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Abaco Decking is a straight, tight-grained tropical hardwood with a reddish-brown tone. Kiln-dried, it is termite and rot resistant, with density, strength, and hardness properties comparable to ipe (abaco is a bit denser but slightly less hard). Available in 3/4- and 1-inch thicknesses in widths of 3 1/2 or 5 1/2 inches, with square or grooved edges (the latter for use with clip fasteners), one face has a smooth finish, while the other is molded. Prices start at $4.50 per linear foot. Universal Forest Products, 855.235.4659,

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