outdoors – massaranduba
indoors / covered areas – ash
-a tropical wood sustainably forested in South America.
-extremely robust and dense timber commonly used in exterior timber construction.
-a hard-wearing timber that maintains its surface texture with age
-it has a natural deep rich, red colour, which eventually fades to a desirable patinated grey with time.
-a sustainably grown timber from North America and Europe, renowned for its strength and flexibility.
-ash is an open grain wood,
-surfaces are sealed with water based sealant
–only suitable for indoors
more information on these finishes can be found here