cumaru decking

Hardwood Decking
Exotic Tropical Hardwood Deck Material

Nova is the leading hardwood supplier of tropical hardwood decking & exotic hardwood decking material. We are a direct importer of tropical exterior hardwood decking materials.

Naturally Durable, Sustainably Harvested

Nova's hardwood decking line includes the very best decking products available on the planet. Sustainably harvested, exotically beautiful and incomparably durable, the Nova decking line has a real wood product to serve every need.

Ipe Decking, Brazilian Walnut Decks

Ipe hardwood is the very best hardwood decking available. We stock a full line of deck boards including 1x4, 5/4x4, 1x6 and 5/4x6; as well as accessories such as 2x2, 2x4 thru 2x12 and 4x4 posts. We stock our full line of material in both Portland, OR and Tilton, NH; please contact us for details. We also specialize in direct shipments of deck boards from South America. Standard tallies are 30% max 8-10', with 30% minimum 16-20'. Our tallies generally run long with as much as 40-50% 16' and longer. We have partnered with a number of customers this year to offer kiln dried programs in Ipe hardwood decking.
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Batu Decking, Red Balau Decks

batu decking

Our Batu product line is ideal for customers who want the rich classic look of Mahogany plus long-lasting durability and visual appeal from their decks with minimal maintenance efforts. Consisting of only a few select hardwood species found within the Shorea genus, Batu (also known as Membatu, Red Balau and Mangaris) is known for its hardness, beauty and natural durability. Adding to the product's appeal is the fact that Batu hardwood is carefully selected to achieve a nearly blemish free decking with excellent color consistency, superior strength and natural durability. In order to assure customer satisfaction, our Batu Decking is carefully kiln-dried and inspected before shipment by Nova's Indonesian staff at the source. Professional builders and do-it-yourselfers alike will enjoy working with Nova Batu Hardwood Decking because of its high quality and consistency. Batu Decking is available in 1x4,1x6, 5/4x4, 5/4x6, 2x2, 2x4, 2x6, and 4x4 sizes and can also be supplied in handrail, 1x4 and 5/4x4 T & G porch flooring plus trim boards from 1x8 through to 2x12. Exotic Batu offers lengths from 8' to 20' and comes both yard-packed and pulled-to-length.
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Cumaru Decking

An excellent substitute for expensive Ipe, Cumaru hardwood is a golden brown to medium brown wood with similar strength and durability properties to Ipe. Cumaru hardwood is always kiln dried for stability and is available in standard decking sizes of 1x4, 1x6, 5/4x4 and 5/4x6 with stock points in the US.
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Cambara Decking, Mahogany Decks

Cambara Hardwood Decking is available in 1x4, 1x6, 5/4x4, 5/4x6, 2x2 and 2x4 sizes. 1x4 T & G flooring and pattern 132 are also available. Our Cambara Decking is available in three grades, Clear All Heart, Clear Mixed Grain (with max 30% sap) and Clear Unlimited Sap. Each grade can be either unfinished or prefinished and sold direct ship from our mills overseas.
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Tigerwood Decking

tiger wood decking

Tigerwood Hardwood Decking makes a visually striking deck with excellent stability and weathering properties. With a regularly applied oil finish, you can retain the color and grain characteristics, or you can let the material age gracefully to a natural silver patina. Tiger Wood hardwood is available in 1x4, 1x6, 5/4x4 and 5/4x6 deck boards from our US warehouses.
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Garapa Decking

Garapa Hardwood Decking is a relatively new entry into the tropical wood decking scene. Naturally golden brown, Garapa is stable, strong and naturally durable. Please contact us for direct shipments from South America.

Massaranduba Decking, Brazilian Redwood Decks

Extremely hard and naturally durable, Massaranduba Hardwood has been used for many years as exterior decking in North America and Europe. Not the most stable tropical wood, our Massaranduba is kiln dried and therefore requires 1/4" spacing between boards. We have limited inventory in the US but can arrange direct shipments from South America.
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Jatoba Decking, Brazilian Cherry Decks

Normally used for flooring and furniture, Jatoba Hardwood is also available in decking. Jatoba Hardwood Decking is naturally durable and very stable for exterior use.
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Meranti Decking, Mahogany Decks

We have direct sourcing for Dark Red Meranti in a variety of sizes from 1x4 thru 1x12, 5/4x4 and 6 decking, dimension material, and specialty components. Meranti Decking is the choice for classic Mahogany decking. Beautiful, easy to install and naturally durable. Material is stocked in our Boston warehouse.

Our Commitment to Quality

We are committed to providing the best hardwood products, service and value possible. Beyond its own product exports, Nova offers a wide selection of superior quality tropical hardwood products from a network of the leading manufacturers in South America. With multiple offices in Brazil and Southeast Asia, we offer the very best in quality control, logistics, product knowledge and supplier relationships. We employ our own quality control personnel at the manufacturer to monitor the production, packaging and shipping of our hardwood products, ensuring that our exacting standards are met on every shipment.