What Makes Decking Eco-Friendly?
There are a number of sustainable forestry methods that produce responsible decking materials. Some of these practices include:
- Harvesting of fallen and dead trees
- Harvesting trees that no longer produce seeds
- Planting several new trees for each one harvested
How Do You Know You’re Buying Eco-Friendly Ipe?
When shopping for ipe wood, be sure to ask if the lumber supplier is a member of eco-friendly trade groups and organizations. Organizations such as the Forest Stewardship Council and the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) seek to promote eco-friendly forestry. When you choose our company, you can have peace of mind in knowing that our complete inventory of ipe is responsibly harvested from managed forests that practice sustainable forestry. By supporting and promoting widespread replanting programs, we continue to bring premium quality wood to the market without damaging the rainforest.
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If you want to make the eco-friendly decking choice, fill out our online quote form or give us a call at 1-877-232-3915.