is a image of a Milled piece of wood that has the tongue and groove you can see how board laid next to each other would interlock together. Please let us know in the comments below if you have any questions about tongue and groove or ipe porches. Also you can contact us to find out more about pricing or best practices for installation.