Ipe (Inychophora Pinnata) is a large tree that grows up to 35 m in height. It is a hardwood tree that produces cones and has left in the same color as the needles. This tree has purple flowers with bright blue petals and has yellow color leaves and yellow flowers.
Ipe wood is used for furniture, flooring, flooring boards, ceiling panels, decking, siding, cabinets, doors, kitchen cabinet fronts, painting, wallpaper, and many other types of furniture. Ipe is a very strong and durable hardwood. You can use Ipe wood for paneling, stucco, veneer, and paneling.
Ipe can be stained or painted. It can also be coated with lacquer or lacquers. Ipe will scratch very easily. If you do not want to keep the Ipe surface smooth and clean, you can polish it. You can use regular polish or aluminum oxide (molybdenum dioxide) based polish.
Ipe is a good choice for framing, but you have to make sure that it is properly dried before putting up any of its hardwood products. Ipe is easily damaged if it is exposed to excessive heat. Teak wood If you use Ipe for other purposes than patio furnishing, then you might want to consider getting it dry-walled.
You have to make sure that the natural moisture content of the air in your house is below 50%. Otherwise, the wood can soak up all the moisture and cannot withstand further exposure to moisture.
If you are using Ipe in your house for floor tiles, then you have to follow the correct procedure for applying the floor tiles. Firstly, you have to clean and remove all the debris from the floor, then place the floor tiles evenly on the floor, apply a protective coat of varnish or clear lacquer, and finally sand the surface.
If you use Ipe in your house for hanging curtains, then you should clean the clean surfaces properly and wash it. Then, cut the cloths according to the measurements and place them carefully on the cloths tray. Next, place the floor mats and set the trap doors, and finally apply the protective coat of varnish or clear lacquer.
The way to install I’m in your house is easy, and you can do it by yourself if you are equipped with the proper tools. However, you have to consult a professional for installing Ipe in a certain patio or balcony. You have to remember that Ipe is very heavy, so you have to take care of its structure and the quality of its components while installing it.