FSC Dark Red Meranti

Sterritt Lumber is proud to offer its valued customers a truly stunning product: FSC Dark Red Meranti!

FSC Dark Red Meranti possesses an incredible combination of beauty, performance, strength, and durability that is rare among even the world’s finest building materials products. Also known as “Meranti bukit,” FSC Dark Red Meranti is the only available tropical hardwood species that can yield such a vast range of products that discerning customers desire. This beautiful hardwood has been a proven performer as an elite decking material as well as a top trim and flooring product. It is also the perfect solution to decking accessories, stair treads, siding, and finish lumber.

Harvested in the sustainable forests of Malaysia, FSC Dark Red Meranti displays a rich color and a varied grain that makes it a prized material among both homeowners and contractors. This makes it a perfect applications for dozens of projects that call for an elegant look and a durable structure.

Here are just a few more of the many prized qualities of Dark Red Meranti:

It is the preferred species for wide boards and profiled mouldings due to its straight grain and fine texture!

It machines exceptionally well: FSC Dark Red Meranti planes, bores, and turns to a smooth finish. In fact, when treated with an oil-based finish, the surface of this fine material assumes a glossy property!

It takes to paints and stains beautifully!

It is versatile enough to yield decking sizes, dimensional boards, and posts!

Strong and durable, this species is completely rot and pest-resistant!

Sterritt Lumber’s Dark Red Meranti conforms to the strict environmental standards put forth by the Malaysian Timber Certification Council (MTCC).

Some of the dimensions and sizes of FSC Dark Red Meranti available through Sterritt Lumber include:

1 x 4″ edge and center bead
1 x 6″ edge and center bead
1 x 4″ tongue and groove
1 x 6″ tongue and groove
2 x 4″ sanded four sides
2 x 6″ sanded four sides
2 x 8″ sanded four sides
2 x 10″ sanded four sides
2 x 12″ sanded four sides
1 x 6″ sanded four sides
1 x 8″ sanded four sides
1 x 10″ sanded four sides
1 x 12″ sanded four sides
5/4 x 8″ sanded four sides
5/4 x 10″ sanded four sides
5/4 x 12″ sanded four sides
5/4 a 12″ stepping

When you invest in Sterritt Lumber’s FSC Dark Red Meranti, its versatility allows you to get a beautiful and long-lasting product for dozens of applications. Contact one of our experts today and inquire about all the uses for this stately hardwood!