Ipe benches and pergola



Mataverde® Premium Ipe decking, boards, dimensional lumber, beams, posts and timbers can be used for any number of different outdoor structures and outdoor projects. From residential decks, fences, outdoor furniture to municipal boardwalks, rooftop decks to pergolas and backyard gazebos -- Ipe hardwood can be the ultimate material to select for a wide range of outdoor projects and outdoor structures.


Builders, Architects and homeowners have been relying on the strength, hardness and durability of Ipe hardwood lumber and decking materials for many years.  Wherever there is a sincere desire to use the best all natural outdoor wood products available, Ipe high density hardwood is the material of choice the world over. The natural slip resistance of Ipe decking makes this high density hardwood material an exceptional selection around decks, docks, hot tubs, pools, spas and other areas where safety is a major consideration. Experience the best outdoor wood with MataverdeDecking.com today! 



Mataverde Ipe Decking, lumber, boards, siding, beams and timbers are the ideal selection for projects where the following design criteria are key considerations:

Project Criteria





Sustainable building material Yes Yes Yes Yes
Available FSC® Certified Yes Yes Yes Yes
25 year limited warranty Yes Yes Yes Yes
High stability Yes Yes Yes Yes
High density Yes Yes Yes Yes
Natural slip resistance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Natural insect resistance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Natural decay resistance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Splinter resistant Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ages gracefully to silvery patina Yes Yes Yes Yes
Low life-cycle cost Yes Yes Yes Yes

The following project types and outdoor structures are particularly well suited for specific types of Ipe lumber materials as noted in the chart below:

 Project Type

  Appropriate Ipe Material for Selected Project 

Residential deck  Decking Lumber Boards Beams / Timbers
Porch flooring Decking ------- ------- -------
Pool/Hot tub area Decking -------- ------- -------
Railings Decking Lumber Boards Railing Parts
Walkway Decking Lumber -------  -------
Foot bridge Decking Lumber ------- Railing Parts
Pergola  Decking Lumber -------  -------
Gazebo Decking Lumber -------  -------
Boardwalk Decking Lumber ------- Beams / Timbers
Dock Decking Lumber ------- Beams / Timbers
Pier Decking Lumber -------- Beams / Timbers
Vertical siding  ------- ------- Siding -------
Rain screen siding  ------- ------- Siding -------
Fence Decking Lumber ------- -------
Trellis Decking Lumber --------  -------
Privacy screen Decking Lumber --------  -------
Outdoor Tables Decking Lumber Boards  -------
Outdoor Benches  Decking Lumber --------  -------
Outdoor furniture Decking Lumber Boards  -------
Outdoor kitchen ------- Lumber Siding  -------
Playground equipment Decking Lumber Boards Beams / Timbers
Planters/Flower boxes Decking Lumber ---------  -------