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WHAT THE HECK IS GOIN ON? MY TEAK IS A ZEBRA!

WHAT THE HECK IS GOIN ON? MY TEAK IS A ZEBRA!

Working with Teak: “Why is my teak so streaky, white, orange, zebralike–not honeycolour?!?”Welcome to our 6th of six blogs on “Working with Teak”.  For those who have not seen our other video blogs, my name is Robert.  Today I will show you the amazing transformation...

Working with Teak:  Sealers and Finishes

Working with Teak: Sealers and Finishes

What are the best ways to preserve Teak? In our fifth blog we explore Sealers and FinishesFinishes are very dependent on user preference and on the use of the teak.  In many cases, if the use is highly specific, (like marine decking maintenance) it is best to talk to...

Working with Teak: Cutting, planing, gluing and sanding.

Working with Teak: Cutting, planing, gluing and sanding.

What are the best ways to work with Teak? In our fourth blog we dive into working with teak, focusing on cutting, planing, gluing and sanding. Teak varies in colour according to origin, so try to buy all the boards you need from the same source, so you can get a...

Understanding The Properties of Teak Wood

Understanding The Properties of Teak Wood

What are the properties of teak hardwood? In our third blog diving into the most common questions about our teak, we outline what the unique characteristics of teak wood (Tectona Grandis) and why it is superior to other woods in many areas.

Understanding Teak Wood Plantations

Understanding Teak Wood Plantations

What makes a teak wood plantation different from old-growth teak? What are the conditions that teak can grow in? How can we make teak growing sustainable? We’ll answer all of these questions and more in our latest Mys-Teak vlog.

Understanding The Properties of Teak Wood

Understanding Teak Wood Grading

What do the various grades of teak wood (Tectona Grandis) mean? What do FEQ, FSC, or G1S stand for? We’ll show you the differences between the different grades of teak hardwood and how you can save money on your next teak wood project.