MataverdeDecking.com Blog

Ipe Boardwalk Graces Bolden Park Community

Posted by Chris Nolan on Tue, Apr 16, 2019 @ 05:04 AM

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina – Bolden Park is the hub of this picture-perfect master planned community in Riverside. The entire development is thoughtfully prepared. It fits flawlessly into the rich natural landscape of the surrounding area. And at the heart of all is Bolden Lake with its beautiful Ipe hardwood boardwalk.

Read More

Topics: Ipe Decking, Marine Decking and Boardwalks

Ipe Decking Featured on Providence Pedestrian Bridge

Posted by Chris Nolan on Tue, Mar 19, 2019 @ 05:03 AM

Providence, Rhode Island – On the south of the city, a spectacular renewal is underway. After they rerouted Interstate 195 through Providence, the former site along the Providence River became available for redevelopment. After years of planning, budgeting, design competitions and finally, construction, a pedestrian bridge is nearing completion. They selected Ipe hardwood decking for its strength, durability and natural beauty.

Read More

Topics: Ipe Decking, Marine Decking and Boardwalks

Ipe Decking Stands the Test of Time on Florida Boardwalk

Posted by Chris Nolan on Tue, Jan 22, 2019 @ 05:01 AM

The Audubon Society has protected Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Florida since 1905. This unique, pristine wilderness area dates back over 500 years. The 14,000-acre sanctuary provides protection for many rare and endangered species of flora and fauna in the western Everglades. For visitors to see, without damaging the habitat, they built a boardwalk here in 2003 using high-density Ipe hardwood. 

Read More

Topics: Ipe Decking, Marine Decking and Boardwalks

Why Hardwood Decking is a Great Option for Boardwalks

Posted by Chris Nolan on Tue, Jan 8, 2019 @ 06:01 AM

Boardwalks have been part of the coastal American experience since they first arrived in the late 19th century. They have allowed millions of Americans free access to the ocean. Boardwalks have helped define personal experiences and created memories for so many, for so long. Originally, softwood boards were the only available option. Nowadays, hardwood decking provides a long-lasting natural wood solution for boardwalks and other decking projects.

Read More

Topics: Marine Decking and Boardwalks

Ipe Dock on Fisher’s Island, New York

Posted by Chris Nolan on Wed, Jan 15, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

Marine contractor Chris Drake, owner of Seaport Construction LLC in Noank, Connecticut, builds many types of docks, piers, seawalls and provides a wide variety of marine construction services throughout the northeast. Seaport Construction is a reliable company and their workmanship is excellent, which is why so many of their clients speak so highly of them.  Although this marine construction company provides many different services, we just love the Ipe docks they build.

Read More

Topics: Ipe Decking, Marine Decking and Boardwalks