Mahogany decking comes in a wide-range of species and color, supplied by many countries around the globe. However, not all mahogany decking options are alike. The type of mahogany decking you’ll find most here in Greater Boston and in the rest of the country will refer to — American Mahogany. American Mahogany has a very deep rich reddish color that most have come to enjoy, especially in New England. American mahogany decking comes from primarily Mexico, Central and South America. Generally, Mahogany decking has been viewed by many homeowners for its decking being a hard and highly durable. Since mahogany decking is a harder more dense wood, it has the tendency not to buckle, split or warp.
Also, please note Mahogany decking will be a little more expensive than pressure-treated or most composite decking, however it’s well worth the investment and looks great to home-buyers and is durable.
When installing the mahogany wood decking, it is aesthetically most attractive to create a picture-frame on the outside perimeter of the deck surface using long Mahogany decking boards. using stainless steel screws for decking installations.