TEAK WOOD

Teak is a close grained hardwood with high natural oil content. It is highly resistant to rotting and almost impervious to the effects of sun, rain, frost or snow. These characteristics make it the ideal timber for all outdoor applications. Many other hardwoods are used for outdoor furniture and some are even marketed as ‘teak substitutes’, however, there is no substitute for teak and no other hardwood will perform to the same standard as teak in outdoor conditions.

Only premium grade plantation grown teak is used in Teak4Life Furniture. The features of premium grade teak are consistent grain structure, the absence of knots, splits or cracks. All teak furniture comes in natural smooth finish.

Teak does not require any special maintenance routine. Left outside, the exposed surfaces of the furniture will become a soft silvery grey in color. Besides, weather will cause some surface erosion leading to slight surface roughness, possible mildew and checking. Checking is a natural process that occurs when teak develops small cracks in the end grain. However, this does not affect the durability of teak furniture.

All teakwood we use in our production comes from teak plantations only. Even more, now we also implement SVLK (timber legality verification system), a series of ongoing processes aimed at generate the standards expected to provide legality and assurance for all parties. With this system, overseas consumers were not need to doubt the legality of wood from Indonesia.

 

TEAK ROOT

Our teak root furniture made of teak tree root wood log taken fromteak plantation in Java Island of Indonesia is the home of finest and largest teak plantation in the world. None of our teak root furniture made with teak root log taken from rain forest, in fact teak tree cannot even grow in rain forests.

Although the tree was felled some many years ago the are now replanting these fields and so instead of just burning these roots someone said “why don’t we make something interesting and useful from them”, and so a new industry was born and here are a few gorgeous examples, each one different and unique.

Our teak root furniture is the new additions to the range of our other beautiful furniture. These items are carved from the root of the teak tree.

 

SUAR WOOD

Suar Wood Furnishings is committed to bringing you eco-friendly home furnishings that are both stylish and functional. Our products include an extensive line of hand carved wood twist stools, end tables, reclaimed wood side tables, spa essentials, wall panels.

Suar wood furniture has a unique wood fiber, so it is good for furniture models. But back to the tastes of each person, because each person’s taste will not be the same. But at its core, indeed Suar wood furniture has a unique characteristic that distinguishes the kind of furniture normally. Uniqueness Suar wood furniture can be seen most easily in desain.

Unlike the type of wood furniture in general, the wooden furniture is usually Suar wood used in each component thickness and width. In addition, color and motif on Suar wood fiber also is unique, therefore, Suar wood furniture mostly finished using natural colors ( looks original timber ). Wood fiber width and unique motifs, which makes Suar wood furniture now more and more in demand.

SUAR WOOD (Saman Samanea) In Indonesia, called “Suar Trees” with the botanical name Saman Samanea. This tree usually reaches heights of 50 – 80 feet. Its is a non endangered and fast growing tropical hardwood with a criss cross, interlocking grain which reduces the possibility of cracking occurring due to climactic changes.

This wood is used frequently for large sculptures and even furniture and compares favorably to woods such as Black Walnut. Suar trees grow in many different countries and areas, including Hawaii and it grows naturally in almost every area where it has been introduced. In other countries this tree is known as Rain Tree or Monkey Pod.

 

SYNTHETIC RATTAN

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All our wicker furniture is hand woven with Viro® fiber, a premium synthetic Polyethylene fiber. Viro® is high flexible, UV and weather resistant. This fiber is designed to be insensitive to temperature differences ranging between -25C-70C. It is 100% recyclable and resistant to chlorine and salt water. Strong and Durable, Recyclable and Washable Maintenance Free.

This type of furniture can be left outside all year round and is able to stand very low and high temperatures. When very cold, the weave will become somewhat stiffer than normal and in extremely hot temperatures the weave will become more elastic. The furniture will retain its normal elastic property once the temperature stabilizes.
However, to meet our customers satisfaction, we also provide other well known synthetic wicker in the market such as Rehau®.

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