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Interior and Exterior Wood Spiral Stairs


Teak Hardwood Option from Unique Spiral Stairs



The following is acceptable for interior use

Teak

Sources
Southeast Asia & West Africa
Characteristics
A golden honey brown wood with darkish streaks with grain that is straight or wavy.
Milling
Blades must be sharp with minimal risk of tearing of chip out.
Shaping
Takes a superb edge.
Finishing
Experimenting with finishes is crucial due to the oil content of this wood.
Key Uses
Boat building, garden furniture, & decking.
Comments
This wood can be difficult to glue & finish. Wiping with an acetone will help ruduce surface oils.

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