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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.

FREE Shipping In Canada!

FREE Shipping In Canada!

Mys-Teak Announces Free Shipping Within Canada! Looking to order teak for your next project? For a limited time, Mys-Teak is offering FREE SHIPPING on any retail purchase over 10 board feet in quantity*. Able to pick up direct from the warehouse? Call us! Get Free...

What do you really know about Teak? Get the facts!

What do you really know about Teak? Get the facts!

When you think of teak, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? A wave-splashed boat deck, a sun-dappled, poolside terrace, a tasteful dining set or exquisite, unique coffee table that is more conversation piece than a place to rest your cup? Teak, or Tectona...