Nothing beats the beauty of real wood. RainScreen siding of Ipe, Purpleheart, Massaranduba and other premium hardwoods are unique in appearance and many choices are available for color preference. No other siding material compares to the natural beauty and character of Brazilian Hardwoods.
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RealIpe™ & Real RainScreen™ Siding
Brazilian Wood Depot is the sole U.S. distributor of RealWoodTM – lumber which has passed rigid testing standards to be of the highest grade, and other important industry standards and benchmarks. To see more about the assurances of wood grading, milling and origin that the Real Wood™ brand provides, please go to RealWoodDepot.com. Any other provider of Real Wood™, including Real Cumaru™, Real Jatoba™, Real Tigerwood™, Real Garapa™, Real Massaranduba™, and Real Ipe™ has been supplied by Brazilian Wood Depot.
At Brazilian Wood Depot, we also place an emphasis on the proper shipment of our lumber, to ensure that your Real RainScreen Siding material arrives in the quality and excellent condition you deserve, preventing costly setbacks, stresses and inconveniences. With special wood crates for shipping and transportation, low overhead costs and large number of shipments, we can pass on great savings to you, while ensuring a smooth delivery process. We deliver across the entire United States.
Ultimately, with Real Ipe for your home, you’ll be receiving a beautiful, hassle-free and long-lasting choice that will make your house the envy of the neighborhood, but also simply a wise investment.
Call 770-242-0045 for any other information or for specific pricing on Ipe.
What is RainScreen Siding?
A: RainScreen Siding is designed to provide air ventilation on all four sides of the material. Air movement is created created by the fastening system and the vertical furring strips. More information on installation on the Siding Installation Document.
What affect does the sunlight have on the siding?
A: Sunlight has a greying effect on these woods. Messmer’s UV Oil can be applied to significantly reduce this process. In many circumstances, it can even revitalize the color of wood that has been exposed to sunlight, unprotected for many years. For more information on the greying process, watch this video.
What is the turnaround time for siding?
: Real RainScreen Siding is milled at our shop in Atlanta, GA. Turnaround time can vary, but we are generally able to turn around standard siding orders in 2-4 business days.
How can I receive my Siding lumber?
A: We pride ourselves on an efficient shipping process. Locally, BWD delivers materials in and near Atlanta, or with approved third-party delivery services. BWD uses third party LTL carriers to deliver directly to jobsites elsewhere in the United States, commercial or residential. Orders can always be picked up directly from our shop, in Atlanta, GA. Read more about shipping and delivery below.
How many linear feet make up one square foot of Real RainScreen Siding?
A: 2.6 LF = 1 SF. This is based on coverage with our patented H-Clip fastening system. Call us for more -information, 770-242-0045.
IPE SIDING – ASKED & ANSWERED
The internet has spoken and there are questions to be answered! No problem, we’re here for you! Ipe Siding is a popular option for siding, but many people just don’t know much about it, and contradicting information on the internet makes research even more difficult. Below are the most common questions about Ipe, Ipe Siding, and some other helpful FYI’s we think you’d want to know.