About Teak

Teak is recognized for its stability and durability under all weather conditions. Teak has long been the choise for marine use and ship building. Some parks have benches made of Teak that are over 80 years old.

Teak is a fine graned, dense hard wood that has tannic acid in it, this helps protect your furniture from insects, decay and rot. The oil in Teak gives a natural weather-proofing and makes a great choise for outdoor furniture. Teak may also be used indoors.

Teak may be left natural, oiled, varnished or sealed. If used indoors there will be less care needed, but you should keep an eye on it inside or outside. when left to age naturaly Teak will turn a light silver gray color, but the original color may be brought back by applying a coat of Teak oil to the surface.